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Boeing has 273 net orders through July compared with a negative 27 for Airbus due to cancellations. Earlier in the week, Airbus said it topped Boeing in unadjusted orders for all types of planes so far in 2014, saying it won 980 new orders through July, compared with just 837 for Boeing.
NEW YORK, Aug 8- Boeing has pushed some factory work on the 787 Dreamliner to the uncovered tarmac outside its assembly plant in Washington state in an effort to keep churning out the popular plane at a rate of one every three days, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
SINGAPORE, Aug 6- Indonesia's Lion Group, which boasts an order backlog of about 500 Boeing and Airbus aircraft, has clinched the first deal for its leasing subsidiary in a key diversification move for one of the world's fastest-growing airlines.
PARIS, Aug 4- Airbus overtook Boeing in unadjusted aircraft orders for 2014 after last month's Farnborough Airshow, but continued to lag its U.S. rival when taking into account cancellations, company data showed on Monday.
PARIS, Aug 1- Airbus's summer sales campaign with the new A330neo airliner has triggered warnings of potential oversupply in the wide-body market and of a bruising price battle as the older-generation model undercuts rival Boeing's 787 Dreamliner.
Aug 1- Aircraft components maker Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year forecast, as Boeing Co and Airbus boosted production to meet surging demand for planes.
Aug 1- Aircraft components maker Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc posted a quarterly profit compared with a loss a year earlier as customers Boeing Co and Airbus boosted production to meet surging demand for large planes.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh sanctions against Russia, big-name earnings and U.S. GDP.
*Airbus Group says cancellations linked to overbooking. *Airbus says focusing on Dassault stake sale. PARIS, July 30- Airbus Group moved to allay concerns over a wave of order cancellations on Wednesday, sparking a rally in its shares helped by better than expected half-year results.
PARIS, July 30- European stocks dipped on Wednesday, with shares in oil major Total falling on worries over its investments in Russia and after posting a drop in profits.
PARIS, July 30- Airbus is talking to a "couple" of existing A380 customers about taking two nearly completed superjumbos left without a buyer after the collapse of a deal with Japan's Skymark Airlines, Chief Executive Tom Enders said on Wednesday.
PARIS, July 30- Airbus Group on Wednesday reported first-half underlying operating profit up 10 percent and reaffirmed its forecasts for the year, seeking to dampen concerns among some investors about the health of the commercial jetliner market.
Aerospace and defense firm Airbus reported a rise in both revenues and net profit for the first half on Wednesday, while confirming 2014 guidance.
PARIS, July 30- Airbus Group on Wednesday reported first-half underlying operating profit rose 10 percent and reaffirmed its forecasts for the year, telling investors not to worry about the health of the commercial jetliner market.
SINGAPORE, July 30- Boeing has this year raised by 7 percent its forecast for global demand for commercial airline pilots to 533,000 over the next 20 years, citing rising deliveries of aircraft and buoyant demand from the Asia Pacific. In June, Boeing said that airlines are projected to order 36,800 new planes worth $5.2 trillion over the next 20 years.
Airbus could sell 100 or more of its newly launched A330neo planes at this week's Farnborough International Airshow, CEO Tom Enders said.
European shares closed higher, with earnings news from the U.S. and merger and acquisition activity helping bourses post healthy gains.
Boeing dismisses launch of rival Airbus's A330 neo and what the CEO of U.S. group describes as "older technology".
European markets finished slightly up on Friday afternoon, after wobbling around the flat line throughout the day.
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