European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company EADS NV


  • DUBAI, Feb 3- A team of French entrepreneurs will meet Iranian business leaders on Monday on one of the biggest foreign trade missions to visit Tehran since the Islamic Republic won an easing of some economic sanctions. Our investors never entirely abandon Iran.

  • Airbus heading back to number 1 in deliveries: CEO Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 7:32 AM ET
    Fabrice Bregier, chief executive officer of Airbus

    The president and CEO of Airbus has told CNBC that the planemaker will be back at the number one slot in terms of aircraft deliveries.

  • Airbus CEO coaxes ECB to go ‘further’ Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 7:13 AM ET
    Airbus A350

    Airbus CEO Fabrice Bregier hopes the European Central Bank (ECB) will advance its efforts to support the region's economy in 2014, he told CNBC.

  • European shares close down, track Wall Street Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 11:59 AM ET

    European equities closed lower on Wednesday after a U.S. budget deal added to expectations the Fed will scale back stimulus soon.

  • EADS cuts 5,800 jobs amid massive restructuring Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:05 AM ET
    An A380 aircraft under construction at an EADS factory in Toulouse, France

    European aerospace group EADS has announced plans to cut 5,800 jobs at its Airbus Defence and Space Unit by the end of 2016.

  • Europe shares close higher, boosted by Wall Street Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 11:42 AM ET

    European equities closed higher on Monday after a negative start, boosted by strong trading on Wall Street, plus euro zone trade surplus data.

  • Gulf airlines drop $150 billion at start of airshow Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 3:54 AM ET
    Boeing headquarters in Chicago.

    Dubai flag carrier Emirates will buy more Airbus A380 superjumbos, the airline's chairman said at the opening of the Dubai Airshow.

  • Boeing: No more 777X talks, could build in Japan Saturday, 16 Nov 2013 | 2:49 PM ET
    Boeing headquarters in Chicago.

    Boeing said it has no plans to reopen talks with a union representing Washington workers who have rejected a labor contract linked to its newest jet.

  • New airline seats still put the squeeze on fliers Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    Airlines are using new seat designs that allow an extra row of seats into economy cabins and, in some cases, an extra seat into existing rows.

  • ECB mustn't try to weaken euro: Lufthansa CEO Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 8:35 AM ET

    The strong euro has weighed on Lufthansa's earnings this year, but its chief executive said the ECB should not intervene to weaken the currency.

  • No comment from Emirates on $30 billion Boeing deal Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 6:40 AM ET

    Reports that Emirates Airline was poised to sign a $30 billion 100-jet deal with Boeing drew a swift refusal to comment from the carrier on Monday.

  • Up big, this fund poaches talent from SAC, others Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 11:48 AM ET
    Softbank is a favorite long position for Conatus.

    High-flying Conatus Capital has poached talent from other leading investment managers in the last few months, including SAC and GLG.

  • Has the business jet market bounced back? Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    While the global economy has begun to recover since 2008, the business jet market is still struggling, according to research from Citigroup.

  • Japan Airlines orders 31 A350 jets from Airbus Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 2:05 AM ET
    Fabrice Bregier, chief executive officer of Airbus SAS, left, and Yoshiharu Ueki, president of Japan Airlines Co. (JAL), holds a model of an Airbus A350 aircraft during their joint news conference in Tokyo, Japan,

    Airbus announced it had won its first jet order from Japan Airlines on Monday, breaking into the last major aviation market dominated by rival Boeing.

  • Lufthansa signs record deal with Boeing, Airbus Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 11:58 AM ET

    German airline Deutsche Lufthansa announced its largest-ever aircraft order on Thursday, worth 14 billion euros ($19.0 billion).

  • EADS sees flat to lower defense revenue Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 8:47 PM ET
    An Airbus A320 - similar to the aircraft used by Air Algerie.

    EADS is opting out of bidding on some U.S. weapons programs as it adjusts to cuts in U.S. defense spending, and it expects flat to lower revenue in defense business in coming years.

  • 5 million new US jobs by 2020—in manufacturing? Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    The U.S. is becoming one of the lowest-cost countries for manufacturing in the developed world, indicating a renaissance of the goods-producing sector.

  • EADS changes name to Airbus, raises jet order goal Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 2:10 AM ET
    An Airbus A320 - similar to the aircraft used by Air Algerie.

    Europe's EADS on Wednesday confirmed plans to reorganize in three divisions and change its name to Airbus, adopting the look and feel of its arch-rival Boeing in a bid to become more competitive.

  • Europe closes lower after week-long rally Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 12:05 PM ET

    European shares closed slightly lower on Friday after posting four days of successive gains, with weak data from the euro zone showing that its economic recovery still hangs in the balance.

  • America's Cup May Not Be a San Francisco Treat Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    Larry Ellison celebrates after Oracle Team USA  won a semifinal match race during the America's Cup World Series last August in San Francisco.

    The City by the Bay is preparing to host the America's Cup, and some wonder if it's worth the expense. The cost to taxpayers could top $22 million, but Mayor Ed Lee says fundraising is on track.