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  • sources@ SEATTLE/ ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 31- SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk flew to the Seattle area in June for meetings with engineers leading a satellite launch project crucial to his space company's growth. Within hours of landing, Musk had fired at least seven members of the program's senior management team at the Redmond, Washington, office, the...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 15- French planemaker Dassault Aviation will nudge up production rates on certain business jet models, including its Falcoln 8 x and 2000 jets, Chief Executive Eric Trappier said on Monday, a sign of broader industry demand for corporate aircraft. We are at the moment increasing a little bit our rate of production, Trappier told reporters ahead of...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 15- Aerion Supersonic, the developer of a $120 million supersonic business jet, said on Monday it would be able to take off and land without regulatory changes in the United States, a potential boost to efforts to bring back faster air travel. "We're on track to fly in 2023, and before that year is out cross the Atlantic at supersonic speed, which will be...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 15- The latest features of corporate jets, from high-end technology to hot showers at 40,000 feet, are on display at a flagship industry show in Orlando this week, where planemakers expect booming demand, helped by U.S. Tax changes that allow deductions for corporate jets have traditionally stimulated demand for pre-owned planes, "which then...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 15- Dassault Aviation Chief Executive Eric Trappier said on Monday the French planemaker will raise production rates slightly on certain business jet models, including its Falcoln 8 x and 2000 jets, in a sign of broader industry demand for corporate aircraft. We are at the moment increasing a little bit our rate of production, Trappier told...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 15- The latest trends in corporate jets, from high-end technology to hot showers at 40,000 feet, are on display at a flagship industry show in Orlando this week, where planemakers expect booming demand, helped by U.S. The world's largest market for executive aircraft is the United States, where Democrats have criticized Republican Trump's recent...

  • ORLANDO, Fla. Oct 14- Embraer SA is adding two longer-range business jet variants to its mid-sized Legacy line, featuring revamped cabins and technology that reduces turbulence to create smoother flights, the Brazilian plane maker said on Sunday. The launch of the two Praetor models- named after Ancient Roman officials- coincides with the business jet...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Oct 10- Boeing Co is building the largest rocket in NASA's history but the aerospace giant's "poor performance" has resulted in an $8.9 billion price tag that is double the initial budget and could further delay the launch, the U.S. space agency's watchdog office said on Wednesday. NASA spokeswoman Kathryn Hambleton said the agency was restructuring...

  • The SEC on Tuesday said SeaWorld and Atchison downplayed the documentary's impact from Dec. 2013 to Aug. 2014, even as bad publicity began hurting attendance and SeaWorld' s reputation. SeaWorld' s share price tumbled 32.9 percent on Aug. 13, 2014, wiping out more than $832 million of shareholder value, after the Orlando, Florida- based company finally acknowledged...

  • LAS VEGAS, Sept 11- Diane Han is trying to leave the Las Vegas of her childhood behind. Han, 25, grew up in Las Vegas, but went to college in the Bay Area for college and spent a year there working as a biochemist. Few cities were hit as hard as Las Vegas by the 2008 financial crisis and recession, which eroded consumer spending on the sort of fast thrills the city had to offer...

  • Sept 6- The National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday it is investigating Delta Air Lines engine failure that occurred on Wednesday. The crew of the Boeing 757-200 with 127 persons onboard, shut down the engine and safely returned to Atlanta without any injuries to the passengers, the U.S. safety board said in a tweet...

  • The fourth-largest U.S. bank has given 60 days notice to 638 mortgage employees across the country, Wells Fargo spokesman Tom Goyda said in an emailed statement, with cuts concentrated in Orlando, Florida; Ranch Cordova, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Charlotte, North Carolina. Wells Fargo has been making sporadic cuts to its mortgage workforce as...

  • Aug 13- The S&P 500 index treaded water on Monday as high-flying companies such as Apple and Amazon hit record highs, offsetting declines in shares of U.S. lenders due to a plunge in Turkish lira. Apple's shares jumped as much as 1.6 percent to hit a record high of $210.95 and Amazon.com rose as much as 2.1 percent to an all-time high of $1,925.00, while Google-parent...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Divorce crushed Dennis Nolte's retirement plans not once but twice. The first time, which was more than 20 years ago, "everything burned to the ground," Nolte said. He had to start over financially from scratch.