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Boeing to deliver 100 aircraft to India in five years


March 14th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 14 (IANS) The Boeing Co. has an order book of 100 aircraft from India including 37 B-787 Dreamliners and plans to deliver them over four to five years, ... Read more...

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Boeing to pay Air India $500 mn for delayed deliveries


March 14th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 14 (IANS) The Boeing Co. has agreed to compensate Air India $500 million for the delay in the delivery of 50 aircraft, but the state-run carrier is pushing ... Read more...

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China’s passenger aircraft to triple by 2030


September 8th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 8 (IANS) China's commercial passenger aircraft will triple over the next 20 years driven by the country's sustained economic growth, experts said.US aircraft maker Boeing Co. forecasts that ... Read more...

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Vandenberg Launches Mammoth Sized Delta IV Rocket


January 21st, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) California witnessed the most awaited and the biggest rocket launch ever at the Vandenberg Air Force Base of Santa Barbara County. The rocket, namely Delta IV ... Read more...

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Chinese president’s US trip focused on business


January 19th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao began a four-day state visit to the US clearly focused on business, much like his host President Barack Obama's trip to ... Read more...

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World’s most advanced Dreamliner jet to roll out soon


January 14th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the world's most advanced and fuel-efficient passenger jet whose delivery has been delayed six times since the 2008 deadline, is likely to enter ... Read more...

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Obama armed with $10 bn Indo-US deals and 54,000 American jobs


November 6th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama was Saturday set to unveil a more dynamic business relation with India with commercial deals worth over $10 billion that will also address ... Read more...

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Airlines to need over one million staff in 20 years: Boeing


September 16th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 16 (DPA) The global commercial aviation industry would need more than a million pilots and mechanics within the next 20 years with the Asia-Pacific leading the demand, US planemaker Boeing ... Read more...

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Boeing raises commercial aircraft sales forecast for India


August 3rd, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) With rising passenger traffic, Indian carriers will require 1,150 aircraft by 2030 for as much as $130 billion, the world's largest manufacturer of commercial aircraft, Boeing Co., ... Read more...

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US jet shatters hypersonic flight record


May 28th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A US Air force plane, the X-51A Waverider, created history, when it accelerated six times the speed of sound in 3 minutes, during an ... Read more...

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Northrop pulls out of refuelling tanker deal with EADS


March 9th, 2010 - 5:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Paris, March 9 (DPA) US firm Northrop Grumman has pulled out of a partnership with Europe's EADS over a disputed $35-billion contract to build aerial refuellers for the US Air Force, the ... Read more...

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Boeing unveils first 787 Dreamliner interior on 3rd flight-test airplane


February 4th, 2010 - 4:09 am ICT by BNO News
EVERETT, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Boeing Co. unveiled on Wednesday the first 787 Dreamliner featuring interior components, the company said.The third flight test airplane has a partial interior that provides a ... Read more...

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Boeing to open second plant at North Charleston


October 30th, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Carolina, Oct 30 (THAINDIAN News) Boeing Co. delivered a beautiful promise to South Carolina on Wednesday, when it promised that it will open a second assembly line for its long-delayed 787 jetliner ... Read more...

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Boeing submits proposals to India for Apache, Chinook choppers


October 23rd, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) US aerospace major Boeing has submitted two proposals to the Indian Air Force (IAF) offering the AH-64D Apache and the CH-47F Chinook for India's attack and heavy-lift ... Read more...

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Production begins on China’s jumbo jet


September 9th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Hong Kong, Sep.9 (ANI): China's largest domestically-produced jumbo jet made its international debut at Asia's biggest air show in Hong Kong Tuesday.The single-aisle C919 is a jetliner with up to 200 seats ... Read more...

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US stocks gain on GDP report, oil rise


August 28th, 2009 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 28 (DPA) US stocks gained Thursday after economic output figures signalled that the country's recession could be nearing an end. The US economy shrank an annualized 1 percent in the ... Read more...

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Air India awaits Boeing Dreamliner’s takeoff


July 24th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) Boeing Co. has reported better-than-expected second-quarter results but failed to answer when will its troubled 787 Dreamliner, 27 of which have been ordered by Air India, fly for ... Read more...

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Air India has not cancelled any order, says Boeing


July 22nd, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Boeing Co, the world's second largest commercial aircraft maker, Wednesday said it has not received any proposal from India's cash-strapped national carrier Air India for deferring or ... Read more...

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Clinton ‘optimistic’ about end-user defence pact with India


July 18th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Saturday said she was "optimistic" about concluding a defence pact that will enable the US to monitor the end use of the arms ... Read more...

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Continental Pilot Dies In Mid Flight


June 20th, 2009 - 3:38 am ICT by GD
The pilot of a Continental Airlines passenger flight died while on board. The two co- pilots managed a safe landing for the Boeing Co. 777 plane in spite of the mishap. ... Read more...

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US stocks mixed on worries about borrowing costs


June 6th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 6 (DPA) US stocks were mixed Friday after an opening 1-percent surge boosted by good news on the employment front as the US government reported fewer jobs were lost ... Read more...

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US Senate grants 900-million-dollar aid to Pakistan


May 15th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): The US Senate Appropriations Committee has approved about 900 million dollars in economic and security aid for Pakistan which is battling Taliban, spilling over its border with ... Read more...

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Financial stocks up in mixed day on Wall Street


April 14th, 2009 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 14 (DPA) A banking rally has helped US stocks make limited gains after mixed trading which began with poor earnings forecasts from planemaker Boeing Co and energy giant Chevron ... Read more...

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US clears $2.1 billion sale of naval patrol aircraft to India (Lead)


March 17th, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) In what is said to be the largest US arms transfer to India to date, the US government has cleared a $2.1 billion sale to India of ... Read more...

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US, India to sign arms deal worth Rs 10,700 crore


March 17th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): India and US will ink arms deal worth Rs 10,700 crore as the United State has cleared the sale of eight Boeing Co P-8I maritime patrol aircraft. ... Read more...

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US gives green light to Boeing-India arms deal


March 17th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (Xinhua) The US government has given the go-ahead to the $2.1-billion contract for Boeing Co. to supply eight P-8i long-range maritime surveillance planes to India, a media report said. ... Read more...

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Boeing loses $56 mn in fourth quarter


January 29th, 2009 - 5:10 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 29 (Xinhua) Boeing Co lost $56 million or eight cents per share in the fourth quarter, the company announced Wednesday.The revenues for the quarter declined by 27 percent to $12.7 ... Read more...

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Boeing to cut 4,500 jobs


January 10th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 10 (Xinhua) Boeing Co. announced Friday it will layoff nearly 4,500 workers at its commercial airplanes unit as part of a cost-cutting measure amid the weakening global economy.Much of ... Read more...

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Wall Street falls as economic growth less than expected


August 1st, 2008 - 7:15 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, Aug 1 (DPA) Stocks retreated on Wall Street Thursday after US economic growth was less than analysts had predicted. The US economy grew at 1.9 percent in the second quarter ... Read more...

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US Defence Secretary meets Antony


February 27th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Robert Gates on a two-day visit to India met his counterpart A. K. Antony here today. Gates arrived in New Delhi on Tuesday to ... Read more...

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US Defence Secretary Gates hopeful of Indo-US nuke deal


February 26th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Robert Gates, who arrived here today to pursue closer strategic ties with India, has expressed hope that the much-touted Indo-US civil nuclear deal will ... Read more...

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