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Boeing defense unit seeks talks with Canada over jets threat: source

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Boeing Co's defense unit is seeking talks with Canadian officials as it tries to fend off a government threat to scrap the purchase of 18 Super Hornet jets, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2017

Boeing defense unit seeks talks with Canada over jets threat: source

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Boeing Co's defense unit is seeking talks with Canadian officials as it tries to fend off a government threat to scrap the purchase of 18 Super Hornet jets, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2017

Boeing military arm frets over Canada jets threat, seeks government talks: source

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Boeing Co's military sales division is worried about Canada's threat to scrap the proposed purchase of 18 Super Hornet jets and is seeking talks with government officials, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2017

Canada seeks tough line on Boeing jets but sends mixed message

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada, embroiled in a dispute with Boeing Corp, tried to hit out at the U.S. firm for the second day in a row on Thursday but stumbled over whether talks over a proposed jet purchase had been suspended or not......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2017

Canada"s defense minister threatens Boeing deal in speech

Canada's defense minister is repeating a threat to cancel the purchase of 18 fighter jets from Boeing Co. because of the company's trade complaint against Canadian plane maker Bombardier......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 31st, 2017

Boeing to restructure defense, space unit

(Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Tuesday it would restructure its defense, space and security (BDS) division into smaller units and cut about 50 executive positions, as the world's largest plane maker seeks to make its business more responsive to customers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2017

Canada suspends talks with Boeing over jet purchase

The Canadian government has suspended talks with Boeing Co (BA.N) over the planned purchase of Super Hornet jets as a stopgap measure, an official said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2017

Canada suspends talks with Boeing over jet purchase

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian government has suspended talks with Boeing Co over the planned purchase of Super Hornet jets as a stopgap measure, an official said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2017

Boeing scraps Canada jet announcement after defense minister blast

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Boeing Co on Thursday scrapped an announcement about the fighter jets it hopes to sell to Canada, a day after the country's defense minister objected to the firm's behavior in a trade dispute against Canadian planemaker Bombardier Inc.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2017

GE Aviation misses target for Leap engines on new Boeing Max jets

General Electric Aviation, the GE unit that makes the Leap engines powering Boeing's new 737 Max, says it had a good first half on the engine production front. GE said it delivered 93 Leap engines in the second quarter, below its forecast of 100 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2017

Oman Air in talks with Airbus, Boeing to expand wide-body fleet to 25 jets

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Oman's national airline is in talks with planemakers Airbus and Boeing to expand its wide-body fleet to 25 jets and hopes to conclude the deal in the next two to three months, its chief executive said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 20th, 2017

New Jets Threaten Airbus and Boeing Duopoly

The nearly two-decade global dominance by Airbus and Boeing of the so-called single-aisle airliner market is threatened by three new competitors from China, Russia and Canada......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 16th, 2017

Toshiba in talks with Western Digital, Foxconn over chip unit sale: sources

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp is in talks with Western Digital Corp and Taiwan's Foxconn, as well as with an already preferred bidder, as it seeks to revive a stalled $18 billion sale of its chip business, banking sources said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2017

The Defense Industry Also Showed Up at the Paris Air Show

The big news from the Paris Air Show this week has been the better-than-expected sale of commercial jets by both Boeing and Airbus. Most of the major U.S. defense contractors also showed up to talk........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 22nd, 2017

Boeing Is Cutting 50 Executive Positions In a Restructure of Its Defense Unit

The structure update would make its business more responsive, says Boeing. Boeing ba .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2017

Boeing to restructure its defense and space unit

Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Tuesday it would restructure its defense, space and security (BDS) division into smaller units and cut about 50 jobs this year, as the world's largest plane maker looks to make the business more agile......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2017

Boeing to restructure its defense and space unit

(Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Tuesday it would restructure its defense, space and security (BDS) division into smaller units and cut about 50 jobs this year, as the world's largest plane maker looks to make the business more agile......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2017

U.S. to Continue Probe Into Canadian Jet Sales

U.S. trade officials said that they would continue a probe into alleged unfair price discounting of passenger jets by Bombardier Inc., fueling a dispute that has riled the Canadian government and threatens a big defense sale by Boeing Co......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 9th, 2017

US allowed to investigate prices of Canada"s Bombardier jets

US panel votes to allow further investigation into Boeing's claims that Canadian aircraft manufacturer Bombardier gets unfair subsidies.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJun 9th, 2017

Canada says Boeing is trusted partner despite Bombardier dispute

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan said on Wednesday that Boeing Co will be a trusted military partner in the decades to come, even though the government has threatened to scrap plans to buy Boeing's fighter jets.......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2017

Canada: Boeing is trusted partner despite Bombardier dispute

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan said on Wednesday that Boeing Co will be a trusted military partner in the decades to come, even though the government has threatened to scrap plans to buy Boeing's fighter jets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2017