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For many months Boeing expressed a preference to introduce an all-new airplane in the narrowbody jet segment to replace its 737NG family by 2019.
Albaugh holds court in Dubai.
Boeing's delays and the unanticipated complications that arose from its attempt at a to supply-chain management with the 787 program.
The long-delayed Boeing 787 Dreamliner has arrived in Dubai, just as Airbus has announced a delay in the A350XWB program.
Bombardier expects to complete all the so-called data sets for the CSeries airliner by year-end.
Airbus is developing an enhanced A350-1000 variant with “outstanding [increased] payload and long[er] range.
Since the Boeing 787 entered service last month, Airbus is working hard on the competing A350XWB.
Sagem's defense and security businesses are thriving, especially in smart weapons and threat detection at airports.
Boeing 747-8F launch customer Cargolux postponed delivery of its first two airplanes in September.