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Spirit AeroSystems has finalized a new long-term supply agreement with Boeing, which covers pricing for the structures Spirit builds for Boeing commercial airplanes, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Just two years after Boeing delivered its first 737 airliner, orders were so poor that the company seriously considered shutting down production of the twin jet.
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"Even in a state as big as Texas, a move of this size is unprecedented," said Houston Mayor Annise Parker.
Boeing Co. said it has reached a partial agreement on details of a new deal with one of its largest suppliers, though after months of talks, the two sides have yet to finalize a long-term pact for key parts of its main commercial jet programs.
The Swiss-made airplane built for the first round-the-world solar flight has wings longer than a Boeing 747 jumbo jet yet weighs only about as much as a large car.
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Millions of dollars, international effort, and anguish surround the search for Malaysia's Flight 370.
Ray Goforth, head of the union representing Boeing engineers, said the union will be analyzing data to determine if there's age discrimination in the company decision to move aircraft support jobs to California.
Malaysia Airlines failed to properly preserve flight recordings during an incident at London's Heathrow Airport in 2012 when a plane had to turn back because of technical problems, a report by Britain's air accidents investigator found Thursday.
What has a wider wingspan than a 747, weighs the same as a car, and can fly almost forever without a drop of fuel? If you were in Payerne, Switzerland on Wednesday, you would have seen the answer as psychiatrist and explorer Bertrand Piccard and engineer and entrepreneur AndrA© Borschberg unveiled the Solar Impulse 2. The result of 12 years ... (more)
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