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  1. Air Force picks Boeing 747-8 to replace Air Force One: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Vallejo News

    The U.S. Air Force plans to announce on Wednesday that it has decided to use Boeing Co's commercial 747-8 airliner to replace its current fleet of Air Force One presidential aircraft, two sources familiar with the decision said on Wednesday.

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  2. Boeing earnings rise on record commercial deliveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Straits Times

    US aerospace giant Boeing Wednesday reported higher quarterly profits and forecast another increase in commercial plane deliveries in 2015 thanks to strong demand from airlines. The strong earnings came on the heels of a Boeing announcement in December that it delivered a record 723 jets, surpassing a previous record of 648, on rising demand from newer airlines in emerging markets and more seasoned companies replacing their fleets.

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  3. Commercial Jet Converts AEI's 400th Freighter ConversionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Market Wire

    Commercial Jet is proud to announce that it had the honor of modifying Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. 400th freighter conversion. The 11 pallet position B737-400SF was converted at Commercial Jet's Miami, Florida facility and delivered to TNT Airways S.A., in mid-December of 2014.

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  4. GDC Technics signs lease to modify aircraft for VIPs at Alliance Airport hangarRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Business Journal

    ... Journal. "The facility is excellent. It just hasn't been used in a few years." GDC Technics works on several Boeing aircraft from the Boeing 737 to the Boeing 777. It also modifies the Airbus fleet, including the Airbus A340-500. The company plans ...

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  5. Boeing executives say North Charleston-built Dreamliner exceeding expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Post and Courier

    With 30 million passengers and 400 million flight miles under its belt, the Dreamliner twin-aisle airplane made at Boeing Co.' s plants in North Charleston and Everett, Wash., is performing even better than advertised, prompting optimism about this year's ramp-up in production and the program's move toward profitability.

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  6. Delta's Iceland to New York service returns for summer 2015Read the original story

    34 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    Delta Air Lines will once again be offering nonstop daily flights between Reykjavik's Keflavik International Airport and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport for the 2015 summer season. Starting May 2, the U.S. airline has scheduled a Boeing 757 aircraft on the route, which is operated in conjunction with Delta's joint venture partners Air France and KLM.

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  7. Boeing, U.S. Army start work on new AH-64 Apache multiyear dealRead the original story

    51 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Officials from Boeing Co and the U.S. Army said on Wednesday they had begun discussions about a multiyear agreement to buy about 240 AH-64 Apache helicopters from fiscal 2017 to 2021, a deal that analysts say could be worth around $4 billion. U.S. Army acquisition chief Heidi Shyu recently signed a document allowing both sides to begin work on a multiyear agreement, with an eye to securing approval from the defense secretary by March 2016, Colonel Jeff Hager, Apache program manager, told reporters at an event hosted by Boeing.

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  8. Skymark Air Files for Bankruptcy After Airbus A380 Deal FlopsRead the original story

    53 min ago | The Washington Post

    Skymark Airlines Inc., Japan's third-largest carrier, filed for bankruptcy protection after running short of cash, highlighting the failure of growth plans that climaxed in the ill-fated purchase of six Airbus Group NV A380 superjumbos. Skymark filed at the Tokyo District Court with 71 billion yen in liabilities, according to a statement today, with President Shinichi Nishikubo standing down and Chief Financial Officer Masakazu Arimori taking on the role.

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  9. Aircraft News-Jan. 28, 2015Read the original story

    59 min ago | Air Transport World

    Southwest Airlines and McMurdo Group have agreed to add its Kannad Survival Emergency Locator Transmitters to Southwest's fleet of 636 Boeing 737 aircraft. Survival ELTs are removable from the aircraft and are stowed to facilitate usage by crew members in emergency situations.

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  10. When the Smoke Clears: Mequon man finds life after Sept. 11Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Mequon

    The United States formally ended combat in Afghanistan Dec. 28, 2014 with a ceremony in Kabul - 13 years after declaring war. The Mequon resident was working on the 33rd floor of the World Trade Center's former north tower on September 11, 2001 when it was hit by a Boeing 767 jet.

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  11. Boeing's profit soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Boeing delivered more commercial planes, especially 737s and 787s, fueling profit. But it issued a mixed outlook.

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  12. Stocks open higher on strong earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Stocks open higher on strong earnings Stock market opens higher after strong Apple, Boeing results Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1K47VAy In this Oct. 2, 2014 file photo, Wall Street is etched in the facade of a building in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market is opening high after impressive earnings from Apple and Boeing.

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  13. Boeing video shows debut of 1st 787-9 made in North CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Boeing Co. has released a short video on YouTube that documents the night-time rollout of its first South Carolina-made 787-9.

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  14. Boeing reports 4Q profit of $1.47 billion on airplane salesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Dec. 16, 2014 photo, workers walk near an engine of a Boeing 737-800 airplane being assembled at Boeing's 737 facility in Renton, Wash. Boeing reports quarterly financial results on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Photo: Ted S. Warren, AP

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  15. Boeing beats estimates, posts record salesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Airplane maker Boeing Company beats earnings expectations for the three quarters ended in December, and said it posted record commercial airplane orders in 2014. Boeing beats 4Q expectations, posts record sales Airplane maker Boeing Company beats earnings expectations for the three quarters ended in December, and said it posted record commercial airplane orders in 2014.

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  16. Avoiding TurbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Flying

    Thunderstorms are a fact of flying life, and so we avoid the worst echoes at all costs. How we avoid them matters, since the turbulence a storm creates can spread far from the core and deliver nasty surprises to pilots and passengers.

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  17. Wind River Drives Next-Generation Innovation with Updates to VxWorks 653 PlatformRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Wind River , a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems, has released updates to VxWorks 653, which include support for multi-core silicon and robust partitioning for applications that enable multilevel RTCA DO-178C certification. Additionally, Wind River has announced support for the Safety Base Profile of Future Airborne Capability Environment 2.1 Technical Standard.

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  18. TAP privatization process moves ahead slowlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    The Portuguese government, which decided to sell 66% of flag carrier TAP Portugal last year, is moving forward slowly with the long-planned privatization ... Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here .

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  19. Japan's Skymark Airlines files for bankruptcy protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Tokyo-based Skymark Airlines has filed for bankruptcy protection after it was unable to establish a profitable niche in an increasingly competitive Japanese market. Skymark's board met on the evening of Jan. 28 to decide on the bankruptcy protection filing, according to local media reports.

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  20. Russia: 19 airlines took part in 2014 route subsidy programRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Russia's airlines carried more than 530,000 passengers and operated 12,000 flights within the framework of routes subsidy programs in 2014. According to Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia , 19 airlines took part in the subsidy program, including Angara , KrasAvia , Yamal and Tomsk Avia.

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