| Mar 24, 2015
| 12:22 PM
Orlando International Airport announced Tuesday that it will offer daily nonstop service to Dubai for the first time.
Emirates will begin the flights Sept.1. Orlando becomes the Dubai-based airline's 10th U.S. destination, said Matthias Schmid,...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:27 PM
Demand for commercial airliners boosted Boeing Co.'s fourth-quarter profit by 19%, topping Wall Street expectations by a wide margin and offsetting weakness in the defense business.
Investors seemed to look past Boeing's muted outlook for 2015. The...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 11:48 AM
American Airlines' first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, a customer-pleasing aircraft with a problem-plagued history, will initially fly a route between Chicago and Dallas beginning in May, the carrier said Wednesday.
American, the world's largest airline,...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 9:26 AM
Chicago-based aerospace and defense giant Boeing on Wednesday reported record revenue on the strength of its commercial airplane business, and its profits exceeded Wall Street expectations.
Meanwhile, its CEO on Wednesday attempted to allay fears that...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:22 AM
CHESTER — The power of Boeing to insist on lower prices by its supply chain is so great that the Federal Reserve mentioned it as a factor in the Northeast's regional economy.
Even for suppliers who don't directly sell to the Boeing or Airbus...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 10:35 PM
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry laid out what he called overwhelming evidence of Russian complicity in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as international horror deepened over the fate of the victims' remains.
Kerry demanded that...
| Jul 18, 2014
In history's taut nomenclature it was "The July Crisis": One century ago this week, the mighty powers of Europe were deciding whether they would parlay the assassination of an Austro-Hungarian archduke into a massive regional conflict. From afar, the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:19 PM
NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, ending U.S. dependence on Russia for rides, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson said on Tuesday.
The U.S. space...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 12:04 PM
While many airline seats are getting smaller, some fliers will soon get more overhead bin space.
Alaska Airlines expects to be the first airline to take delivery next year of Boeing’s Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX planes equipped with overhead...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Downstream from the noisiest places in Chicago — the runways at O'Hare International Airport and the surrounding sky — scientists at a government laboratory are quietly working to understand at the most detailed level why jet engines are so...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Shortly after the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 Thursday, one reported passenger's final Facebook post went viral -- and it might give you chills.
According to the Huffington Post, Dutch passenger Cor Pan reportedly posted a photo of the ...