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Spirit AeroSystems Profit Up 79 Percent

October 31, 2014

Spirit AeroSystems, which makes parts for Boeing and Airbus, reported a 79 percent rise in quarterly profit and raised its full-year profit forecast.
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Spirit AeroSystems Profit Up 79 Percent

Bombardier Announces Third Quarter Profit

October 30, 2014

Bombardier Aerospace reported third quarter earnings before interest and taxes of USD$74 million, down from USD$86 million in 2013.
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Bombardier Announces Third Quarter Profit

Airbus To Launch US Assembly With A321

October 28, 2014

Airbus plans to start production at its first US factory with the larger A321 instead of the A320 as originally planned, a move that reflects rising demand for the bigger jet.
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Airbus To Launch US Assembly With A321

Airbus, Tata Bid For Indian Aircraft Deal

October 28, 2014

Airbus and India's Tata have bid for a multi-billion dollar contract to replace the Indian Air Force's fleet of Avro cargo planes, as New Delhi looks to boost the role of the local private sector in upgrading its armed forces.
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Airbus, Tata Bid For Indian Aircraft Deal

Boeing Machinists' Complaints Dismissed

October 28, 2014

The US NLRB has dismissed all of the charges made by workers against Boeing related to a contract vote in January by its machinists.
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Boeing Machinists' Complaints Dismissed

Rolls-Royce, Hispano-Suiza Sign JV Agreement

October 24, 2014

Rolls-Royce and Hispano Suiza have signed a deal to create a joint venture which will design and develop accessory drive train transmissions for Rolls' future civil aircraft engines.
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Rolls-Royce, Hispano-Suiza Sign JV Agreement

Alafco To Spend Additional USD$600 Mln On Aircraft

October 23, 2014

Kuwait's Aviation Lease & Finance (Alafco) plans to spend about USD$600 million buying 15 new aircraft over the next two years to cover a gap before it receives already-ordered planes in 2017.
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Alafco To Spend Additional USD$600 Mln On Aircraft

Safran Q3 Revenue Up On Aircraft Demand

October 23, 2014

Safran's third-quarter revenue rose 6.8 percent to EUR€3.589 billion (USD$4.54 billion), driven by demand for new aircraft.
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Safran Q3 Revenue Up On Aircraft Demand

MTU Q3 Profit Up On Higher Sales

October 23, 2014

MTU Aero Engines reported third quarter adjusted earnings before interest and tax of EUR€100.2 million on revenue of EUR€995.8 million.
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MTU Q3 Profit Up On Higher Sales

Boeing's Q3 Profit Jumps 18 Percent

October 22, 2014

Boeing reported an 18 percent increase in quarterly profit and raised its full-year core earnings forecast for the third time, reflecting strong commercial aircraft demand.
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Boeing's Q3 Profit Jumps 18 Percent

Boeing Books First Sales To Iran Since 1979

October 22, 2014

Boeing sold aircraft-related goods to Iran Air in the third quarter, marking the first acknowledged dealings between US aerospace companies and Iran since the 1979 US hostage crisis.
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Boeing Books First Sales To Iran Since 1979

Airbus Offers Longer Range A321neo

October 22, 2014

Airbus has begun offering airlines a long-range version of the A321neo, aimed at replacing the Boeing 757.
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Airbus Offers Longer Range A321neo

Business Jet Sales To Keep Rising

October 20, 2014

Business jet buyers are expected to take delivery of 675 new aircraft worth about USD$20.5 billion this year, a slight rise over deliveries worth USD$20 billion 2013.
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Business Jet Sales To Keep Rising

Rolls-Royce Warns Again On Profit

October 18, 2014

Rolls-Royce warned that deteriorating economic conditions meant its profit would not rise next year as previously forecast.
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Rolls-Royce Warns Again On Profit

Japan Rolls Out First Commercial Jet In 50 Years

October 17, 2014

Mitsubishi Aircraft on Saturday rolled out Japan's first commercial jet in half a century, amid doubts it can achieve an ambition to sell more than 2,000 aircraft in a competitive market segment.
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Japan Rolls Out First Commercial Jet In 50 Years
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