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India needs 1,600 planes worth $224 billion in next 20 years: Airbus

 European aviation major Airbus on Thursday said India will require 1,600 planes, including 1,230 narrow body aircraft, valued at $224 billion in the next 20 years as the country logs the fastest growth globally coupled with an expected 8.4 percent per year growth in passenger traffic during this period.

Boeing, Airbus eye Indian growth as fears of global slowdown mount

Boeing Co and Airbus Group SE said on Thursday they expect Indian airlines to order up to 1740 jets over the next 20 years, as aircraft manufacturers eye one of the world`s fastest-growing aviation markets to offset any weaker sales elsewhere

Boeing shares slide; investors brace for slow deliveries, profit hit

 Boeing Co braced investors on Wednesday for a rough 2016, forecasting lower-than-expected earnings and fewer plane deliveries largely because of production changes needed to boost output later in the decade, news that sent its stock down sharply.

SpiceJet to buy 100 planes, in talks with aircraft makers

SpiceJet Ltd is in talks with Boeing Co and Airbus Group to acquire about 100 new narrow-body jets, its chief financial officer said on Wednesday, in a deal worth about $11 billion at list prices.

Boeing says efficiency supports strong outlook, despite hurdles

Boeing stock was down 0.2% at $145.61 in afternoon trading.

72 passengers reach settlements in Asiana crash

More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline, attorneys for the passengers and airline has said in a court filing.

Boeing exec says NASA crash underscores need for new US engine

The crash of an unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket is a "wake-up call" to the U.S. space community about the need to develop a new U.S. rocket engine, the head of Boeing Co`s defense division said on Thursday.

Boeing may get NASA contract for space taxis: WSJ

Boeing may get NASA contract for space taxis: WSJ

The US multinational Boeing Co is poised to beat two other rivals in the race to get a multi-billion dollar NASA contract to carry astronauts in space taxis, Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported.

US missile defense system hits target in key test

The US missile defense system managed by Boeing Co on Sunday hit a simulated enemy missile over the Pacific in the first successful intercept test of the program since 2008, the US Defense Department said.

Boeing in talks with Jet Air, Air India for 737 Max jets

Boeing Co is in discussions with airlines Jet Airways and Air India about the sale of its 737 MAX jets, one of the aircraft manufacturer`s senior sales executives said on Thursday.

Ford's Mulally won't confirm or deny reports on Boeing, Microsoft jobs

Ford Motor Co Chief Executive Alan Mulally would not confirm or deny media reports that he is being sought to join Boeing Co and Microsoft Corp.

Airbus close to landmark jet order with Japan Airlines: Report

Airbus appeared close on Monday to winning its first jet order from Japan Airlines Co Ltd, breaking into the last major aviation market dominated by rival Boeing Co, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Boeing signs record $22.4 bn order with Lion Air

Boeing Co said on Tuesday it signed its largest ever commercial airplane order with Indonesia's Lion Air in a deal worth USD 22.4 billion.