Air Senegal nears tentative $730 million deal for Airbus A220s

Business Nov 18, 2019

Air Senegal nears tentative $730 million deal for Airbus A220s

Air Senegal is close to securing a preliminary order for eight Airbus SE A220-300 narrow-body jets, valued at about $732 million at list prices, according to people familiar with the matter. The so-called memorandum of understanding would be subject to a final contract, the people ...

Boeing Max orders fall as customer swaps 737 for Dreamliner

Business Nov 13, 2019

Boeing Max orders fall as customer swaps 737 for Dreamliner

Sales for Boeing Co.'s grounded 737 Max slipped in October after a prominent customer converted some of its orders for the narrow-body jet to twin-aisle 787 Dreamliners. Boeing's unfilled 737 order backlog, adjusted for accounting considerations, shrank by 19 aircraft during the month to 4,387 ...

Boeing chairman says CEO Dennis Muilenburg did 'everything right'

Business Nov 6, 2019

Boeing chairman says CEO Dennis Muilenburg did 'everything right'

Boeing's new chairman on Tuesday gave a forceful vote of confidence in CEO Dennis Muilenburg amid calls in Congress for the embattled Boeing chief executive to resign after two deadly crashes. "Dennis has done everything right," Boeing Chairman David Calhoun told CNBC, praising Muilenburg for ...