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Boeing C-17 with Pratt & Whitney engines (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Boeing Delivers Final C-17, Powered By Pratt Engines, To The Air Force

Boeing has delivered the final C-17 produced for the U.S. Air Force. The transport plane is powered by four Pratt & Whitney PW 2040 engines.

09/12/2013

Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan Airlines, ANA Ground Dreamliners After Latest Blow For New Jet

Japan’s two biggest airlines grounded all their Boeing 787 aircraft for safety checks Wednesday after one was forced to make an emergency landing in the latest blow for the new jet.

01/16/2013

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Boeing Lands Big At Airshow With $7.2 Billion Deal

Boeing Co. clinched the first big deal of this year’s Farnborough Airshow on Monday with a firm order from Air Lease Corp. for 75 of its redesigned 737 aircraft worth $7.2 billion.

07/09/2012

Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images News)

Boeing Hands Over Keys To First Dreamliner

Boeing has made first delivery of its much-delayed 787 Dreamliner, which includes parts and systems from Connecticut manufacturer.

09/26/2011

Paris Air Show (Pierre Verdy/AFP/Getty Images)

Wheeling And Dealing At Paris Air Show

By GREG KELLER and JAMEY KEATEN, AP Business Writer LE BOURGET, France (AP) _ Airbus and Boeing signed over $25 billion in orders to kick off the Paris Air Show on Monday, but the European […]

06/20/2011

Boeing 737 (Courtesy American Airlines)

Boeing Reports Orders For New Planes

Boeing reports orders for seven new planes, and loss of an order for one 737.

06/02/2011

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Pentagon Officially Notifies GE Of F-35 Termination

In a victory for East Hartford-based Pratt Whitney Aircraft, which makes the main engine for the military’s F-35 fighter, the Pentagon has notified General Electric that it has terminated GE’s contract for an alternative engine.

04/25/2011

(Credit:  Boeing/AP Photo)

EADS Won’t Appeal Tanker Decision

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Co. says it won’t appeal a contract for airborne refueling tankers awarded to Boeing. It’s seen as a win for Connecticut-based Pratt & Whitney, which makes engines for the Boeing plane.

03/04/2011

(Credit:  Boeing/AP Photo)

Pratt Engines Will Power New Tanker

Boeing, with engines by Connecticut-based Pratt and Whitney is the winner of the Pentagon contract for a new air refueling military tanker.

02/24/2011

KC 135 Tanker (Credit:  Ethan Miller/Getty Images News)

Announcement Soon On Military Refueling Tanker

The Pentagon is expected to announce its decision on a new airborne refueling tanker for the military — either the Boeing version, with engines from East Hartford-based Pratt and Whitney, or the version from European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, It will replace the KC 135 shown here.

02/21/2011