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The European aerospace conglomerate said Monday it delivered 626 planes last year, a company record but still 22 fewer than U.S. rival Boeing Co. (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Boeing Still Leads Airbus In Global Airline Market

After tallying a record number of airplane orders and deliveries last year, Airbus is admittedly facing a high bar in 2014.

01/13/2014

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Washington State Courts Airbus Amid Boeing Tension

Even as they try desperately to hang on to Boeing Co., officials in Washington state have been courting the main competitor of the aerospace giant.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2013

Allan McArtor Chairman of Airbus Americas, Inc., poses during a ground breaking ceremony for an assembly line for the Airbus A320 in Mobile, Alabama. (Matthew HINTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Airbus Promotes Its U.S. Links On Boeing’s Turf

Airbus, headquartered in France, is pitching its value to the U.S. economy as it takes its battle for dominance in the global airplane market onto rival Boeing’s home turf.

CBS Seattle–10/25/2013

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Japan Airlines Passes On Boeing, Places Order With Airbus

Airbus secured its first-ever order from Japan Airlines on Monday, in a deal that undermines Boeing’s long-held dominance of Japan’s aviation market.

CBS Seattle–10/07/2013

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Boeing Rival Airbus Completes First Flight Of A350

The Airbus A350’s maiden flight ended with a safe landing on Friday, setting the stage for intensifying competition with U.S. rival Boeing in the long-haul wide-body aircraft market.

CBS Seattle–06/14/2013

The outside decal of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Boeing Delivered 601 Planes Last Year

Boeing Co. said on Thursday that it delivered 601 planes last year, putting it on track to beat European rival Airbus as the top plane maker for the year.

01/03/2013

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Frontier Airlines Announces Daily Service Between Bellingham And Denver

Another alternative for travel to Denver, CO from Washington state is aboard Frontier Airlines. They’ve announced they are adding seasonal daily nonstop service between Bellingham and Denver, with introductory discounted fares.

02/10/2012

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Norwegian Airline Orders 122 New Boeing Airplanes

Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA on Wednesday said it has ordered 122 new aircraft from Boeing and 100 from Airbus in separate deals, making it the largest ever aircraft purchase in Europe, according to the airline.

01/25/2012

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