Paris Air Show

Video: Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Performs Near-Vertical Takeoff

Boeing put its 787-9 Dreamliner through a stunning near-vertical takeoff in preparation for the upcoming Paris Air Show.

06/14/2015

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Boeing Secures Orders For 102 Stretch 787s

Boeing Co. won major orders from five customers for a stretched-out version of its popular 787 Dreamliner jet at the Paris Air Show Tuesday, further evidence of a strengthening market for more expensive long-haul jets.

CBS Seattle–06/18/2013

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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