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Deliveries of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner likely delayed until late October

Deliveries of Boeing Co.’s 787 Dreamliner will likely remain halted until at least late October as the plane maker has been unable to persuade air-safety regulators to approve its proposal to inspect the aircraft, people familiar with the matter said. With almost all deliveries paused for nearly a year, airlines and other Boeing BA, -1.20% customers increasingly […]

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FAA to review Boeing employee reports of feeling pressure over safety issues

The Federal Aviation Administration is launching a broad review of how Boeing Co. employees handle safety matters on the agency’s behalf after some company engineers said they face undue pressure, according to an agency letter and people familiar with the matter. An FAA survey conducted this year found 35% of a small sample of certain Boeing employees reported […]

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Fort Lauderdale approves proposal from Elon Musk’s company for beach tunnel

Elon Musk is boring his way to the beach in Fort Lauderdale. Local lawmakers accepted a proposal from Musk’s Boring Co. on Tuesday to build an underground transit system that would whisk people from the Florida city’s downtown area to the beach in Teslas. “Other firms have 45 days to submit competing proposals. This could […]

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FAA notes safety concerns over new Boeing 777X: reports

The Federal Aviation Administration has reportedly told Boeing Co. that an updated version of its 777 long-haul airliner is not ready for certification, and likely won’t be until late 2023. The Seattle Times first reported Sunday that the FAA sent Boeing BA, -0.87% a letter dated May 13 warning it may require more test flights […]

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Opinion: Here’s why Boeing’s stock will soar

Founded by lumber tycoon William Boeing in Seattle in 1916, Boeing has grown to become one of two major plane manufacturers in the world, and a major U.S. defense contractor. It has hit plenty of turbulence along the way. But few jolts were as rough as the double whammy that laid the aerospace giant low […]

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Musk says Tesla sold about 10% of bitcoin to test market, and will ‘resume allowing crypto transactions’ when 50% of miners are green

Prices of the world’s No. 1 crypto on Sunday were trading sharply higher, as digital-asset bull Elon Musk said Tesla would resume allowing transactions at the vehicle-maker’s stores when key members of bitcoin infrastructure can confirm that 50% of the energy used to mine for bitcoin is derived from clean energy sources. The Sunday afternoon […]

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