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SpaceX to launch Japanese satellite early Friday

SpaceX to launch Japanese satellite early Friday

SpaceX plans to launch early Friday a Japanese communications satellite into a distant orbit before attempting to land the first stage of its Falcon rocket on a floating platform ...

Delta orders 37 Airbus A321 for $4.2 bn

Delta orders 37 Airbus A321 for $4.2 bn

Delta ordered on Friday 37 of Airbus' medium-haul A321 aircraft with a catalogue price $4.2 billion (3.7 billion euros) as the US airline seeks to quickly retire older planes.

SpaceX cargo arrives at crowded space station

SpaceX cargo arrives at crowded space station

SpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship, carrying lettuce seeds, lab mice and an inflatable pop-up room, arrived Sunday at a crowded International Space Station where six spacecraft are now docked.

Boeing to cut 4,000 jobs in commercial aircraft retool

Boeing to cut 4,000 jobs in commercial aircraft retool

US aerospace giant Boeing will trim about 4,000 jobs in its commercial airplanes division as it seeks to cut costs and boost productivity, a company spokesman told AFP on Wednesday.

Canadian aircraft builder Bombardier cuts 7,000 jobs

Canadian aircraft builder Bombardier cuts 7,000 jobs

Canadian aviation giant Bombardier announced Wednesday it was cutting 10 percent of its global workforce as the company undergoes major restructuring through next year.