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Plans detailed for first U.S. mission to land on moon since Apollo

19 Aug 2019

SEATTLE The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be an unmanned robotic lander built by closely held Astrobotic Technology Inc and launched in two years by United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket, the companies told Reuters on Monday.

Plans detailed for first U.S. mission to land on moon since Apollo

19 Aug 2019

SEATTLE, Aug 19 The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be a robotic moon lander built by closely held Astrobotic Technology Inc and launched in two years by United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket, the companies told Reuters on Monday.

Boeing delays delivery of ultra-long-range version of 777X

15 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/SINGAPORE Boeing Co has pushed back the entry into service of an ultra-long-range version of its forthcoming 777X widebody, the U.S. planemaker said on Wednesday, as it grapples with fallout from the 737 MAX crisis and engine issues with the 777X.

Boeing delays delivery of ultra-long-range version of 777X

15 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/SINGAPORE Aug 14 Boeing Co has pushed back the entry into service of an ultra-long-range version of its forthcoming 777X widebody, the U.S. planemaker said on Wednesday, the latest fallout from an ongoing crisis surrounding its 737 MAX jet.

Sierra Nevada chooses ULA's Vulcan to launch space station supply runs

14 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Sierra Nevada Corp, a privately owned defense contractor with spaceflight ambitions, said on Wednesday it picked United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket to launch its Dream Chaser space plane on cargo missions to the International Space Station.

Sierra Nevada chooses ULA's Vulcan to launch space station supply runs

14 Aug 2019

SEATTLE, Aug 14 Sierra Nevada Corp, a privately owned defense contractor with spaceflight ambitions, said on Wednesday it picked United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket to launch its Dream Chaser space plane on cargo missions to the International Space Station.

Boeing to change 737 MAX flight-control software to address flaw: sources

02 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE Boeing Co plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June, two people briefed on the matter said late on Thursday. | Video

Boeing posts biggest loss on 737 MAX, may have to halt production of jet

25 Jul 2019

Boeing Co posted its largest-ever quarterly loss on Wednesday due to the spiraling cost of resolving issues with its 737 MAX, warning it may have to shut production of the grounded jet completely if it runs into new hurdles with global regulators getting its best-selling aircraft back in the air. | Video

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