Boeing profit jumps 18 pct, but cash is scarce

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REUTERS - Boeing Co reported an 18 percent increase in quarterly profit and raised its full-year core earnings forecast for the third time, reflecting booming commercial aircraft demand and increasing profitability in its defense business.

Boeing and Chinese partner to make jet fuel from 'gutter oil'

BEIJING - Aircraft makers Boeing and Commercial Aircraft Corp of China have launched a joint pilot project to turn used cooking oil into jet fuel.

Environment, Environment, 2:22am IST

Boeing books first sales to Iran since 1979

SEATTLE - Boeing said on Wednesday it had sold aircraft-related goods to Iran Air in the third quarter, marking the first acknowledged dealings between U.S. aerospace companies and Iran since the 1979 U.S. hostage crisis.

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Boeing books first sales to Iran since 1979

SEATTLE, Oct 22 - Boeing said on Wednesday it had sold aircraft-related goods to Iran Air in the third quarter, marking the first acknowledged dealings between U.S. aerospace companies and Iran since the 1979 U.S. hostage crisis.

Regulatory News, 12:51am IST

Turkish Airlines to restart Libya flights next week: envoy

ANKARA - Turkey's special envoy to Libya said on Wednesday that Turkish Airlines would resume flights to the eastern Libyan city of Misrata next week, the first foreign carrier to fly to the country since fighting there worsened in July.

Health 22 Oct 2014

Lufthansa close to deal with IBM for IT infrastructure unit

BERLIN/FRANKFURT - German airline Lufthansa is close to a deal to sell its IT infrastructure unit to IBM , including an outsourcing agreement for the services, as part of a shake-up of its technology activities, it said on Wednesday.

22 Oct 2014

Boeing and Chinese partner to make jet fuel from "gutter oil"

BEIJING, Oct 22 - Aircraft makers Boeing and Commercial Aircraft Corp of China have launched a joint pilot project to turn used cooking oil into jet fuel.

Regulatory News, 22 Oct 2014

UPDATE 1-Lufthansa close to deal with IBM for IT infrastructure unit

* Lufthansa shares rise 2.6 percent (Adds background on restructuring, shares, comment from Lufthansa Systems)

Regulatory News, 22 Oct 2014

Philippine Airlines majority owner Tan seeks to buy out minorities at huge discount

MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) majority owner Lucio Tan is offering to buy out minority shareholders in PAL Holdings Inc , the carrier's parent company, at 1.19 pesos per share, less than a quarter of the stock's current market price, regulatory filings showed.

22 Oct 2014

Philippine Airlines majority owner Tan seeks to buy out minorities at huge discount

MANILA, Oct 22 - Philippine Airlines (PAL) majority owner Lucio Tan is offering to buy out minority shareholders in PAL Holdings Inc, the carrier's parent company, at 1.19 pesos per share, less than a quarter of the stock's current market price, regulatory filings showed.

22 Oct 2014