Boeing’s 747, the unique jumbo jet, prepares for last send-off

Ultimate 747 freighter to be delivered to Atlas Air Ends greater than 5 a long time of business output Almost bankrupted Boeing, earlier than turning into a money cow Simple to fly, says rock star-pilot Bruce Dickinson SEATTLE/PARIS, Jan 29 (Reuters) – Boeing’s (BA.N) 747, the unique and arguably most aesthetic “Jumbo Jet”, revolutionized air … Read more

Kremlin: Putin open ‘to contacts’ with Germany’s Scholz, RIA studies

Jan 29 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is open to contacts with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz although has no telephone name scheduled with him, a Kremlin spokesman advised the state RIA Novosti information company on Sunday. Germany, beforehand the West’s fundamental holdout on offering fashionable battle tanks to Ukraine to assist it combat off … Read more

Rheinmetall eyes increase in munitions output, HIMARS manufacturing in Germany

DUESSELDORF, Jan 29 (Reuters) – German arms-maker Rheinmetall is able to tremendously increase the output of tank and artillery munitions to fulfill sturdy demand in Ukraine and the West, and will begin producing HIMARS a number of rocket launchers in Germany, CEO Armin Papperger advised Reuters. He spoke days earlier than Germany’s defence trade bosses … Read more

Iran thwarts drone assault on army web site

DUBAI, Jan 29 (Reuters) – A loud explosion at a army plant in Iran’s central metropolis of Isfahan was attributable to an “unsuccessful” drone assault, Iranian state media reported on Sunday, citing the defence ministry. “Considered one of (the drones) was hit by the … air defence and the opposite two had been caught in … Read more

EV maker Lucid surges on report Saudi PIF to purchase remaining stake

Jan 27 (Reuters) – Lucid Group’s (LCID.O) shares surged 43% on Friday, paring positive factors after doubling on market hypothesis that Saudi Arabia’s Public Funding Fund (PIF) needed to purchase out the electrical automobile maker. The hypothesis originated from an “raw” alert attributed to offers web site Betaville, utilizing its time period for market gossip. … Read more

Unique: Tesla’s Musk met prime Biden officers on EVs in Washington Friday

WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) Chief Government Elon Musk met two prime White Home officers on Friday in Washington to debate how the automobile maker and Democratic President Joe Biden might work collectively to advance electrical automobile manufacturing and velocity electrification of U.S. automobile networks. Musk met John Podesta, a Democratic stalwart who … Read more

Archaeologist hails probably ‘oldest’ mummy but present in Egypt

CAIRO, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Egyptologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb close to the capital Cairo containing what would be the oldest and “most full” mummy but to be found within the nation, the excavation group chief mentioned on Thursday. The 4,300-year-old mummy was discovered on the backside of a 15-metre shaft in a lately … Read more

Musk outlines Tesla’s recession playbook: claw again prices

Jan 26 (Reuters) – Elon Musk has a playbook for Tesla (TSLA.O) headed into what he believes shall be a “severe” recession: reduce prices on every part from components to logistics, whereas protecting the strain on rivals with discounted sticker costs. In a convention name to debate Tesla’s fourth-quarter outcomes, Musk and different executives outlined … Read more

Musk bullish on Tesla gross sales as value cuts enhance demand

Jan 25 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) aggressive value cuts have ignited demand for its electrical automobiles, Chief Govt Elon Musk mentioned on Wednesday, enjoying down considerations {that a} weak economic system would throttle patrons’ curiosity. The corporate barely beat Wall Road targets for fourth-quarter income and revenue earlier on Wednesday regardless of a pointy … Read more

Meta to reinstate Donald Trump’s Fb and Instagram accounts

Jan 25 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) mentioned Wednesday it is going to reinstate former U.S. President Donald Trump’s Fb and Instagram accounts within the coming weeks, following a two-year suspension after the lethal Capitol Hill riot on January 6, 2021. The restoration of his accounts might present a lift to Trump, who introduced … Read more