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Is The Boeing Company (BA) About to Lose Its C-17 Military Transport Contract?

Set your sights on the horizon
Defense spending has to decrease; that’s the reality of the sequestration. For The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA), that may mean the end of its C-17 contract with the U.S. military. Still, there are lots of overseas opportunities that could prove lucrative to Boeing’s bottom line. But as always, Boeing’s chief rival, Airbus, is looking to be the recipient of those profits.

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