Motley Fool: Embraer Delivers Its First KC-390 Jet to the Brazilian Air Force

There have been plenty of setbacks over the past several years as Embraer (NYSE:ERJ) has completed the development of its KC-390 multirole military jet and prepared to begin deliveries. However, the Brazilian aerospace company finally reached a big milestone last…

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Motley Fool: Amazon.com Buys Into Another Cargo Plane Company

Just beginning to flex its muscles in the logistics and transportation industry in the U.S., Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is now making a big move up north by acquiring a minority stake in Canadian freight cargo carrier Cargojet (OTC:CGJTF). Amazon already uses…

Motley Fool: Boeing Gets Almost $1 Billion to Keep the A-10 “Warthog” Flying

Three years ago, Congress delivered a a little windfall to Boeing (NYSE:BA) — $100 million in new funding to upgrade the wings on some of the U.S. Air Force’s oldest A-10 Thunderbolt II ground attack airplanes. Recently, the A-10 news got…

Motley Fool: America’s 4 Rocket Companies Compete for High-Stakes Air Force Contract

Were you shocked in June when SpaceX sued the U.S. Air Force for awarding its rivals more than $2 billion worth of rocket development contracts and giving SpaceX nothing? Were you amazed that SpaceX had seemingly turned on one of…

Motley Fool: How Grubhub Outlasted Amazon

In this episode of MarketFoolery, host Chris Hill talks with analyst Abi Malin about some market news. United Airlines‘ (NASDAQ:UAL) second-quarter results were pretty good, but they beg the question: Why doesn’t United, and the rest of the airlines, just…