Rolls-Royce seeks catch-up on margins

Engine maker sees growth in areas such as drones

MPs hit out over UK arms sales to Russia

Call for more caution despite small scale of most deals

Fears rise of Russia-fuelled arms race

Downing of 2 Ukrainian fighter jets adds to suspicions

Bodies from MH17 arrive in Netherlands

Military aircraft met by relatives and royal family

Taiwan air crash claims 47 lives

TransAsia Airways lands just short of island runway

Boeing lifted by passenger jet deliveries

Earnings guidance raised but defence unit struggles with cuts

Russia has little to lose from arms embargo

French warships are only substantial order

Lockheed earnings climb despite US cuts

Military contractor boosts profits outlook

Warship row dominates EU sanctions talks

Hollande shows signs of backing down on warship supply

Russia challenges US accusations on MH17

Moscow produces radar plot it says shows Ukrainian jet

Babcock lifts order book after deal

Pipeline now £13.5bn, including £2bn from Avincis

Evidence mounts on how MH17 was downed

Ukraine and US say analysis points to pro-Russia separatists

Airliner was flying in approved airspace

Regulators confirm jet was outside no-fly zone

Majority of MH17 victims were Dutch

Country’s leaders call for full independent investigation

Russian media blame Kiev

Broadcasters avoid suggestion separatists were involved

MH17 was flying in approved space

Airliner was above altitude banned by Ukraine authorities

Missile claims deepen Ukraine fears

Separatists have become more effective at downing aircraft

Airbus trumps rivals at Farnborough

Group secures deals worth $75bn for passenger jets

Q&A: Latest sanctions on Russia explained

US now targets big companies such as Gazprom and Rosneft

US warned over satellite launch bill

United Launch Alliance says provision could subvert contracts


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