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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jul 19 2018

Ill-prepared suppliers threaten aerospace giants in case of hard Brexit

FARNBOROUGH, England Airbus is stockpiling parts in case of a hard Brexit and Rolls-Royce is months away from doing so. But for smaller aerospace companies that supply them, Britain's departure from the EU could be much more challenging.

Jul 19 2018

Ill-prepared suppliers threaten aerospace giants in case of hard Brexit

FARNBOROUGH, England Airbus is stockpiling parts in case of a hard Brexit and Rolls-Royce is months away from doing so. But for smaller aerospace companies that supply them, Britain's departure from the EU could be much more challenging.

Jul 18 2018

EasyJet lifts profit forecast as rivals falter

FARNBOROUGH, England British low cost airline easyJet raised its profit guidance, forecasting earnings could soar by as much as 45 percent this year as it benefits from the collapse of rivals last year and strikes at competitor Air France . | Video

Jul 18 2018

Airbus says activating Brexit contingency plans as UK strategy 'unraveling'

FARNBOROUGH, England Airbus is activating its Brexit contingency plans as the British government's strategy for leaving the European Union appears to be "unraveling," the head of Europe's biggest planemaker said on Wednesday.

Jul 17 2018

Rolls-Royce, frustrated at Brexit process, says stockpiling of parts could start in months

FARNBOROUGH, England Rolls-Royce could start stockpiling parts in months if it looked like Britain was heading towards a disorderly exit from the European Union, the CEO of the UK engine-maker said, expressing frustration with the lack of clarity on the Brexit process.

Jul 16 2018

Jetmakers see brisk start to air show as UK tries to soothe Brexit worries

FARNBOROUGH, England Planemakers racked up more than $20 billion of deals on the opening day of the Farnborough Airshow on Monday, suggesting demand for new passenger jets remains in rude health despite worries over trade tensions and Brexit. | Video

Jul 16 2018

Britain unveils fighter jet model to rival Franco-German program

FARNBOROUGH, England Britain unveiled a model of a sleek proposed fighter jet named Tempest on Monday, raising questions about the future of European defense cooperation, given that Germany and France launched their own fighter jet program a year ago.

Jul 16 2018

Qatar Airways adapts to blockade, may avoid making a loss

FARNBOROUGH, England Qatar Airways chief executive said the airline was adapting to a regional blockade that has prevented it flying some routes, and that those restrictions would not necessarily push it into the red for the current financial year.

Jul 11 2018

Burberry gears up for major new collection

LONDON British luxury brand Burberry reported quarterly sales growth of 3 percent on Wednesday ahead of the first collection in September from the group's new designer, which should help energize its turnaround.

Jul 10 2018

British aviation regulator steps up planning for disorderly Brexit

LONDON Britain's aviation regulator has stepped up planning for a "no deal" disorderly Brexit, identifying how many new staff would be needed and preparing safety systems to take on work now carried out by European authorities.

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