Airbus and Boeing both claimed victory in Wednesday's ruling by the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body, the latest round of their dispute over government support that is in its sixth year. But it appeared that Airbus gained significantly more than it lost in its appeal of last year's ruling (ATW Daily News, July 1, 2010), which found that Airbus benefitted from illegal launch aid and other development support. Airbus called the Appellate Body decision, "the final ...

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