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Spat over Airbus, Boeing Escalates to WTO

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Spat over Airbus, Boeing Escalates to WTO

Spat over Airbus, Boeing Escalates to WTO

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The United States and the European Union take their fight over corporate subsidies to the World Trade Organization. An initial U.S. complaint targeted E.U. subsidies to aircraft manufacturer Airbus. The Europeans quickly accused the United States of illegally subsidizing its main aircraft manufacturer, Boeing. NPR's Kathleen Schalch reports.