Boeing Calls WTO Ruling a Landmark Decision and Sweeping Legal Victory

- Launch aid for every Airbus program deemed illegal and damaging

- 'Prohibited' A380 launch aid must be withdrawn 'without delay'

- Legal principle set: airplane programs must be funded on commercial terms

- Government funding of Airbus infrastructure and R&D programs also ruled illegal

- More information, including excerpts from the decision, will be available later today at

Jun 30, 2010, 10:28 ET from Boeing