Sources say Federal Express (FDX +3.3%) execs are talking with Boeing (BA +3.4%) and Airbus...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

Sources say Federal Express (FDX +3.3%) execs are talking with Boeing (BA +3.4%) and Airbus (EADSY.PK) about multi-billion dollar orders to replace its older fuel-hogging fleet of jets. FedEx's board may consider the issue at a meeting tomorrow, although a final announcement is not expected for a couple more months.