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Thursday 19 October 2017

Boeing

The Boeing Company (in short "Boeing") is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, and satellites worldwide. The company also provides leasing and product support services. Boeing is among the largest global aircraft manufacturers, is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2013 revenue, and is the largest exporter in the United States by dollar value. Boeing stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Boeing Company's corporate headquarters are located in Chicago and the company is led by President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg. Boeing is organized into five primary divisions: Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA); Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS); Engineering, Operations & Technology; Boeing Capital; and Boeing Shared Services Group. In 2015, Boeing recorded $96.11 billion in sales, ranked 27th on the Fortune magazine "Fortune 500" list (2015), ranked 90th on the "Fortune Global 500" list (2015), and ranked 27th on the "World's Most Admired Companies" list (2015).

Turkish Airlines announces intent to order 40 Boeing 787-9

Boeing and Turkish Airlines have announced the airline's intention to order 40 787-9 Dreamliners. The order will be reflected on the Boeing Orders and...

A Spicejet Boeing 737-800 got stuck in the mud at Mumbai Airport; airport closed

A Spicejet Boeing 737-800 (VT-SGZ) from Varanasi is currently blocking runway 09/27 at Mumbai Airport after it overshot the runway during heavy rain. SG703...

Bombardier highlights Boeing’s hypocrisy

Bombardier shares Boeing's commitment to a level playing field, but in this case, they were not even on the field.  Delta ordered the C...

Delayed delivery for Thai Airways’ first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Thai Airways today should have taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Unfortunately, the plane registered HS-TWA was forced to return to the...

Boeing proposal for MH-139 helicopter could save U.S. Air Force more than $1 billion

The Boeing proposal for its MH-139 helicopter to replace the U.S. Air Force’s ageing Huey fleet could save more than $1 billion in acquisition...

Malaysia Airlines signed MOU for 8 Boeing 787 Dreamliner and 8 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Boeing and Malaysia Airlines today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for 16 airplanes during a ceremony at the St. Regis Hotel in Washington D.C....

Qatar Airways brings the Boeing 777 to Berlin: Airline responds to high demand

In response to increased demand, Qatar Airways will connect Berlin Tegel and Doha in September and October 2017 on a daily basis with the...

Boeing raises forecast for new aeroplane demand in China

20-year outlook projects 7,200+ new aeroplanes, valued at $1.1 trillion 6.3 percent increase over 2016 forecast Boeing projects a demand for 7,240 new aeroplanes in the country...

WTO reverses ruling against Washington State tax incentive for the Boeing 777X

Appeal decision marks resounding defeat for EU efforts to justify illegal Airbus subsidies Europe faces growing risk of sanctions as Airbus continues to ignore rulings...

WTO will move on to judge actionable Boeing subsidies to 777X

In a new round of the more than decade-long spat at the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the Appellate Body (AB) has today (4 September...

Air France Boeing 777 hit by short but severe turbulence

An Air France Boeing 777 (F-GSPT) from Paris CDG to Panama City was briefly hit by severe turbulences this Friday. Forum member Kris was on...

Air Canada to launch new international Boeing 787 Dreamliner routes from Vancouver

New non-stop flights from YVR to Paris and to Zurich for Summer 2018 Melbourne flights become year-round starting June 2018 following Dec-Feb seasonal service Increased service from YVR to Delhi and twice-daily...

Japan Investment Adviser finalises order for 10 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aeroplanes

Boeing and Tokyo-based Japan Investment Adviser Co., Ltd., (JIA) today finalized an order for 10 Boeing 737 MAX 8s aeroplanes, valued at $1.12 billion...

Qantas launches Project Sunrise and challenges Boeing and Airbus

Qantas has launched its Project Sunrise and challenges both Boeing and Airbus to develop an aircraft that is able to connect the East Coast...

Air Canada to launch Montreal – Tokyo Narita service on Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Air Canada announced today the introduction of a new service between Montreal and Tokyo Narita starting June 1, 2018. Flights will operate year-round, with...

EL AL Israel Airlines celebrates delivery of first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Israel flag-carrier incorporates 787-9 into its all-Boeing fleet Boeing, EL AL Israel Airlines and Air Lease Corporation are celebrating the delivery of the carrier's first...

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its tenth Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at Schiphol Airport

Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines welcomed its tenth Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at Schiphol Airport. The aircraft landed at 8.00 AM coming from Seattle in...

After Boeing and Airbus sky art: Embraer is drawing

Sky art seems to be very contagious! After the Boeing sky art drawing and the immediate response of Airbus, an Embraer (N177HQ) has now...

Boeing Helena site expands to support 777X aeroplane production

New 90,000 square-foot facility to begin machining parts for Boeing’s newest family of twin-aisle aircraft. Over the past seven years, Boeing has built a...

Boeing Board elects Caroline Kennedy as new director

  The Boeing board of directors has elected Caroline B. Kennedy, the daughter of the late President John F. Kennedy, as a new member Kennedy, 59,...