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).

EASA lays out its proposed conditions (two more than FAA) for return to service of the Boeing 737 MAX

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The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) published a Proposed Airworthiness Directive (PAD) concerning the Boeing 737 MAX for public consultation, signalling its intention to...

Alaska Airlines leases 13 new Boeing 737-9 MAX aircraft replacing A320s inherited from Virgin America

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Alaska Airlines announced a transaction today that continues the optimization of its mainline fleet. As part of the agreement, Alaska will sell 10 Airbus...

Southwest Airlines’ Boeing 737 MAX’s return to service as from 2Q 2021

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The Boeing 737 MAX will not enter commercial service sooner than the second quarter of 2021, airline CEO Gary Kelly said. Yesterday, U.S. Federal...

Federal Aviation Administration gives green light for the Boeing 737 MAX to carry passengers again

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On Wednesday, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved the Boeing 737 MAX to operate commercial flights again (in the United States) after being...

TUI fly Belgium flight TB1711 to Lanzarote and Tenerife returns to Brussels after U-turn over Madrid

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TUI fly Belgium flight TB1711 operated by Boeing 787-8 OO-JDL left Brussels Airport this Wednesday morning at 09:59 (STD 09:30) with destination Lanzarote and...

Boeing WTO case: The EU puts in place countermeasures against U.S. exports, including a 15% tariff on aircraft

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The European Commission's regulation increasing tariffs on U.S. exports into the EU worth $4 billion will be published in the Official Journal of the...

Australian regional airline REX takes delivery of first Boeing 737

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REX (Regional Express) Airlines has taken a huge step towards launching its domestic operations, with the delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft. The...

Belgian chemical giant Solvay and Boeing sign long-term enterprise agreement

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Solvay’s contract extension covers composites and adhesives across all Boeing commercial and defence aircraft programmes Solvay has been awarded a new long-term enterprise agreement by...

Delta Air Lines operated last Boeing 777 flight on Saturday – a review of its history

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777’s power and comfort boosted Delta’s global ambitions As the workhorse Boeing aircraft’s final flight has been completed, we take a look back at...

By the end of 2021, Boeing will have reduced its workforce by 30,000 – blames coronavirus pandemic and 737 MAX grounding

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The Boeing Company today reported its third-quarter results, the aircraft is clearly suffering from both the coronavirus pandemic - lower commercial deliveries - and...

Boeing WTO case: the EU gets formal green light to impose duties on U.S. imports

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Today, the Dispute Settlement Body of World Trade Organization (WTO) formally authorised the EU to take countermeasures against the United States. The EU can...

EASA says Boeing 737 MAX can fly again

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In Brussels, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) finally gave the green light to the Boeing 737 MAX. The plane is again authorised to...

Boeing announces third-quarter deliveries: only 28 commercial aircraft!

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The Boeing Company announced today major programme deliveries across its commercial and defence operations for the third quarter of 2020. "We continue to work closely...

WTO to authorise tariffs on $4 billion of US exports to the European Union in the Boeing Subsidies Case

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The WTO has announced its decision that the European Union will be authorised to impose tariffs on USD 4 billion of US goods exported...

“Doors to manual and cross check” for the last time, as British Airways says farewell to its final Boeing 747s

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British Airways’ remaining two Boeing 747 aircraft based at Heathrow taxied for take-off for the last time today. To commemorate the occasion the airline’s two...

British Airways’ final Boeing 747s cleared for take-off from London Heathrow this week

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British Airways’ last Heathrow-based Boeing 747s retire on the morning of Thursday 8 October Social media users are invited to share their memories...

Boeing to consolidate 787 production in South Carolina, United States in 2021

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Single site to improve operational efficiency as company adapts to market downturn and positions for recovery and long-term growth. 787 production to continue...

Boeing 737 MAX might return into service in Europe “by the end of the year”, says EASA

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Certification work for the Boeing 737 MAX, grounded since March 2019 after two fatal accidents, is being finalised and a return to service in...

Saudia Cargo added a Boeing 747-400F freighter, bringing the total number to seven aircraft

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The company said the new aircraft will boost the cargo and supply operations and help meet the significant surge on the demand for medicine,...

Boeing licenses ultraviolet wand to Healthe, Inc. to counter COVID-19 on aeroplanes

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The Boeing-developed portable wand will inactivate viruses and bacteria on aeroplanes Boeing entered into a patent and technology license with Florida-based Healthe® Inc. today under...

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