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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).

FAA publishes draft report on Boeing 737 MAX MCAS changes

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) published a draft report from the Boeing 737 MAX Flight Standardization Board, after reviewing changes made by Boeing to the...

President Trump advises Boeing to fix the 737 MAX and to give her a new brand name

In order to make the Boeing 737 MAX "great again", President Donald Trump gave his opinion over the current grounding of the Boeing 737...

ANA – All Nippon Airways takes delivery of airline’s first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Boeing delivered the first of three 787-10 airplanes to ANA (All Nippon Airways), the original launch customer of the 787 Dreamliner. With this milestone...

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg addresses the Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 preliminary report

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg has addressed the preliminary report on the accident of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 which was operated with a Boeing 737...

Boeing statement on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 investigation preliminary report

The Accident Investigation Bureau today issued a preliminary report on the accident of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 operating flight ET302 on 10 March...

Hainan Airlines takes delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner with “Dream Feather” interior

On 28 March, Hainan Airlines' first 787-9 Dreamliner with "Dream Feather" interior was delivered to the airline's hangars at Haikou Meilan International Airport. "We...

EU and Airbus achieve major win against US at WTO, with solid basis for billions in countermeasures

WTO Appellate Body sides with EU and confirms inaction of Boeing to address illegal subsidies and includes new ones in its judgment Absent...

Boeing demonstrated the proposed 737 MAX MCAS update before 200 pilots and regulators

Boeing hosted more than 200 airline pilots, technical leaders and government regulators today to demonstrate the proposed 737 MAX MCAS software update. 737 MAX SOFTWARE...

Southwest Boeing 737 MAX 8 returns to Orlando after an engine problem

On 26 March, a one-year-old Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 (N8712L) departed Orlando Airport to Victorville, California. The aircraft, however, was forced to...

Boeing names new representative in Brussels for Europe and NATO

Boeing today announced Kim Stollar as the Managing Director, Europe & NATO Government Affairs, based in Brussels. She succeeds Brian Moran, who led the...

Boeing has completed the fix for the 737 MAX’s MCAS anti-stall system

In a race against the clock to avoid a long standstill of the 737 MAX, Boeing has finished developing a fix for the anti-stall...

Garuda Indonesia cancels order for 49 Boeing 737 MAX 8

I Gusti Ngurah Askhara Danadiputra (Ari Ashkara), the CEO of Garuda Indonesia said to Indonesian online news website detik.com that he had cancelled the...

Ethiopian Airlines refutes wrong reporting by The New York Times and The Washington Post about training of its Boeing 737 MAX pilots

Ethiopian Airlines refutes the following wrong reporting of The New York Times titled “Ethiopian Airlines Had a Max 8 Simulator, but Pilot on Doomed...

Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter achieves first flight

The Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter achieved first flight today at Sikorsky’s West Palm Beach, Fla., site. This revolutionary aircraft, developed by Sikorsky, a Lockheed...

Boeing receives U.S. Navy multi-year contract for F/A-18 production

With a three-year contract award for 78 F/A-18 Block III Super Hornets, Boeing will play a vital role in the U.S. Navy’s fleet modernisation...

U.S. DOT asks Inspector General to audit on Boeing 737 MAX certification

The U.S. Department of Transportion (DOT) has asked the Office of Inspector General to proceed with an audit to "compile an objective and detailed...

Air Canada updates schedule following the grounding of their Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Air Canada said today that it has adjusted its schedule through to April 30 to cover 98 per cent of its planned flying following Transport Canada's...

Air Canada and WestJet suspend 2019 financial guidance in light of Boeing 737 MAX grounding

Both Air Canada and WestJet announced that, following Transport Canada's safety notice closing Canadian airspace to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft until further notice, the...

Grieving relatives use soil from Ethiopian Airlines crash site for burial

On 17 March, officials began delivering one-kilogramme sacks of scorched earth taken from the Ethiopian Airlines crash site, because the identification process for the...

FAA: “Boeing 737 MAX grounded at least until May”

Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft will remain grounded until at least May 2019, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has said. US Representative...