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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).

Porsche and Boeing to partner on premium urban air mobility market

Companies sign MOU to investigate product development for premium market Builds on efforts to develop new urban air mobility ecosystem Porsche and Boeing signed...

Boeing invests in human spaceflight pioneer Virgin Galactic

- Boeing and Virgin Galactic enter strategic partnership to transform commercial space travel and mobility - Latest investment to date by Boeing HorizonX Ventures organisation Boeing...

Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey fleet surpasses 500,000 flight hours

Osprey continues to provide unique tiltrotor capabilities to support worldwide military missions The V-22 fleet of tiltrotor aircraft built by Bell Textron Inc., a Textron...

Southwest Airlines pilots sue Boeing for misleading them about 737 MAX airworthiness

Texas-based Southwest Airlines pilots announced Monday that they have filed a lawsuit against Boeing, accusing the planemaker of "deliberately misleading" them about the 737...

European Commission opens in-depth investigation into joint ventures proposed by Boeing and Embraer

The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed creation of two joint ventures by aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Embraer, under...

Air Lease Corporation announces lease placement of new Boeing 787-9 aircraft with MIAT Mongolian Airlines

Air Lease Corporation (“ALC”) announced a long-term lease agreement with MIAT Mongolian Airlines for one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft.  This aircraft, scheduled to deliver...

Boeing-Embraer strategic partnership is taking shape

Boeing and Embraer continue to work closely together to establish their strategic partnership, positioning both companies to deliver greater value to airline customers and...

The U.S. imposes a 10% tariff on Airbus aircraft produced in Europe

Despite a last-minute plea by Airbus, the United States is introducing a 10 percent tariff on new aircraft heavier than 30 tonnes imported from...

Boeing awarded $2.6 billion for fifth KC-46A tanker production lot

The U.S. Air Force today awarded Boeing a $2.6 billion contract for 15 KC-46A tanker aircraft, spares, support equipment, spare engines and wing air...

Airbus reiterates call for talks to reduce trade tensions and avoid tariffs on both US and European aircraft  

Airbus SE notes the decision of the World Trade Organization (WTO) regarding the level of countermeasures it authorises the United States to impose on...

Boeing delivers first 787-10 Dreamliner for Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA)

Boeing delivered to Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) its first 787-10 Dreamliner, which will play a key role in the airline’s fleet and network expansion....

Air New Zealand finalises order for eight Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner jets, powered by GEnx-1B engines

Leading long-range carrier builds its future fleet with eight 787-10s and includes options to increase the number of aircraft to up to 20...

FAA: “each government will make its own decision to return the aircraft to service, based on a thorough safety assessment.”

On 23 September, U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and a team of technical experts met with safety regulators from around the world to discuss...

New T-7A Red Hawk honours legends of the past and heroes of the future

  The U.S. Air Force has announced its name for Boeing’s new advanced pilot training system: the T-7A Red Hawk. The name is derived from the...

Air Lease Corporation announces delivery of new Boeing 787-9 aircraft to Neos

On September 18, 2019, Air Lease Corporation (“ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on long-term lease to Neos (Italy).  Featuring Rolls-Royce...

Boeing MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueller completes first test flight

The successful test puts U.S. Navy’s first operational unmanned aerial refueller a step closer to the carrier fleet Boeing and the U.S. Navy today successfully...

100 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked at the Grant County Airport in Washington State

In September 2019, Boeing stored 100 of its undelivered 737 MAX aeroplanes at the Grant County Airport while it awaits clearance from the FAA...

Boeing begins assembling first KC-46A tanker for Japan

The Boeing KC-46 team on Friday began assembling Japan’s first next-generation tanker, loading a 82.4-foot (25 meters) long wing spar in the company’s 767...

SWISS will create 300 new jobs by the end of March 2020 with the acquisition of two additional Boeing 777 aircraft

SWISS will continue to create jobs in 2019 and 2020, and will be recruiting some 700 new personnel between now and the end of...

China Airlines finalises order for six Boeing 777 freighters

China Airlines finalised its agreement with Boeing to order six 777 Freighters to modernize its cargo fleet. The carrier, which currently operates one of...