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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).

The Japanese Air Self-Defence Force is selling one of its two Boeing 747-400s

The Japanese Ministry of Defence has decided to sell the oldest of its two Boeing 747-400 for a little more than 25 million euros....

Vietnam Airlines flies its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Vietnamese flag carrier to put largest Dreamliner on some of the world's busiest destinations   Boeing delivered the first of eight 787-10 Dreamliner aeroplanes to Vietnam...

Boeing demonstrates folding wingtip on its new Boeing 777-9 model

On 8 August, Boeing demonstrated the folding wingtip on its Boeing 777-9 (N779XW) test aircraft during a ground test. The new feature is the...

AkzoNobel’s second-generation chromate-free exterior primer qualified by Boeing

A chromate-free exterior primer developed by AkzoNobel’s Aerospace Coatings business has been newly qualified by aircraft manufacturer Boeing – underlining AkzoNobel’s ongoing drive to...

Air Lease Corporation delivers new Boeing 787-10 aircraft to EVA Air

Today Air Lease Corporation announced the delivery of one new Boeing 787-10 aircraft on long-term lease to EVA Air (Taiwan).  This aircraft is the...

The Airport ombudsman asks Brussels Airport to remove a page glorifying the Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing 737 MAX: the strange communication of Brussels Airport "Good news for the airport, the local residents and the environment: TUI fly is expanding its...

Boeing reports second-quarter results showing loss of $3.38 billion due to 737 MAX grounding

Continue to engage global regulators and customers on safe return to service of the 737 MAX Recorded charge and increased costs related to...

Boeing to recognise $4.9 billion charge and increased costs in second quarter due to 737 MAX grounding

Amounts relate to expensing of estimated potential concessions and other considerations to customers and the impact of continued lower 737 MAX production rate Boeing announced...

Boeing dedicates $50 million of pledged $100 million to near-term relief for families of the victims of the two 737 MAX 8 accidents

Boeing to provide $50 million for family relief Boeing to partner with Kenneth Feinberg and Camille Biros on fund creation and distribution Boeing announced...

Ryanair expects Boeing MAX delivery delays to slow capacity growth for Winter 2019 and Summer 2020

Ryanair Holdings Plc today updated investors on the current uncertainty over the Boeing 737 MAX deliveries during Winter ’19 and Summer ’20. Ryanair CEO Michael...

First Boeing P-8A Poseidon for United Kingdom takes flight

First of nine P-8A Poseidon aircraft completes assembly and makes its first flight. Next stop: addition of military systems. The first Boeing P-8A Poseidon for...

Saudi low-cost airline flyadeal cancels order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and orders Airbus A320neo aircraft instead

Flyadeal, the low-cost Saudi Arabian airline, has cancelled an order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. The deal, which included an additional option to purchase...

Boeing pledges support to families, communities affected by Lion Air flight JT610 and Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 accidents

Ahead of Independence Day in the U.S., Boeing announced $100 million in funds to address family and community needs of those affected by the...

Boeing takes new technologies out of the lab, onto ecoDemonstrator flying testbed, with a 777 as 6th aircraft in the programme

Programme to test innovations to enhance safety, sustainability and the passenger experience. 777 will serve as the sixth test aeroplane in the ecoDemonstrator...

Air Europa’s Boeing 787 base maintenance contract granted to Sabena technics

Air Europa, the Spanish airline, has trusted Sabena technics to perform base maintenance operations on two of their Boeing 787-8. For the past two years,...

Boeing 737 MAX commercial flights in Belgian airspace prohibited until end of 2019

The Belgian Civil Aviation Authority (BCAA) issued a NOtice To AirMen (NOTAM) addressing the current problems with the airworthiness of the Boeing 737 MAX....

KLM to celebrate 100th anniversary without its star, a specially painted Boeing 787-10

The arrival of the first KLM Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner is delayed The arrival of KLM’s first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner from the Boeing factory in Charleston...

Air France-KLM optimises long-haul fleet: future Airbus A350s for Air France and Boeing 787s to KLM

Air France and KLM pursue the optimisation of their respective long-haul fleets. The airlines will effectively swap the remaining firm Boeing 787 and Airbus...

Federal Aviation Administration discovers another potential risk on Boeing 737 MAX model

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently discovered another potential risk on Boeing's 737 MAX model. The U.S. aircraft manufacturer must address this issue first...

Engine failure on Boeing 777 prompts Air France crew to immediately head back to Atlanta Airport

On 23 June, an Air France Boeing 777 (F-GZNJ) departed Atlanta Airport, United States for flight AF681 to Paris CDG, France. The crew, however,...