Ryanair, Europe's largest low-cost airline, has ordered five more Boeing 737-800 aircraft worth $452 million at list prices.
A Chinese airline says it has ordered some $4.6 billion worth of Boeing 737s to augment its fleet.
Rising jet production helped The Boeing Co. generate substantial cash in the latest quarter, and the company said Wednesday that it lavished the rewards on shareholders, sending its stock higher.
Boeing will transfer another 1,000 engineering jobs from the Puget Sound area to Southern California by the end of next year, the company told employees Thursday.
The Boeing Co. plans to deploy robotic assembly technology on the 777X that will dramatically change the way the plane’s metal hull is built, documents submitted to the city of Everett indicate.
Airline customers will get a hands-on chance to look at interior furnishings choices for their new 737 airliners at a new interior configuration studio near Boeing's Renton 737 plant.
Boeing said Monday it will close down production of the C-17 transport at its Long Beach, Calif., plant by mid-2015, three months earlier than the company has earlier anticipated.
Boeing jumped ahead of its European rival, Airbus, in new aircraft orders during the first quarter of 2014.
Despite having to wait more than three years beyond the original delivery date for its first Boeing Dreamliner and having seen its fleet of 787s grounded for three months because of battery issues, All Nippon Airways on Thursday signed an order for 14 more of the jets. The Dreamliner order was part of a $13 billion ANA order for a total of 40 wide-bodied aircraft from Boeing.
The first customer for Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, All Nippon Airways, has ordered 14 more of the twin-engine, long range jets as part of a $13 billion Boeing order.
The first Boeing 737 airliner produced at a rate of 42 monthly rolled out of Boeing's Renton factory this week.
Boeing has signed an order with a South African budget airline for eight of its new 737 Max 8 aircraft.
Boeing is expanding its delivery center for its popular 737 jetliner at Seattle's Boeing Field.
Indian air carriers could buy more than $10 billion worth of Boeing's updated 737 Max airliner.
Boeing is struggling to find buyers for 11 of its earliest 787 Dreamliners, collectively valued at $1.1 billion, after two airlines dropped orders for the holdover models from the jet’s troubled birth, people briefed on the plans said.
Australia this week became the third nation to order Boeing 737-based maritime patrol planes.
SEATTLE — The Boeing Co. is offering a one-time bonus of 8 percent of a year’s pay to workers at the 787 Dreamliner plant in North Charleston, S.C., if they can fix the production problems there within the next few months.
Boeing will build the composite wings for its new 777X airliner near its Everett wide-body aircraft assembly plant, the company announced Tuesday.
The production rate of Boeing's best-selling 737 jetliner jumped upward again this week at the company's Renton final assembly plant.
Boeing Co. Wednesday released a stellar earnings report Wednesday, but Wall Street punished the company with a nearly 6 percent decline in its stock price for a conservative 2014 earnings outlook.
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says Boeing used the state for leverage when it was shopping for potential plant sites during labor negotiations.
Now that Machinists Union members have voted to accept a new 8-year contract, Boeing is beginning its search for a Washington State site to build the new composite wings for its 777X.
District 751 of the Machinists said Friday that union members wholl be away on vacation during its controversial Jan. 3 contract vote with Boeing can obtain electronic absentee ballots that will be processed by an outside firm.
The skills of Boeing’s Washington workforce salvaged the 787 Dreamliner program when other less-experienced locations let Boeing down. The state has passed tax incentives for Boeing that no other can match. And in existing infrastructure, Everett has just about everything on the wish list Boeing sent out to states nationwide that want to build its 777X jet. According to most industry experts, Everett ought to be a shoo-in.
Gov. Jay Inslee personally met with an Airbus executive to discuss how the state of Washington and the Boeing rival can work together.
Machinists who are on vacation will still get a chance to vote on a proposed contract with Boeing Co.
Boeing on Friday started notifying locations around the country of their status in the 777X site selection process, company spokesman Doug Alder said.
The News & Record reports that North Carolina's Department of Commerce Friday notified local officials than none of North Carolina's three candidates has made Boeing's short list for a site to build the 777X.
A small rally Wednesday led by Machinists calling for a vote on Boeing’s latest contract proposal ended with an animated debate in front of the union hall. Chanting “give us a vote” and holding signs, about three dozen people marched from The Boeing Co.’s campus to the local union hall in Everett. The rally came six days after local union leaders said the company’s offer was too similar to one that workers rejected last month.
The first 747-8 equipped with improved General Electric engines has been delivered to Cathay Pacific Airways.
Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday called for a vote on a proposed contract between Boeing and Puget Sound machinists, even though local union leaders have already rejected the companys latest offer in the high-stakes negotiations to keep thousands of jobs in the state.
Will there be a Machinist vote or not on Boeing proposal? Confusion reigns as company announces S.C. expansion
Confusion abounds on whether Puget Sound machinists will take a vote on a proposed contract from Boeing Co. Local union leaders said they couldn't recommend it to their members. National union leaders said the members should decide. It's not clear whether there's even a contract to consider.
Boeing's largest union late Wednesday made a contract offer to Boeing in an attempt to reach a tentative agreement that will secure 777X aircraft production for Washington
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Washington’s full congressional delegation pleaded with The Boeing Co. on Tuesday to keep its next-generation jetliner in the state as rival states made their own pitches to lure the 777X in a contest worth billions of dollars.
As many as 20 states may submit proposals to Boeing by Tuesday's deadline to lure Boeing's newest plant and the 8,500 jobs it is expected to generate.
ST. LOUIS — The president of Boeing’s St. Louis Machinists union is now walking back statements he made to a Seattle radio station Wednesday in which he said the 777X should be built in Washington.
Boeing documents sent out to states that want to win 777X work reveal that the project will require total investment of up to $10 billion, but that Boeing wants states to take a big slice out of that by providing the site and facilities at no cost, or very low cost.
Missouris enticement package for a new Boeing assembly plant cleared its most daunting obstacle Wednesday as state senators passed a plan that could offer up to $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades.
Israel is reportedly considering Boeing's KC-46A airborne tanker as a replacement for its aging Boeing 707-based tankers.
What is the Washington Aerospace Partnership trying to tell us in that full-page ad placed in Wednesday’s Seattle Times? One unfortunate thing it tells us is that whichever marketing firm made the ad doesn’t know its airplanes.
State and local leaders are working to lure a Boeing Co. aircraft assembly plant to the Huntsville area, which already has a heavy technological and engineering base.
Airbus and Boeing agreed to triple purchases of parts and materials from Abu Dhabi in deals worth over $5 billion on Monday, as Gulf states seek a reciprocal boost to their economies from huge orders they have placed with the planemakers.
Boeing wants to speed up production of its newest jetliner because of the success of a rival plane from Airbus and sought to nail down a Seattle labor deal to help advance that aim, the machinists union chief said in an exclusive Reuters interview on Friday.
At Boeings sole Pierce County manufacturing facility, its massive skin and spar and composite manufacturing plant at Frederickson, it was business as usual Friday, two days after union machinists roundly rejected a proposed Boeing 8-year labor contract.
State lawmakers quick passage last week of what might be the biggest-ever corporate tax incentive was intended to be one-half of a two-part deal to keep Boeing Co.s 777X jet production in the Northwest.
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