Dedicated, skilled workers should be valued
The expertise from years of designing and building over almost a century now is a priceless asset. You don't put together those millions of parts that make up an airplane that you can turn out multiple copies each month starting from scratch. You don't find people working long hours, much of it without overtime pay, unless they truly care about their job and the product that results. Times are different in this world, competition is greater and the costs of doing business in this environment make the task much harder. Getting a Boeing engineer back as head of the company and bringing the headquarters back to Seattle would do a lot to solving some of these issues in my mind.