EVERETT — The Seahawks’ season doesn’t start until next month, but Boeing just couldn’t wait that long to show its support.
Date: 07/19/2015 | Business
An improving cargo market prompted Atlas Air to announce Thursday that it is taking delivery of another Boeing 747-8 freighter in November.
Date: 06/26/2015 | Aerospace Blog
Boeing Co. said it struck a $7.4 billion deal to sell 747-8 freighters to Russia’s Volga-Dnepr Group, providing a much-needed boost to the jumbo-jet program amid flagging demand for four-engine aircraft.
Date: 06/17/2015 | Business Wire
Boeing says it sees the already historically high demand for commercial airplanes only going up over the next 20 years.
Date: 06/11/2015 | Aerospace Blog
The jumbo jet faces a make or break year at both Airbus and Boeing, reports Reuters.
Date: 04/16/2015 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. delivered 184 commercial airplanes in the first three months of 2015, the company said in a news release Friday.
Date: 04/03/2015 | Business
EVERETT — Boeing has picked up an order for three 747-8 freighters from Azerbaijan’s Silk Way West.The deal is worth more than $1.1 billion at list price, but actual sales prices are typically negotiated down.
Date: 03/03/2015 | Aerospace Blog
RENO, Nev. — The bigger, the better, when it comes to dreams at Burning Man. Usually. But, is it possible to dream too big?One Burner, Ken Feldman, is about to find out this year, as he endeavors to create the biggest "mutant vehicle," or art car, that ever...
Date: 02/07/2015 | Nation & World
EVERETT — A third party is reportedly pitching Emirates Airlines on a deal that would extend the life of Boeing’s 747-8 program while undermining an upgraded Airbus’ A380.
Date: 02/04/2015 | Aerospace Blog
WASHINGTON — In a surprise announcement, the U.S. Air Force on Wednesday said it has chosen Boeing's Everett-built 747-8 to replace two aging 747-200s that serve as Air Force One. The decision does not involve a competitive bidding process."The Boeing 747-8 is...
Date: 01/28/2015 | Business
EVERETT — Boeing and Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West Airlines are working out terms for three 747-8 freighters.
Date: 01/09/2015 | Aerospace Blog
The Boeing Co. delivered more commercial jetliners in 2014 than in any other year, the Chicago-based company said Tuesday.In 2014, it...
Date: 01/06/2015 | Business
LONDON — Airbus Group raised the prospect of discontinuing its A380 super-jumbo jetliner as soon as 2018, the first admission that it may have misjudged the market for the double-decker after failing to find a single airline buyer this year.While Airbus will break even...
Date: 12/10/2014 | Business
Boeing says it is cutting production of the venerable 747 jumbo jet next September from 18 per year to slightly less than 16 a year.
Date: 12/09/2014 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — Boeing expects air cargo traffic to more than double by 2033, with an annual growth rate of 4.7 percent, according to the company’s market forecast.That means greater demand for freighter airplanes, especially big freighters such as the 777F and 747-8F.
Date: 10/07/2014 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. picked up 24 airplane orders in the last week of September, but that couldn’t offset 37 cancelled orders. As of the start of October, the airplane maker has logged 1,000 net orders (1,106 orders placed, 106...
Date: 10/03/2014 | Aerospace Blog
Delivery of iconic jet is a rarity these days for Boeing
Date: 10/01/2014 | Business
I came across two posts today that are interesting for anyone who likes aviation and/or abandoned places. The posts give readers a glimpse into Athens' abandoned Ellinikon International Airport.The airport closed down in 2001, and has been little used since then. Four...
Date: 09/18/2014 | Aerospace Blog
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force will decide by December whether Boeing will have to share a multibillion-dollar project to provide the next Air Force One jetliner for the president, the service said.
Date: 08/28/2014 | Business
HOUSTON — Crews used a massive crane Thursday to hoist a replica of a space shuttle to its new home atop a modified jumbo jet at Space Center Houston.
Date: 08/15/2014 | Nation & World