EVERETT — Boeing says it has notified 319 employees in Washington they will be laid off as of April 24.The company gave affected workers 60-day notices Feb. 20, said Jill Godschall, a spokeswoman for the airplane maker.
Date: 02/27/2015 | Aerospace Blog
OLYMPIA — An Everett lawmaker said Monday she is introducing a bill to reduce Boeing's generous tax break if the aerospace giant trims its workforce in the next 25 years.Democratic Rep. June Robinson said her aim is to ensure...
Date: 02/17/2015 | Business
WICHITA, Kan. — Three former workers at the Boeing plant in Wichita who filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the aircraft maker and one of its suppliers failed to show Boeing defrauded the U.S. government in a $1.6 billion contract, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
Date: 10/08/2014 | Business Wire
Ward and Robert Zimmerman were brilliant. They were adventurous, physically fit and full of love for family.That is how Everett's Ruth Brandal remembers her father and uncle, brothers in their 80s whose cross-country airplane trip ended in tragedy earlier this month.
Date: 05/23/2014 | Local News
EVERETT — Work in a Boeing Co. plant? Take out your ear buds and stop texting.The aerospace giant adopted new safety standards last month for operations, production and transportation work areas. The new rules prohibit listening to...
Date: 05/09/2014 | Business
Jerry and Gloria Halstead, who spent their work lives at the Everett Boeing plant, took an RV to Alabama after retiring. Gloria Halstead’s daughter lives there with her family. The couple stayed down south until the specter of hurricanes sent them home to...
Date: 04/29/2014 | Local News
PALMDALE, Calif. — Boeing Co. will pay $47 million to hundreds of current and former Southern California employees who are owed back pay and benefits, a union announced Friday.An arbitrator ruled against the aerospace giant in January...
Date: 04/18/2014 | Business