EVERETT — Qatar Airways’ frustrations with the Airbus A320neo could mean new orders for Boeing 737NGs.
Date: 04/25/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — Oman Air has started talks with Boeing and Airbus for an order to replace its 10 A330s, the Middle East airline’s CEO...
Date: 04/18/2016 | Aerospace Blog
Boeing landed four orders valued at $1.5 billion for its 747 jumbo jetliner, giving life to an Everett program starved for sales amid waning demand for four-engine aircraft.
Date: 04/07/2016 | Business
EVERETT — Factory-floor workers taking early retirements could pose a challenge to Boeing’s plans to ramp up 737 and 787 production starting next year, says Scott Hamilton, an aerospace analyst and owner of Issaquah-based Leeham Co.
Date: 04/01/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. expects to cut about 4,000 jobs in Washington through buyouts and retirements in the next few months. If that and other belt-tightening measures do not trim costs enough, layoffs could come in the second half of the year, a spokesman said Wednesday.
Date: 03/31/2016 | Business
Emirates Airline is close to deciding whether to go with the Boeing Co. or Airbus Group when it orders its next batch of long-range airplanes, the Wall Street Journal reported...
Date: 03/10/2016 | Aerospace Blog
The Boeing Co. popped up again in the latest debate between Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton.
Date: 03/07/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — Boeing workers in Everett and other locations are weighing whether to take buyouts as the company aims to cut its labor costs while avoiding morale-sapping layoffs.Still, some workers are...
Date: 03/04/2016 | Aerospace Blog
Here’s a shock: The future is uncertain.
Date: 02/29/2016 | Aerospace Blog
The Boeing Co. has changed course and is going ahead with developing the 737-7 MAX, reports Leeham News and Comment.
Date: 02/22/2016 | Aerospace Blog
The Boeing Co. could deliver its newest jetliner, the 737 MAX, as much as six months early, reports the Wall Street Journal.
Date: 02/02/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — It’s official: The Boeing Co. is making 747-8s for the U.S. president.The U.S. Air Force told Boeing on Friday to start preliminary work to replace two aging 747-200s used as Air Force One.
Date: 01/29/2016 | Local News
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. announced a further 747 production rate cut, an announcement analysts likened to a swan song.
Date: 01/21/2016 | Business
Economics is not a zero-sum game, but selling airplanes can be in the short term.So, Boeing’s win today is Bombardier’s loss — and a particularly stinging loss for the Canadian company’s struggling CSeries.
Date: 01/21/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — All Nippon Airways became the first airline to fly 100,000 commercial flights with Boeing 787s. The Japan-based airline and Boeing executives celebrated the milestone at Sea-Tac International Airport on Monday.
Date: 01/11/2016 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. announced large orders from two Asian customers Tuesday.
Date: 11/24/2015 | Business
EVERETT — The Boeing Co. slightly increased its 20-year forecast for
Date: 11/16/2015 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — The world's two biggest airplane makers are making more airplanes than ever before, and plan to make even more. But based on analysis of their own market projections, the Boeing Co. and Airbus Group are making more airplanes than the market needs. Either...
Date: 11/15/2015 | Business
Boeing and El Al have agreed to 787 Dreamliner orders worth about $2.2 billion at current list prices.
Date: 10/29/2015 | Aerospace Blog
MOSCOW — Aeroflot, Russia’s biggest airline, is trying to get out of an agreement to buy Dreamliners from Boeing as it seeks planes and routes from a debt-saddled airline and the market struggles in recession.
Date: 10/14/2015 | Business Wire
Washington state will be front and center in international news this week when Chinese President Xi Jinping makes Washington state — including Everett — the first destination on his U.S. visit. That President Xi chose our state for his first stop underscores Washington's...
Date: 09/21/2015 | Commentary
EVERETT — Boeing is ramping up work on its 767 assembly line in Everett from the current 1.5 airplanes a month to 2.5 a month by the end of 2017.Demand has picked up for the twin-aisle airplane thanks to two customers — shipper FedEx and the U.S. Air Force.
Date: 09/09/2015 | Aerospace Blog
Nippon Cargo Airlines has cancelled orders for four 747-8 freighters, leaving Boeing with no net orders for 2015 so far, according to the airplane maker.The aerospace giant has seen only weak demand for...
Date: 09/03/2015 | Aerospace Blog
EVERETT — Korean Air on Tuesday became the first airline to receive the passenger and freighter versions of Boeing’s 747-8.
Date: 08/25/2015 | Aerospace Blog
While concerns about China’s economy contributed to massive sell offs in U.S. stock exchanges on Monday, Boeing increased its outlook for that country’s demand for new airplanes over the next 20 years.
Date: 08/25/2015 | Aerospace Blog
There is still a market for Boeing’s 767, the company’s Chief Financial Officer Greg Smith said Wednesday at Jefferies Global Industrials Conference.
Date: 08/12/2015 | Aerospace Blog
FedEx has placed the biggest order for Boeing 767s. The cargo and package delivery company announced Tuesday that it has ordered 50 767-300 freighters and has options for another 50 of the airplanes, which are assembled at Boeing’s Everett plant.
Date: 07/22/2015 | Aerospace Blog
FedEx is reportedly negotiating with Boeing to buy at least 25 767 freighters. The sale would be a big bump for the twin-engine airplane program, which has posted seven net orders since 2013. The program is...
Date: 07/15/2015 | Aerospace Blog
Boeing came up in second place to its European rival, the Airbus Group, on orders in the first half of the year. The Chicago-based company has deliver more airplanes this year, though.
Date: 07/06/2015 | Aerospace Blog
The Boeing Co.'s KC-46 Pegasus tanker was shut out again Tuesday, this time by South Korea. That makes the aerial refueling tanker 0-for-6 competing for foreign military contracts.Boeing has lost every one of those deals to its rival, Airbus Group's A-330 Multi Role Tanker...
Date: 06/30/2015 | Aerospace Blog
Most of the Boeing Co.'s remaining "Terrible Teens" are reportedly moving out.The aerospace giant has sold six of the early-production and overweight 787 Dreamliners to Ethiopian Airlines, Bloomberg News reports.That leaves four early-build 787s...
Date: 06/17/2015 | Aerospace Blog
There’s been a flurry of news out of the Paris Air Show, so here is a round up of Wednesday’s most interesting stories:
Date: 06/17/2015 | Aerospace Blog
PARIS — Boeing on Tuesday announced the biggest order so far of the Paris Air Show, as last-minute deal for 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft valued at about $10.7 billion at list price.
Date: 06/16/2015 | Business
The Boeing Co. says it is studying a new commercial jetliner that would smaller than its smallest twin-aisle airplane and bigger than its largest single-aisle plane.
Date: 06/15/2015 | Aerospace Blog
PARIS — A huge demand for long-haul jetliners was on display at the Paris Air Show on Monday, with Garuda Indonesia, Saudi Arabian Airlines and Qatar Airways among buyers in announced deals valued at about $24 billion.
Date: 06/15/2015 | Business
The International Paris Air Show opens Monday, and industry insiders say this year's aerospace extravaganza will be quieter than most.The biennial show, which runs June 15-21, has a reputation for headlines about new airplanes and...
Date: 06/13/2015 | Business
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
TOULOUSE, France — Airbus Group is set to face a fresh challenge in reviving sales of its flagship A380 superjumbo as used aircraft hit the market.
Date: 06/09/2015 | Business Wire
777 has come to dominate market but it's time for a successor
Date: 06/07/2015 | Business
The head of Boeing Business Jets said Monday that demand from world leaders, militaries and private VIPs with big wallets could keep demand alive for the company’s 747-8 and 737 Next Generation,
Date: 05/18/2015 | Aerospace Blog
Boeing has finalized an order for three 777-300ERs with the Lufthansa Group and Swiss International Air Lines.At list price, the deal is valued at $990 million. However, the actual sales price is often negotiated down.
Date: 05/04/2015 | Aerospace Blog