Herald Business Journal

Some dissent emerges on new engineering contract with Boeing

“This is being shoved down our throats,” said one SPEEA council rep.

 

FAA faces dilemma over 737 Max wiring flaw that Boeing missed

The vulnerability could lead to an emergency similar to the one that brought down two jets.

 

Everett’s new passenger terminal gets some national love

Paine Field was voted 8th-best among a selection of small airports, some of which aren’t all that small.

 

United pushes back expected return of grounded Boeing planes

United, Southwest and American are bracing for a second straight summer without their Max planes.

US manufacturing output hit by Boeing troubles, slips 0.1%

Excluding the production of airplanes and parts, factory production rose 0.3%.

  • Feb 14, 2020

Boeing and engineering union agree on new, extended contract

The board of SPEEA will recommend the proposal to its 18,000 members in the Puget Sound area.

Airbus CEO sees no short-term benefit from Boeing Max woes

The European planemaker’s competing A320 is sold out through 2025.

Virus outbreak in China poses a new problem for Boeing

A number of deliveries are ready for Chinese customers who “cannot come to Seattle to take delivery.”

Lynnwood council OKs another city center housing development

Among 239 total housing units, Kinect@Lynnwood is set to bring 48 low- to moderate-income dwellings.

Boeing wins zero orders and delivers just 13 jets in January

Airbus by comparison had a big order month, winning net orders for 274 commercial aircraft.

Amid uncertainty, French wine industry puts itself on show

France is with Italy the biggest producer of wine in the world.

  • Feb 11, 2020

Amazon wants to question Trump over losing $10B contract bid

The Pentagon awarded the cloud computing project to Microsoft in October.

  • Feb 10, 2020

First popup Everett Farmers Market draws hundreds of people

With about 30 vendors, the inaugural monthly bazaar saw a steady stream of visitors over four hours.

Marysville Ford and Auto Center sold to Kendall Auto Group

One family-owned company has been acquired by another.

Faulty software could have doomed Boeing’s Starliner capsule

Meanwhile, SpaceX successfully completed a launch abort test last month at Cape Canaveral.

Readers weigh in on more desired flights out of Paine Field

Results as of 1:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 7. (Poll opened Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 8 a.m.)

Cash transactions are private, which is why mobsters use them

Organized crime isn’t what it once was, but it is still mostly a cash-based industry.

Boeing is fixing a new software bug on the 737 Max

It involves a warning light for the horizontal stabilizer trim system.

Alaska Airlines will launch Everett-to-Boise service in June

To accommodate the schedule, the airline will cut the number of daily departures to Portland to two.

Smaller jetliners are the future, says an aerospace maven

Richard Aboulafia thinks Boeing’s next new airplane should be a single-aisle 737 replacement.