Herald Business Journal

Port hopes to ready Kimberly-Clark site for jobs by mid-2021

A $15.5 million federal grant promises to help the Port of Everett stick to an aggressive timeline.

Microsoft takes fight for ‘dreamers’ to the US Supreme Court

The company is among plaintiffs in cases that could determine the future of the DACA program.

  • Nov 11, 2019

Boeing details steps needed to get grounded Max jet flying

It expects approval to deliver planes to airlines in December and to resume flying in January.

Time your credit card application this bonus-friendly season

Your expenses might easily meet a large spending requirement for a juicy sign-up bonus.

After Lion Air crash, Boeing upheld its flight control system

The Max was considered safe until 12 weeks later, when 157 people died in a similar crash in Ethiopia.

We have to address ‘soft corruption,’ and it won’t be easy

An 18th century economist first described the behavior exhibited in the 737 Max controversy.

Southwest pushes back return of troubled Boeing Max, again

The airline said Friday that it will keep its Max out of its schedule until March 6.

FILe - In this May 8, 2019, file photo, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner being built for Turkish Airlines takes off on a test flight in Renton, Wash. Representatives from more 30 countries met with Federal Aviation Administration officials Thursday, May 23, to hear the U.S. regulator’s approach to determining how soon the Boeing 737 Max can resume flying after two crashes that killed 346 people. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Delays in Boeing Max return began with simulator near-crash

Testing in June led to an extensive redesign of the flight computers that has dragged on for months.

FILe - In this May 8, 2019, file photo, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner being built for Turkish Airlines takes off on a test flight in Renton, Wash. Representatives from more 30 countries met with Federal Aviation Administration officials Thursday, May 23, to hear the U.S. regulator’s approach to determining how soon the Boeing 737 Max can resume flying after two crashes that killed 346 people. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
FILE - In this Friday, March 31, 2017, file photo, Boeing employees walk the new Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner down towards the delivery ramp area at the company’s facility in South Carolina after conducting its first test flight at Charleston International Airport in North Charleston, S.C. The Boeing Co. reports earnings, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

New safety issues raised on Boeing 737 Max and 787 Dreamliner

A change to the Dreamliner removed copper foil from the wings that protected against lightning strikes.

FILE - In this Friday, March 31, 2017, file photo, Boeing employees walk the new Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner down towards the delivery ramp area at the company’s facility in South Carolina after conducting its first test flight at Charleston International Airport in North Charleston, S.C. The Boeing Co. reports earnings, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

With help from business, Everett passenger service takes off

Count Funko among the fans of Paine Field flying. Meanwhile, where next? Chicago or Dallas, anyone?

Seattle man accused of spying described as ‘honest and caring’

The Twitter employee allegedly was paid by the Saudi royal family for information on dissidents.

  • Nov 8, 2019

Charges: Chinese surveillance goods illegally sold to US

The company is accused of systematically relabeling its merchandise to say it was made at its U.S. plant.

  • Nov 7, 2019

Saudis recruited Twitter workers to spy on critics, US says

The effort appeared to be linked to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

  • Nov 7, 2019

Rolls-Royce says 787 Dreamliner engine fix will be costly

An improved blade for the latest version of its Trent 1000 turbine won’t be ready until 2021.

Grounded Boeing jet hits another pothole in path to return

Regulators want the company to revise documentation of its proposed fixes to software on the 737 Max.

Europeans look to China as global partner, shun Trump’s U.S.

President Emmanuel Macron’s visit to China suggests that the United States risks being sidelined.

  • Nov 7, 2019

American Airlines CEO upbeat about return of Boeing Max jets

Boeing expects the FAA to approve the plane’s return to service by year-end.

Amazon’s spending in Seattle Council races doesn’t deliver

Early returns suggest the online retail giant will have fewer obvious allies on the council

  • Nov 6, 2019

Boeing’s embattled CEO vows to see 737 Max crisis through

Dennis Muilenburg said he’d thought about resigning, but still wants to be CEO three years from now.

She convinces companies to hire ‘amazing’ disabled people

Janet Bruckshen and others at Washington Vocational Services match workers with employers in need.