Aviation and space

Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington

Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington

Casting Operations, which is affiliated with Blue Origin of Kent, is building on six acres near the airport.

Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington
Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada

Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada

The move gets around health-related U.S. travel restrictions.

Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada
Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field

Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field

In the weeks since service resumed, passenger volume shows promise, an airline executive says.

Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field
Saving Everett’s 787 line ‘worth a try,’ but it’s a heavy lift

Saving Everett’s 787 line ‘worth a try,’ but it’s a heavy lift

If Boeing decides to consolidate production of the model, South Carolina has a very strong case.

Saving Everett’s 787 line ‘worth a try,’ but it’s a heavy lift
Boeing to deepen job cuts beyond 10% plan with new buyouts

Boeing to deepen job cuts beyond 10% plan with new buyouts

Meanwhile, the company is hiring around 3,000 employees in its defense and space division.

Boeing to deepen job cuts beyond 10% plan with new buyouts
Boeing: No orders, more cancellations for grounded 737 Max

Boeing: No orders, more cancellations for grounded 737 Max

The company has lost more than 800 net orders so far this year.

Boeing: No orders, more cancellations for grounded 737 Max
FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at S.C. aircraft plant

FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at S.C. aircraft plant

Federal officials are seeking to fine Boeing $1.25 million for practices related to 787 inspection oversight.

FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at S.C. aircraft plant
Everett startup makes a swift pivot from in-person to online

Everett startup makes a swift pivot from in-person to online

Abacus links hobbyists, crafters and artists with people who want to learn new skills — virtually.

Everett startup makes a swift pivot from in-person to online

More travelers are flying in and out of Yakima

The increase in passengers has led Alaska Airlines to add a 2nd daily flight to Seattle.

FAA spells out design changes needed in grounded 737 Max

FAA spells out design changes needed in grounded 737 Max

The public will now get 45 days to comment, after which the FAA is expected to publish a final rule.

FAA spells out design changes needed in grounded 737 Max
Lawmakers welcome return of passenger service at Paine Field

Lawmakers welcome return of passenger service at Paine Field

Everett’s airline terminal fills with passengers on Saturday; elected officials pledge their support.

Lawmakers welcome return of passenger service at Paine Field
Why the Boeing vs. Airbus fight is coming to a head

Why the Boeing vs. Airbus fight is coming to a head

The U.S. and European Union prepare to launch a barrage of tariffs on each other’s exports.

Why the Boeing vs. Airbus fight is coming to a head
Boeing might end 787 production in Everett; 777X delayed

Boeing might end 787 production in Everett; 777X delayed

The company will slow production of the 787 and 777 models and delay first delivery of the 777X until 2022.

Boeing might end 787 production in Everett; 777X delayed
Local leaders react to Boeing’s grim news about cuts, delays
Local leaders react to Boeing’s grim news about cuts, delays
Passenger service resumes at Paine Field on Saturday

Passenger service resumes at Paine Field on Saturday

For now, the flights will be few and the frills are gone at Everett’s airline terminal.

Passenger service resumes at Paine Field on Saturday
FAA puts Boeing Max on path to return to service in October

FAA puts Boeing Max on path to return to service in October

The public will have 45 days to comment on the agency’s directives for repairs required on the jet.

FAA puts Boeing Max on path to return to service in October
Jumbos retired: British Airways bids farewell to Boeing 747s

Jumbos retired: British Airways bids farewell to Boeing 747s

One aviation union urged the government to invest in greener aircraft and aerospace manufacturing.

Jumbos retired: British Airways bids farewell to Boeing 747s
Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company’

Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company’

Emirates wants to delay delivery of its 777X orders and replace some of them with 787 Dreamliners.

Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company’
Boeing sold 1 plane last month amid pandemic, Max grounding

Boeing sold 1 plane last month amid pandemic, Max grounding

The company delivered 10 planes in June, compared with 37 a year earlier.

Boeing sold 1 plane last month amid pandemic, Max grounding

New grants aim to retrain aerospace workers

County program offers up to $250,000 per business to help workers acquire new skills.

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