- Print Editions
- Classified Ads
- Subscriber Center
- Photo Requests
- Site map
- About Us
The company gave a 25% pay raise exclusively to its nonunion pilots. Union pilots didn’t like that.
The Wall Street Journal reports that costs stemming from the Max grounding are increasing.
The airline estimated that the grounding of the Max 737 will cut its pretax income by $540 million.
With loss of a previous strategic advantage, this disastrous year will be followed by a precarious 2020.
Mike Luttig was Boeing’s general counsel from 2006 until this spring.
The records appear to show efforts to ensure production plans “were not diverted by regulators.”
David Calhoun is taking over during one of the bleakest chapters in Boeing’s 103-year history.
The Federal Aviation Administration has not commented on the content of newly revealed emails.
Dennis Muilenburg is out. “A change in leadership was necessary to restore confidence,” the company said.
As many as 6,000 travelers were affected, with about 40 arriving airplanes delayed at Sea-Tac Airport.
And Spirit AeroSystems, which builds fuselages for Boeing, will end deliveries intended for the Max.
It was supposed to be a crucial dress rehearsal for next year’s inaugural launch with astronauts.
Loud Growlers flown out of NAS Whidbey have long been a contentious issue for area communities.
The European planemaker has had to offer a wide range of cabin layouts that has complicated assembly.
“It’s hard for one company to leave a lasting imprint” on the economy, one analyst said.
In Renton, the no-layoff plan was “good news.” But the Max production pause will be bad for suppliers.
In a news release, the company said there are no furloughs or layoffs planned.
MTM Robotics will become a subsidiary of Airbus but will continue to serve other aerospace companies.
The grounding of the 737 jet after the two crashes is costing the planemaker and airlines billions.
Boeing’s disadvantage was the fading chance of its 777-8X being available in time.