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Airbus, Boeing rivalry is back on as sales campaigns pick up
The improving outlook comes amid a travel reopening that’s gathering pace in some key markets.
Boeing, for first time since 2019, has a profitable quarter
The earnings hint at a potential turnaround after one of the worst financial crises in the company’s history.
Airports in the US West dealing with shortage of jet fuel
Supply chain issues and an urgent demand from firefighting aircraft have combined to cause problems.
Blue Origin’s Bezos reaches space on 1st passenger flight
The Amazon founder is the second billionaire in just over a week to ride his own spacecraft.
Come October, United Airlines will discontinue flights at Paine Field
The airline is one of two commercial carriers at the Everett airport. United flies to Denver.
Boeing cuts production on the 787 to address a new flaw
The problem is on the forward pressure bulkhead, which keeps the plane’s interior pressurized.
Applications open for aviation jobs protection program
It’s funded by the federal American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill enacted in the spring.
A Mukilteo aviation club helps youth of all colors aim high
The Red-Tailed Hawks Flying Club introduces airplanes to kids who might not otherwise spread their wings.
Arlington company Eviation unveils electric airplane design
The nine-passenger aircraft could fly for the first time this year at Arlington Municipal Airport.
Two rescued after cargo plane crashes in ocean off Hawaii
The pilots reported engine trouble and were forced to land the Boeing 737 in the water.
United’s big jetliner order includes 200 Boeing 737 Max jets
The airline’s ambitious upgrade bolsters a push to appeal to travelers willing to pay for pampering.
Boeing’s next airplane likely to be delayed by FAA concerns
The agency is concerned that late changes on the 777X could introduce new, inadvertent problems.
Czech airline sues Boeing over losses related to 737 Max
The complaint alleges “Boeing chose a cheap and hastily implemented bandaid” for its flight control system.
‘Rosie the Riveter’ reunites with plane she helped build
A 100-year-old Monroe resident came face to fuselage with a World War II Corsair at Paine Field.
Boeing ousts its longtime chief lobbyist in Washington, D.C.
Chief Executive Dave Calhoun’s memo provided no explanation for Tim Keating’s sudden departure.
Snohomish County airports get $5.5 million in federal grants
Paine Field will receive $5.4 million. Arlington’s airport and Harvey Field each are getting $59,000.
Latest FAA reform gives workers new way to report safety flaws
The Voluntary Safety Reporting Program was spurred by the two fatal crashes on the Boeing 737 Max.
Could Snohomish County’s two largest airports be expanded?
A study explores expanding runways at Paine Field and Arlington Municipal to relieve a coming crunch.
Boeing’s newest version of the 737 Max makes first flight
The Max 10 took off near Seattle for an expected two-hour trip.
Biden administration talking to China on Boeing Max approval
The planes remain banned in the country while other jurisdictions have reauthorized it following crashes.