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Boeing Business Jets Finalizes Order for BBJ 777-300ER Airplane

Boeing Business Jets Finalizes Order for BBJ 777-300ER Airplane

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boeing Business Jets (BBJ) today announced the order of a BBJ 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplane to an undisclosed customer. …

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FAA Issues Airworthiness Directive for Certain Boeing 747s, Bulkhead Cracks

FAA Issues Airworthiness Directive for Certain Boeing 747s, Bulkhead Cracks

| May 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain The Boeing Company Model 747 airplanes. …

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Boeing Reports First-Quarter Deliveries

Boeing Reports First-Quarter Deliveries

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Boeing Company announced today deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the first quarter of 2014. …

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Boeing, Ryanair Showcase Strong, Colorful Partnership

Boeing, Ryanair Showcase Strong, Colorful Partnership

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boeing and Ryanair showcased their strong partnership with a new, co-branded livery on the airline’s most recently delivered Next-Generation 737-800. …

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Boeing Begins Expansion of 737 Commercial Delivery Center

Boeing Begins Expansion of 737 Commercial Delivery Center

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boeing yesterday kicked off expansion of its 737 Commercial Delivery Center (CDC) at Boeing Field in Seattle. The project more than doubles the space that will be available for customers and groups supporting increased 737 deliveries. …

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Boeing Reports Wing Cracks on 787 Dreamliners in Production

Boeing Reports Wing Cracks on 787 Dreamliners in Production

| March 8, 2014 | 6 Comments

Boeing said on Friday that “hairline cracks” had been discovered in the wings of about 40 787 Dreamliners that are in production, marking another setback for the company’s newest jet. …

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Boeing to Locate New 777X Composite Wing Center in Everett

Boeing to Locate New 777X Composite Wing Center in Everett

| February 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Boeing today announced the selection of its Everett, Wash., site as the location for a new composite wing center for the 777X program. Boeing evaluated criteria that were designed to find the wing fabrication location that would best support the 777X business plan. The new composite wing center will be located north of the Everett […]

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Will Boeing Lose $1.9 Trillion, and This Major Market, to Airbus?

Will Boeing Lose $1.9 Trillion, and This Major Market, to Airbus?

| February 16, 2014 | 4 Comments

On Feb. 9, Boeing released its 20-year market forecast for the Asia-Pacific region. The good news is the 20-year market for new airplanes is valued at $1.9 trillion. The bad news is Boeing faces stiff competition from its chief rival, European Aeronautical Defense and Space’s Airbus. Here’s what else you need to know. …

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Boeing Forecasts $1.9 Trillion 20-Year Market for New Airplanes in Asia Pacific

Boeing Forecasts $1.9 Trillion 20-Year Market for New Airplanes in Asia Pacific

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boeing says strong economic and passenger growth will be main drivers of new airplane demand in the Asia Pacific region. Boeing estimates the region’s airlines will need an additional 12,820 airplanes valued at $1.9 trillion, representing 36 percent of the world’s new airplane deliveries over the next 20 years. …

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Boeing, SilkAir Begins Transition to All 737 Fleet Leaving Airbus

Boeing, SilkAir Begins Transition to All 737 Fleet Leaving Airbus

| February 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Boeing and SilkAir celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first Next-Generation 737-800. The delivery also marked the start of the Singapore-based airline’s transition to an all-Boeing fleet. Over the coming years, Boeing will deliver a total of 23 737-800s and 31 737 MAX 8s to SilkAir. …

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