Boeing adding massive hangar for work on Super Hornet aircraft

The multimillion-dollar hangar is projected will have over 30,000 square feet of space to paint the U.S. Navy-owned aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2021

Fighter jet work in Missouri part of Pentagon"s $700B budget

An old F/A-18 Super Hornet is being refurbished at a hangar at Boeing's headquarters, marking the first of several fighter jets being sent to the St. Louis facility as the Pentagon spends the biggest budget in its history......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 2nd, 2018

South Texas Military Contracting Roundup: Boeing awarded piece of $770M in contracts for aircraft MRO

Boeing Co. had a hand in two contracts for aircraft maintenance this week, one involving the F-18 Super Hornet and one involving the V-22 helicopter platform......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2019

Bell Boeing partnership scores $4.2B order for dozens of aircraft, Fort Worth to see the most work

Bell Boeing, a partnership between two giants of the aerospace industry, scored a massive $4.19 billion order for 78 V-22 Osprey aircraft, according to contracts posted by the U.S. Department of Defense on Friday afternoon. This is a large award for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2018

Alaska Airlines is buying another 23 Boeing 737 Max jets for a total of 68 and adding new routes to its namesake state

Some of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft being purchased .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytDec 22nd, 2020

South Texas Military Contracting Roundup: Boeing"s San Antonio office receives contract worth nearly $80M

The local Boeing office will work on producing initial technology to protect a U.S. Air Force aircraft against enemy air defense system......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 22nd, 2020

Boeing cutting production rates on all passenger aircraft

Spirit AeroSystems Inc. in Wichita has work on all Boeing commercial aircraft programs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2020

Boeing ends deal, angering Brazilian jet maker Embraer

The pair had planned to work together on Embraer's commercial aviation business and to develop new markets for its C-390 Millennium aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 25th, 2020

Boeing ends its deal with Brazilian jet maker Embraer

The pair had planned to work together on Embraer's commercial aviation business and to develop new markets for its C-390 Millennium aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 25th, 2020

Cancellation Wave Continues, China Leasing Firm Scraps Boeing 737 MAX Order

Cancellation Wave Continues, China Leasing Firm Scraps Boeing 737 MAX Order As thousands of Boeing employees head back to work in the Puget Sound region over the last week, the Washington-based aircraft manufacturer has noticed a strin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2020

Boeing to temporarily suspend Philadelphia area operations amid coronavirus outbreak

Boeing Co said on Thursday it will temporarily suspend production at facilities in Ridley Township, Pennsylvania, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, adding that the suspension will last two weeks, with work to resume on April 20......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2020

Canada revising deal aimed at validating U.S.-certified planes

Transport Canada said on Thursday it is revising a deal that would have reduced technical work done by the Canadian regulator when validating Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified aircraft like the Boeing 737 MAX......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 12th, 2020

Boeing faces lawsuit from two VIP 737 Max 8 buyers

Two buyers of luxury VIP Boeing 737 Max 8 jets have filed a lawsuit against Boeing in Seattle, seeking to have their aircraft purchases voided and their money returned. Lawyers for buyers said the new jets were undergoing interiors completion work .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Ryanair"s O"Leary prepared for more 737 MAX delays: Wiwo

Ryanair is prepared for further delays to the delivery of its Boeing 737 MAX airliners, its chief executive Michael O'Leary told German magazine Wirtschaftswoche, adding that he would only discuss compensation after the aircraft had been delivered......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 3rd, 2020

Factbox: Aircraft suppliers at risk as Boeing could freeze 737 MAX production

Boeing Co's suppliers are bracing for a possible halt in production of the 737 MAX, as the grounding of the planemaker's fast-selling aircraft is pushed into 2020, possibly resulting in lost revenues and adding to billions of dollars in costs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2019

Stocks of Boeing and its suppliers fall on reports of 737 MAX production halt

Shares of Boeing and its suppliers fell on Monday after reports that the U.S. planemaker could temporarily halt production of 737 MAX aircraft, potentially adding to billions of dollars in costs, as its return to service is pushed to 2020......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2019

October flurry boosts Airbus’ order book

A busy October has boosted the backlog for Airbus, keeping it easily ahead of rival the Boeing Co. on the year and representing increasing amounts of work for Wichita-based Spirit AeroSystems Inc.  Led by a massive order for from Indian carrier In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2019

U.S. FAA must restore "public confidence" in plane certification -inspector general

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) must work to restore "public confidence" in aircraft certification efforts after two deadly Boeing 737 MAX crashes, the U.S. Transportation Department's inspector general said on Wednesday in a public report......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2019

Older 737 work dwindling for Spirit AeroSystems

As the Boeing Co. wrestles with continued uncertainty on the 737 MAX, work on the older Next-Generation variant of the aircraft is nearing its end.  And for suppliers like Spirit AeroSystems Inc. in Wichita, it means there will be little to speak of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2019

Airlines urge regulators to work together to return 737 MAX to service

Global airlines on Thursday urged regulators to coordinate on technical requirements and timelines for the safe re-entry to service of the Boeing Co 737 MAX aircraft, which was grounded in March after two fatal accidents......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 27th, 2019

Airbus Vows to Fight Boeing for a Massive Jet Order That Could Mark the 737 Max’s Turnaround

British Airways' owner said it would purchase 200 737 Max aircraft, which are still grounded Airbus vowed to contend for a mammoth narrow-body order that its chief rival Boeing announced in stunning fashion at the Paris Air Show. Speaking .....»»

Category: topSource: timeJun 20th, 2019