COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Nearly two dozen Democratic U.S. senators are calling on Boeing Co. to negotiate with a union now representing some employees at a South Carolina plant.
On Wednesday, 23 Senate Democrats penned a
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — An aerospace manufacturing giant has decided to expand its presence in Massachusetts.
Boeing Co. has agreed to lease about 100,000-square-feet in a planned Cambridge office building.
The Boston Globe
MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Boeing Co. subsidiary specializing in unmanned aircraft is expanding its headquarters in northern Virginia and creating 135 new jobs.
The new jobs will pay an average annual salary exceeding $100,000.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday the plans by ...
The strong air-travel business continues to give a lift to Boeing, which reported Wednesday that second-quarter profit rose 26 percent to $2.2 billion.
Boeing Co. raised its forecast for full-year revenue but the aircraft maker left its profit outlook unchanged, reflecting continuing ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday:
General Motors Co., down $1.83 to $37.65
The automaker cut its profit forecast because tariffs have raised the price of aluminum and steel and the dollar has strengthened.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, ...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s governor is being joined by governors in Maine, Tennessee and Mississippi in asking federal officials to overturn a union vote at a Boeing plant.
Flight-line employees at Boeing Co.’s North Charleston plant decided in May to join the International ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Air Force One is getting a patriotic makeover.
Trump says the familiar baby blue color on the presidential aircraft will give way to a red, white and blue color scheme. Updated models could be in service before the end of a potential Trump ...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita manufacturing workers will receive more training through a $125,000 grant awarded by aircraft supplier Boeing Co.
The Wichita Eagle reports that the money was awarded through the National Fund for ...
Boeing and Brazilian jet maker Embraer have agreed to form a joint venture that would push the U.S. aerospace giant into the market for smaller passenger planes.
The new company is being valued at $4.75 billion. Boeing Co. said Thursday that it will own 80 percent while Embraer SA takes ...
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — By the end of the year, a team of students from the University of Kansas hope to have a small working model of a personal helicopter-like aircraft.
After that comes the full-size version.
“So when you see a pod racer on the silver screen, that’s a Hollywood ...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Flight-line employees at Boeing Co.’s South Carolina plant have voted to unionize in a rare victory for organized labor in the South.
News outlets report 104 of the 169 workers who cast ballots Thursday voted to have the International Association of Machinists ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal means Boeing’s licenses to sell billions of dollars in commercial jetliners to Iran will be revoked, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday.
Mnuchin said that the existing licenses held by Chicago-based Boeing Co. and ...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — From airplanes to oilfields, billions of dollars are on the line for international corporations as President Donald Trump weighs whether to pull America out of Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers.
Regardless of where they are headquartered, virtually ...
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. government has agreed to chip in $51 million to clean up pollution at a Seattle site where The Boeing Co. made and tested B-17, B-52 and other bomber planes beginning in World War II.
Boeing had sought to have the government pay for a share of the company’s cleanup ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing Co. says it detected an attack using the wannacry computer virus but that the intrusion caused little damage or disruption.
A Boeing spokeswoman said Thursday that the ransomware virus was contained to “a few machines” and was fixed with software patches. She said ...
- The Detroit NewsTesla seeks manager to handle Elon MuskOctober 8, 2018
- Daily CitizenBradley Leisten, 61, WashingtonOctober 3, 2018
- The Spokesman-ReviewEyes on the skies: New course gives Shadle Park students a taste of aerospace manufacturingSeptember 29, 2018
- Standard-ExaminerAllen R. BerrettJuly 25, 2018
- The Detroit NewsTrump to give Air Force One a makeoverJuly 17, 2018
DALLAS (AP) — As its core business of making airplanes hums along, Boeing is venturing into related activities like making aircraft seats while also attempting to snap up a smaller jet manufacturer.
The new tax law is providing another tail wind, helping Boeing executives pursue their ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday:
Xerox Inc., up $1.45 to $34.13
Japan’s Fujifilm will take majority control of the company.
Boeing Co., up $16.66 to $354.37
The aircraft maker forecast strong results for this year and reported ...
A year after Dow 20,000, stocks keep setting records
The Dow Jones industrial average busted through the 20,000 point mark a year ago Thursday, and the century-old index has continued to set records since then, going faster and farther than most experts expected.
The Dow is made up of just 30 stocks that are considered icons of U.S. ...
Boeing is riding a strong air-travel market and airline profitability to deliver a record number of new planes.
Chicago-based Boeing Co. said Tuesday that it delivered 763 commercial planes last year, up from 748 in 2016 and beating its 2015 record by one. Two-thirds were 737s, an airline ...
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A drone maker has won a $48 million contract to continue developing its unmanned aerial vehicles in Mississippi and Virginia.
Local media in Mississippi report that the U.S. Air Force awarded the contract to Aurora Flight Sciences, which was bought by Boeing Co. in ...
Boeing, Brazil’s Embraer confirm talks over possible deal
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of the aircraft maker Embraer soared on Thursday after the Brazilian company confirmed media reports that it’s in talks with Boeing regarding a possible deal.
The Wall Street Journal reported that Boeing Co. would be willing to pay a big premium to buy the company ...
Wells Fargo, AT&T workers to benefit from tax breaks
Looks likes corporate America is trying to sway public opinion on the unpopular tax bill — or at least gain favor with the president.
Donald Trump has touted the legislation as benefiting the middle class, even though a majority of Americans say it will help the wealthy. In the run-up to ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:
Boeing Co., up $6.78 to $289.94
The aerospace company raised its dividend and said it will buy back $18 billion in stock.
Casey’s General Stores Inc., down $14.07 to $107.18
The discount retailer’s ...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Boeing Co. has awarded $5.3 million to South Carolina organizations for 2018, with around half of the money awarded to programs directly affecting children through wellness and educational programs.
The Post and Courier of Charleston
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March 7, 1941 – Nov. 11, 2017
Terry Nelson passed away Nov. 11 after a tough battle with pancreatic cancer.
He was the son of Irv and Betty Nelson, born in Seattle on March 7, 1941.
Feb. 28, 1932–Nov. 11, 2017
David B. Hjelm passed peacefully in the kind and caring hands of Hospice of Havasu Nov. 11.
The youngest of nine children, David was born Feb. 28, 1932 to Alfred and Augusta (Lein) Hjelm in Westby, Montana.
Dave proudly served his country during the ...
The Latest: FlyDubai and Boeing agree to $27 billion deal
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Dubai Air Show with key deals struck at the venue (all times local):
Dubai’s low-cost carrier FlyDubai and Boeing Co. say they’ve agreed to a deal worth $27 billion sale for 225 Boeing 737 MAX 10 ...
Boeing inks $1.3B Ethiopian Airlines deal for 777 freighters
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Boeing Co. inked a $1.3 billion deal on Tuesday to sell four 777 freighters to Ethiopian Airlines as an aircraft provider to a Kuwaiti carrier resuming operations tentatively agreed to buy 25 Airbus A320neos.
Chicago-based Boeing and Ethiopian, Africa’s ...
Emirates buying $15B worth of North Charleston-made Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners
The 787-10 Dreamliner that Boeing Co. builds exclusively in North Charleston got the single biggest boost in the program’s young history on Sunday with an order for 40 of the wide-body planes by Dubai-based Emirates Airlines.
Emirates made the announcement on the opening day of the Dubai ...
Boeing beats 3Q earnings estimates on record commercial plane deliveries
Boeing Co., which assembles its 787 Dreamliner in North Charleston, on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $2.72 per share on a record number of commercial airplane deliveries and revenues of $24.3 billion.
The strong performance, which beat analysts’ estimates, led the aerospace ...
Boeing signs $13.8 billion deal with Singapore International Airlines
The Boeing Co. signed a $13.8 billion agreement Monday at the White House to sell 39 jetliners to Singapore International Airlines, a deal that President Trump said will create 70,000 jobs in the U.S.
“Otherwise we’ll cancel the order,” Mr. Trump joked.
The deal had been announced ...
Boeing signs deal to sell planes to Singapore in meeting hosted by Trump
The Boeing Co. signed a $13.8 billion agreement Monday at the White House to sell planes to Singapore International Airlines, a deal that President Trump said will create 70,000 jobs in the U.S.
“Otherwise we’ll cancel the order,” Mr. Trump joked.
Others attending the event included ...
Senate committee advances DOJ’s national security division nominee
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted unanimously to advance the nomination of John C. Demers as head the Justice Department’s National Security Division.
Lawmakers spoke favorably of Mr. Demers at Thursday’s committee meeting, with Sen. Charles Grassley noting that all the former assistant ...
Grapevine: A dashing Dash-10 debuts in South Carolina with another going to Dubai
The first 787-10 Dreamliner built for an airline customer rolled out of Boeing Co.’s paint hangar in North Charleston last week sporting a spiffy new look.
Less than two weeks after the plane’s final assembly was completed, the aerospace giant showed off the wide-body’s new Singapore ...
Boeing and Airbus sales of planes to Iran safe for now
President Donald Trump’s decision not to re-impose sanctions against Iran is good news for Boeing and its European rival, Airbus, which can continue doing business with Iranian airlines that are desperate for new planes.
Between them, Boeing and Airbus have announced deals with Iranian ...
A dashing Dash-10 debuts while another North Charleston built Boeing 787-10 readies for Dubai
The first 787-10 Dreamliner built for an airline customer has rolled out of Boeing Co.’s paint hangar in North Charleston sporting a spiffy new look.
Less than two weeks after the plane’s final assembly was completed, the aerospace giant showed off the wide-body’s new Singapore Airlines ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday that it is imposing more duties on Canada’s Bombardier C series aircraft, charging that the Canadian company is selling the planes in America below cost.
The 80 percent duty comes on top of duties of nearly 220 percent Commerce ...
Cairo-based EgyptAir will buy six of Boeing Co.’s 787-9 Dreamliners to help overhaul its aging fleet as part of a plan that also includes purchases from Airbus, Boeing’s France-based rival.
The airline’s board of directors recently approved the deal, according to Daily News Egypt, and an ...
William E. Rumberger Jr., 81, of Newtown Square, a mechanical engineer who helped design airplane parts at the Boeing Co. for many years, died Sept. 24, of cancer at Bryn Mawr Hospital.
Courtesy of the family William E. Rumberger, Jr.
UK’s May warns Boeing in international trade tussle
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May warned Thursday of growing protectionism in the global economy and hinted that Boeing could pay for its role in the U.S. government proposal to impose a massive tariff that could cost thousands of jobs in Northern Ireland.
Addressing a ...
Boeing closing in on 600th Dreamliner delivery as North Charleston campus readies 787-10
Boeing Co. is about to hit another milestone for its 787 Dreamliner program, with the 600th twin-aisle commercial plane scheduled for delivery later this month.
An unofficial production calendar for the aerospace giant shows Sept. 26 as the day the landmark delivery will take place, but ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday:
Lattice Semiconductor Corp., down 2 cents to $5.70
The U.S. government blocked the chipmaker’s sale to a firm backed by China, citing national security concerns.
Boeing Co., up $3.30 to ...
Seeing strong demand, Boeing announces boost in 787 Dreamliner production
Boeing Co. will boost the number of Dreamliners it makes each month to 14 beginning in 2019 based on the strength of current orders, a nearly five-year production backlog and global airlines’ need for replacement wide-bodies, the aerospace giant said Wednesday.
“This is an important step ...
Malaysia Airlines became the latest carrier with plans to update its fleet with Boeing Co.’s 787 Dreamliner, announcing a plan late Tuesday to buy eight of the wide-body planes assembled in North Charleston and Everett, Wash.
A memorandum of understanding calls for Malaysia Airlines to ...
Boeing, Airbus raise alarms over United Tech, Rockwell deal
NEW YORK (AP) — Airplane makers Boeing and Airbus raised concerns Tuesday about the proposed tie-up of industrial company United Technologies and aerospace parts maker Rockwell Collins, saying that the deal could raise costs or slow the production of planes. Boeing and Airbus both buy equipment ...
Boeing boosted by ruling throwing out EU claim of state aid
GENEVA (AP) — Boeing notched a key victory in a years-long legal case against its European rival, Airbus, after an international body rejected the European Union’s claims that Washington state was giving Boeing illegal tax incentives.
Chicago-based Boeing Co. trumpeted a “resounding ...
Rens H. Swan, 90, engineer on Boeing team that developed the Chinook helicopter
Rens H. Swan, 90, of Springfield, a Boeing Vertol mechanical engineer who worked on the first developmental team for the Chinook helicopter, died Friday, Aug. 25, of a brain aneurysm at Penn Hospice Care at Rittenhouse in Philadelphia. Courtesy of the family Rens H. Swan, a Navy ...
Boeing Co. commits $1 million for aid to Hurricane Harvey victims in Texas
Boeing Co., which builds its 787 Dreamliner commercial plane in North Charleston, is committing $1 million toward disaster relief efforts in Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
“Our thoughts are with all our neighbors and teammates throughout Texas who are dealing with the unprecedented ...