Stories tagged: 777X
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014, 12:13 p.m.
West Plains pitched for Boeing factory
OLYMPIA —Low labor costs and short commute times mean Boeing should consider building its newest jetliner on the West Plains if it decides against a Puget Sound location, the state …
Tue., Dec. 31, 2013, 12:33 p.m.
Machinists chief once called pensions ’sacred’
SEATTLE — The national union chief who has forced a vote on a pension-freezing Boeing contract proposal once called those retirement plans sacred and derided alternatives as risky.
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
In rare union split, national Machinists leaders order vote on Boeing contract offer
SEATTLE – Despite the vehement opposition of local union leaders, the national headquarters of the Machinists union has ordered a vote on Boeing’s revised offer to extend their contract, setting …
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013, 2:20 p.m.
Boeing to shift research jobs to South, Midwest
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Boeing is shifting hundreds of jobs to Alabama, Missouri and South Carolina as it restructures its research and technology operations.
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013
Boeing resumes 777X talks with Machinists union in Washington
SEATTLE – Following an initial meeting with top Boeing Co. leaders Tuesday, the Machinists union began serious negotiations Wednesday and presented management with a preliminary proposal for a contract that …
Thu., Nov. 21, 2013, 7:31 a.m.
Oops: Pro-Boeing ad in Seattle uses Airbus plane
SEATTLE — There was one thing wrong in a full-page ad in The Seattle Times urging state lawmakers to pass a transportation package aimed at persuading Boeing to build the …
Mon., Nov. 11, 2013, 6:58 a.m.
Gov. Inslee signing Boeing incentive bills
SEATTLE — The Museum of Flight at Boeing Field was selected for a ceremony Monday for Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to sign legislation to help keep production of Boeing’s new …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Boeing 777X deal may not need Washington Legislature
OLYMPIA – A summary of the agreement between Boeing and the Machinists union implies that the deal to ensure the company builds the composite wings and fuselage of its new …
Wed., Nov. 6, 2013
Washington special legislative session starts Thursday
OLYMPIA – The Washington Legislature will meet in a special session starting Thursday to consider a $10 billion transportation package and other legislation Gov. Jay Inslee said is key to …
Tue., Nov. 5, 2013, 4:14 p.m.
Inslee calls special session for transportation package
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee called the Legislature into a special session starting Thursday to pass a transportation package and other bills key to landing the Boeing 777X.