MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 8:02 A.M.
The time it takes to fly from New York to London may be cut by more than half if Virgin Group founder Richard Branson and a Denver startup create a …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 1:02 P.M.
United Continental is weighing whether to alter a $12.4 billion order for Airbus Group’s largest twin-engine jets and is studying a swap of Boeing’s smallest 737 for a longer version …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:19 A.M.
Airbus wants to cut more than 1,100 jobs across Europe as it consolidates its activities and seeks to better compete with U.S. rival Boeing and others amid growing global demand …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 6 P.M.
A Boston company is eyeing Spokane as a location to manufacture a supersonic jet now in the early stages of development, a move that could create hundreds of high-paying jobs.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 8:48 A.M.
A World Trade Organization panel on Monday ruled that Washington state offered billions in illegal tax breaks to plane maker Boeing, and that the U.S. government must take action to …
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 4:45 P.M.
Triumph Group intends to sell its aircraft parts factory on the West Plains amid a companywide retrenching that has resulted in plant closures and consolidations across the country.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 1:46 P.M.
UPS announced it has ordered 14 Boeing 747-8 cargo freighters and took an option for another 14.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 11:31 A.M.
Boeing’s third-quarter profit rose 34 percent on lower taxes, and the company raised its forecast for 2016 earnings, revenue and airplane deliveries.
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 7:58 A.M.
Boeing issued advance layoff notices Friday to 180 employees companywide. The layoffs are to take effect in mid-December, just ahead of the Christmas break at Boeing.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21, 2016, 6:03 P.M.
Boeing is awarding $6 million in grants to more than 50 nonprofit organizations and education institutions across Washington state to help train the next generation of aerospace, science and technology …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 7:30 A.M.
Production of Boeing’s large 777 twinjet in Everett is significantly backed up, with incomplete jobs on each aircraft forcing catch-up work, some of which is being finished only after the …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 3:25 P.M.
The developer of the world’s largest aircraft says the blimp-shaped airship sustained damage after it made a bumpy landing Wednesday on its second test flight in eastern England.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 10:37 A.M.
Unmanned aircraft are transforming natural resource management in the West. Industry officials expect the use of drones to accelerate after the Federal Aviation Administration relaxes the rules for who can …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 9:50 A.M.
EgyptAir is buying nine Boeing 737-800 airplanes, in a deal that has a list value of at $864 million.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 9 A.M.
Boeing supplier Triumph Group will lay off 99 employees at its Structures-Everett facility effective Sept. 30, according to information filed with the state Employment Security Department.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016
In the high Mojave Desert, the airframe of Paul Allen’s giant, mysterious plane for carrying rockets into space is approaching completion.
FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016, 2:56 P.M.
The Air Force said Friday that Boeing’s KC-46 tanker program, already late and over budget, faces a further serious delay of six months to the initial tanker deliveries – and …
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016, 9:07 A.M.
The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from Tulsa International Airport about 5 a.m. Saturday with a destination of Dayton International Airport in Ohio. The flight was expected to take …
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2016, 5:19 P.M.
Workers at Spokane airplane parts plant Triumph Composite Systems go out on strike amid plans by the parent company to cut expenses by closing facilities.
MONDAY, MAY 9, 2016, 2:17 P.M.
Union officials are urging the 403 Machinists making aerospace parts at the Triumph Composite Systems factory west of Spokane to reject a labor contract and vote Monday for a strike
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016, 9:08 A.M.
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. saw its quarterly earnings plunge 9 percent compared to last year, with the Chicago-based company posting $1.2 billion in profits.
TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016, 8:34 P.M.
The Boeing Co. is reportedly taking steps to eliminate 10 percent of its workforce in Washington state.
SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2016, 4 A.M.
An aerospace company tax break debate made for interesting allies.
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2016, 3:43 P.M.
Lockheed Martin Corp. says its aeronautics division is seeking to part with up to 1,000 workers as it works to stay competitive and keep its staff aligned with orders.
FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016, 8:38 A.M.
Iran has invited Boeing to Tehran to negotiate a possible aircraft purchase, just after the country signed a major deal with its rival Airbus, Iran’s state television reported.
TUESDAY, FEB. 16, 2016, 11:30 A.M.
A federal agency has rejected a protest by Boeing and Lockheed Martin and will uphold the Air Force’s decision to award a lucrative new bomber contract to Northrop Grumman.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 3:25 P.M.
Southwest Airlines announced a record employee profit share of $620 million for 2015 on Thursday, equivalent to about eight weeks of pay for each eligible employee.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 1:34 P.M.
Shares of the Boeing Co. plummeted Thursday morning after a report said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the aircraft manufacturer’s accounting.
THURSDAY, JAN. 28, 2016, 8:59 P.M.
Sonic booms heard and felt along the eastern shoreline were caused by military fighter jets conducting tests, officials said.
TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
OLYMPIA – Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. will begin testing its new airliner in Moses Lake next year, bringing an estimated 100 jobs to that Central Washington community. The Japanese manufacturing giant …