Stories tagged: jetliners
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:45 a.m.
Jet-buying binge nears end as Boeing, Airbus brace for slowdown
The unprecedented jetliner shopping spree that’s spanned more than a decade is drawing to a close.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 2:36 p.m.
Boeing nears deal to sell jetliners to Iran
Iran is preparing to announce an agreement to buy jetliners that could be valued at about $25 billion.
Tue., June 21, 2011
Gregoire, Boeing boss attend Paris Air Show
Gov. Chris Gregoire is in Paris this week, talking up Boeing at the biennial air show and talking up Washington as a place for the aerospace giant’s next assembly line. …
Wed., Dec. 16, 2009
787 takes to skies
EVERETT – Boeing’s new 787 jetliner finally got airborne Tuesday, the long-delayed inaugural flight of the world’s first commercial plane mostly constructed from lightweight composite materials. The sleek jet lifted …
Fri., Aug. 28, 2009
Boeing says 787 can fly this year
Boeing says its 787 aircraft will be ready for its first test flight by the end of this year and its initial delivery in the last three months of 2010, …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2009, 12:47 p.m.
Boeing sets new test flight date for delayed 787
Boeing says its 787 aircraft will be ready for its first test flight by the end of this year and its initial delivery by the end of next year, sending …
Tue., July 7, 2009, 7:54 a.m.
Boeing to pay $580M for parts plant in S.C.
Boeing Co. will pay $580 million in cash for a plant that makes large sections of its 787 jetliner in an apparent effort to resolve supplier problems that have contributed …