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Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing, Silk Way West Airlines Announce Order for 777-8 Freighters

November 10, 2022

Via: ASD News

Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Silk Way West Airlines have finalized an order of two 777-8 Freighters, with options for two additional airplanes. The two companies announced the agreement at a signing ceremony today at Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ Seattle Delivery Center. The […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Alaska Airlines Orders 52 Boeing 737 MAX Jets to Further Modernize Fleet

October 26, 2022

Via: ASD News

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Alaska Airlines today announced the carrier is expanding its 737 MAX fleet with an order for 52 airplanes, exercising options for an additional 42 737-10 and 10 737-9 jets. With the order, the airline is advancing […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Forecast: Latin America and Caribbean Fleet to Nearly Double Over Next 20 Years

October 24, 2022

Via: ASD News

With Latin American air travel outpacing the industry’s global recovery, the region’s commercial fleet is projected to grow by more than 85% over the next 20 years, fueled by the strength of domestic and intra-regional travel, Boeing [NYSE: BA] said […]


Process, R & D

Boeing and AE Industrial Partners Launch Second Venture Fund to Invest in Innovative Aerospace and Defense Startups

July 20, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

Boeing has committed a $50 million investment in AEI HorizonX, a partnership the company established with private equity firm AE Industrial Partners to invest in transformative aerospace technologies. The new funding will anchor AEI HorizonX’s second venture fund (Fund II), […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Releases 2022 Sustainability Report, Maps Sustainable Aerospace Progress

June 30, 2022

Via: ASD News

Boeing [NYSE: BA] today released its annual Sustainability Report, which further defines the company’s sustainability goals and includes key metrics to measure progress of core enterprise priorities. This includes employee safety and well-being; global aerospace safety; equity, diversity and inclusion; […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Lufthansa Group Selects New 777-8 Freighter, Orders Additional 787s

May 9, 2022

Via: ASD News

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Lufthansa Group today announced the airline group will continue its strategic decision to strengthen Lufthansa Cargo with an order for seven 777-8 Freighters, the industry’s newest and most fuel-efficient twin-engine freighter. The Group has also […]


Process, R & D

Boeing Names Northern Virginia Office Its Global Headquarters; Establishes Research & Technology Hub

May 5, 2022

Via: ASD News

Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced today that its Arlington, Virginia campus just outside Washington, D.C. will serve as the company’s global headquarters. The aerospace and defense firm’s employees in the region support various corporate functions and specialize in advanced airplane development […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Selects Spirit AeroSystems to Support B-52 Commercial Engine Replacement Program

April 13, 2022

Via: ASD News

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: SPR] today announced a contract award from The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] to provide engine pylons and nacelles for the initial phase of the B-52 Commercial Engine Replacement Program (CERP). The total CERP effort is […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing’s Big Bet on Russian Titanium Includes Ties to Sanctioned Oligarch

March 7, 2022

Via: Wall Street Journal

Boeing Co. BA -4.24% has suspended parts of its business in Russia, but it still has to deal with its relationship to a key titanium supplier led by a sanctioned oligarch who once worked in the KGB with President Vladimir […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing to Highlight Sustainability, Technology and Partnerships at Singapore Airshow 2022

February 7, 2022

Via: ASD News

At the Singapore Airshow this month, the largest in Southeast Asia , Boeing (NYSE: BA) will showcase its industry-leading portfolio of commercial, defense and support services by highlighting advanced systems and capabilities focused on safe and sustainable aerospace. Boeing’s presence […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Reports Loss as 787 Charges Mount

January 26, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Boeing Co. said production problems and delivery delays with its 787 Dreamliner jet would cost it another $4.5 billion as the plane maker reported its third annual loss in a row. The company said it expects to deliver more of […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Loses Ground to Airbus on Jet Deliveries

January 11, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Boeing Co. sold more aircraft than Airbus SE last year but delivered half as many passenger jets, in a sign of the changing landscape facing the world’s two dominant plane makers. Chicago-based Boeing said Tuesday that it won orders for […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

FCC approves Boeing broadband satellite constellation

November 5, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

The plan – when the V-band Constellation is complete – is to provide high speed data access to consumers on a global basis, starting with the U.S. The constellation will consist of 132 low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites in a […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

As climate concerns threaten air travel, aviation industry banks on technology solutions

October 27, 2021

Via: Phys.org

As aviation struggles to emerge from the historic, pandemic-driven downturn, another longer-term challenge already looms. Concern about air travel’s contribution to climate change threatens to curtail growth of an industry that has expanded steadily for decades, shrinking the world for […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Forecasts Africas 20-year Commercial Aviation Market Opportunity Valued at Nearly $400bn

October 22, 2021

Via: ASD News

Boeing [NYSE: BA] forecasts that Africa’s airlines will require 1,030 new airplanes by 2040 valued at $160 billion and aftermarket services such as manufacturing and repair worth $235 billion, enabling growth for air travel and economies across the continent. Boeing […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Process, Production

Boeing to Build New Factory in Illinois to Produce MQ-25 Stingray

September 20, 2021

Via: ASD News

Boeing [NYSE: BA] will build the Navy’s newest carrier-based aircraft at a new high-tech facility in Illinois, bringing the benefits of digital aircraft design and production to the Navy and up to 300 advanced manufacturing jobs to the greater St. […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing’s Starliner Set to Launch, Giving Company a Do-Over in Space

July 26, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Boeing Co.’s next space launch this week will give it a shot at proving it can still pull off big missions. The aerospace giant is set on Friday to again launch its Starliner space capsule without crew on board, a […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Process, Production

Boeing Faces New Dreamliner Production Problem

July 13, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

A new production problem has surfaced with Boeing Co. ’s 787 Dreamliner, further delaying deliveries of the popular wide-body jets. Boeing expects the newly discovered defect to take at least three weeks to address, people familiar with the matter said. […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Regulations

Boeing to Pay FAA Penalties Tied to 737 Jet Production

May 27, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Boeing Co. has agreed to pay $17 million in civil penalties for production lapses related to 737 aircraft models in a settlement with the Federal Aviation Administration, the agency said. The settlement, which involves production problems that took place from […]


Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Boeing Nets $1.7B for P-8A Poseidon Submarine Hunters

April 1, 2021

Via: ASD News

The U.S. Navy today awarded Boeing [NYSE: BA] a $1.6 billion production contract for the next 11 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. Nine aircraft will join the U.S. Navy fleet and two will go to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), a […]