Boeing

Boeing

Boeing is an American company that is an aerospace and defense manufacturer that provides aircraft, rotocraft, rockets, and satellite products.

Boeing is an American company that is an aerospace and defense manufacturer that provides aircraft, rotocraft, rockets, and satellite products. The company was founded in 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

COVID-19

Due to the pandemic outbreak of the novel COVID-19, coronavirus, personal protective equipment has increased in demand due to shortages in healthcare environments. Boeing has designed and is manufacturing reusable face shields to protect healthcare providers. They are utilizing 3-D printing facilities in the United States to produce face shields. They are also working towards making a Dreamlifter, which is an air-cargo transporter used to carry emergency supplies to healthcare professionals.

Timeline

April 2020
Boeing says it plans to cut 10 per cent of its global staff of 160,000 employees.

March 17, 2020
Boeing shares plunge 22% to six-year low on S&P downgrade
October 14, 2019
Southwest pilots say 737 MAX return may be delayed beyond Boeing's fourth quarter goal
June 17, 2019
Korean Air committed to buying 20 ofBoeing's 787 Dreamliners, worth $6.3 billion at list prices.
March 2019
Boeing announces more than $8 billion in costs tied to the crashes and a decline in stock price by about 15%.
2016
David Carbon, the vice president for 787 operations at Boeing South Carolina departs.

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Daniel Lozovsky

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Daniel Marine

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David Ross

Founder

Franklin Tello

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Jonathan Todd Clinard

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The Associated Press
February 25, 2021
CTVNews
U.S. regulators have imposed $5.4 million in civil penalties against Boeing for violating terms of a $12 million settlement in 2015, and the aircraft maker has agreed to pay another $1.21 million to settle two current enforcement cases.
Alan Levin and Julie Johnsson | Bloomberg
February 22, 2021
@bsindia
Two fan blades were fractured on the United flight, the National Transportation Safety Board said
ABC News
February 22, 2021
www.abc.net.au
Most airline companies that operate 777 planes say they'll follow the advice to temporarily withdraw them from their operating fleet.
Boeing
February 15, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) are conducting experiments with an antimicrobial surface coating designed to fight the...
Ajai Shukla
January 28, 2021
@bsindia
May join fray for IAFs acquisition of 114 medium fighters
Kate Duffy and Reuters
January 27, 2021
Business Insider
US plane manufacturer Boeing has been severely damaged by the impact of COVID-19, and recorded a record $11.9 billion annual loss for 2020.
Reuters
January 23, 2021
the Guardian
Boeing has had a difficult year due to the pandemic and the grounding of its 737 Max following two deadly crashes. Photograph: Nigel Blake/Alamy Stock Photo
Thomas Pallini
January 12, 2021
Business Insider
Cargo airlines have carried the Boeing 747 program this far but the iconic aircraft's days are now number with the last delivery slated for 2022.
AP
January 8, 2021
@bsindia
Boeing will pay $2.5 billion to settle a Justice Department investigation and admit that employees misled regulators about the safety of its 737 Max aircraft, which suffered two deadly crashes
ABC News
January 7, 2021
www.abc.net.au
The US Justice Department settles its investigation into two Boeing crashes that claimed the lives of 346 people, ordering the aircraft company to pay $3.2 billion in penalties, compensation and to establish a victim beneficiaries fund to compensate families.
The Associated Press
January 7, 2021
CTVNews
Boeing will pay US$2.5 billion to settle a criminal charge of defrauding safety regulators in connection with the development of the 737 Max aircraft, which suffered two deadly crashes.
Trevor Mogg
December 30, 2020
Digital Trends
The re-certified Boeing 737 Max took its first U.S. commercial flight in nearly two years on Tuesday following two fatal crashes that killed 346 people.
Jasper Jolly
December 20, 2020
the Guardian
Grounded Boeing 737 Max aircraft parked at Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington. Photograph: Lindsey Wasson/Reuters
Sean O'Kane
December 18, 2020
The Verge
The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation has released a 102-page report that accuses the FAA and Boeing of manipulating recertification tests of the 737 Max following two fatal crashes.
BBC News
December 17, 2020
BBC News
The 737 Max plane was grounded worldwide last year following two deadly crashes that killed 346 people.
Julie Johnsson & Alan Levin | Bloomberg
December 15, 2020
@bsindia
While US regulators say the faults dont pose an immediate hazard, the emergence of another flaw in Boeings most advanced jetliner is slowing deliveries and raising doubts about quality controls
Jon Fingas
December 11, 2020
Engadget
Boeing has flown its MQ-25 mid-air refueling drone with a fuel pod for the first time, bringing it one step closer to mid-air top-ups for combat aircraft.
Darrell Etherington
December 10, 2020
TechCrunch
NASA and Boeing are looking to March 29, 2021 as the earliest possible date for their Orbital Flight Test 2 (OFT-2), a key qualifying demonstration mission in their ongoing Commercial Crew spaceflight program. Boeing is the second company selected by NASA to build and qualify a human space launch system for transporting astronauts to and [...]
Sean O'Kane
December 9, 2020
The Verge
Brazil's Gol Airlines became the first airline to put the troubled 737 Max into commercial service in more than 20 months. The Federal Aviation Administration cleared the plane to fly again in November 2020. The 737 Max had been grounded since March 2019 following two deadly crashes.
Trevor Mogg
December 9, 2020
Digital Trends
Boeing has completed tests on the parachute system of its Starliner spacecraft ahead of possible astronaut trips to the International Space Station next year.
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