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.
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.
Boeing says it plans to cut 10 per cent of its global staff of 160,000 employees.
Boeing shares plunge 22% to six-year low on S&P downgrade
Southwest pilots say 737 MAX return may be delayed beyond Boeing's fourth quarter goal
Korean Air committed to buying 20 ofBoeing's 787 Dreamliners, worth $6.3 billion at list prices.
Boeing announces more than $8 billion in costs tied to the crashes and a decline in stock price by about 15%.
David Carbon, the vice president for 787 operations at Boeing South Carolina departs.
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- Cluster: COVID-19A cluster of topics related to COVID-19. COVID-19 is the abbreviated name for coronavirus disease 2019, a respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus strain called SARS-CoV-2. COVID-19 was first detected in Wuhan City, China and the outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 by the WHO.
- CoronavirusCDC Coronavirus: Coronaviruses are common throughout the world. They can infect people and animals. Five different coronaviruses can infect people and make them sick. They usually cause mild to moderate upper-respiratory illness.
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