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

Founder

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
October 28, 2020
CTVNews
Boeing will cut more jobs as it continues to bleed money and lose revenue during a pandemic that has smothered demand for new airline planes.
The Associated Press
October 13, 2020
CTVNews
Boeing failed to sell any airline planes last month and suffered more cancellations of a grounded jetliner, further evidence of the company's battle to overcome a drop in air travel during the pandemic and crashes involving the 737 Max.
The Associated Press
October 6, 2020
CTVNews
Boeing is lowering its expectations around demand for new planes over the next decade as the coronavirus pandemic continues to undercut air travel.
The Associated Press
September 30, 2020
CTVNews
The head of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is scheduled to test-fly Boeing's revamped 737 Max jetliner on Wednesday as his agency considers whether to allow the plane to return to flight after two deadly crashes.
Financial Times
September 16, 2020
Ars Technica
Congressional report finds aerospace group cut corners.
CNN
September 8, 2020
CTVNews
Boeing disclosed a new problem with the manufacturing of its 787 Dreamliner that will put a further crimp in its aircraft deliveries.
Associated Press
September 8, 2020
Boston Herald
Inspections triggered by production flaws in Boeing's 787 jetliner are further slowing deliveries of the two-aisle planes, compounding Boeing's struggle to recover from the grounding of its 737 Max and the coronavirus pandemic.
Darrell Etherington
August 28, 2020
TechCrunch
NASA and Boeing have provided some updates around their Commercial Crew plans, which aim to get Boeing's CST-100 spacecraft certified for regular human flight. The CST-100 and Boeing's Commercial Crew aspirations hit a snag last year with a first attempt of an uncrewed orbital flight test, which did not go to plan thanks to a [...]
Ajai Shukla
August 20, 2020
@bsindia
Every year Boeing evaluates the performance of its 12,000 sub-vendors spread across the globe and awards its best 10 suppliers the coveted recognition
CNN
August 18, 2020
CTVNews
Boeing is planning another round of job cuts on top of the 16,000 positions it previously announced it would eliminate.
Bhargav Acharya | Reuters
August 18, 2020
@bsindia
Unfortunately, layoffs are a hard but necessary step to align to our new reality, preserve liquidity and position ourselves for the eventual return to growth, the CEO says
BBC News
August 4, 2020
BBC News
US regulators have put forward a list of changes needed before the ill-fated planes can restart flights.
AP | PTI
July 29, 2020
@bsindia
The International Air Transport Association cited the inability of the United States and developing countries to contain the coronavirus
Telegraph reporters
July 17, 2020
The Telegraph
Airline says it is 'unlikely our magnificent 'queen of the skies' will ever operate again' due to the collapsing travel industry
The Associated Press
July 1, 2020
CTVNews
A government report says Boeing did not give regulators documents about changes it made in a key system blamed in two deadly crashes of its 737 Max jet, and that officials responsible for approving the plane did not know how powerfully the system could push the plane's nose down.
AP
June 29, 2020
@bsindia
Boeings 737 Max has been grounded since March 2019 because of two deadly crashes
BBC News
June 28, 2020
BBC News
US regulators may start tests this week as Boeing bids to clear a milestone for the crisis-hit aircraft.
June 11, 2020
WebWire
Varjo, the leader in industrial-grade VR/XR headsets, today announced that its virtual reality headsets will be used by Boeing's Starliner program to augment astronaut training, adding a new dimension to spaceflight preparations. The unmatched human eye-resolution and high visual fidelity of Varjo's VR device allows Boeing to replicate each phase of a commercial crew mission to the International Space Station - including pre-launch to docking and undocking to landing - entirely in virtual...
Eric M. Johnson
June 9, 2020
U.S.
Boeing Co deliveries worsened even further in May compared to April as the coronavirus pandemic's crushing impact on airlines added to a year of crisis following the grounding of its 737 MAX planes, company data showed on Tuesday.
Reuters Editorial
June 3, 2020
U.S.
TUI Group , Europe's biggest travel company, said it had struck a deal with aircraft maker Boeing for compensation and slower delivery of the 737 MAX plane, helping its finances during the coronavirus pandemic.
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