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Tourists stand near a Mercury space capsule in the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

$30 Million Boeing Gift To Fund Smithsonian Project

Some of the most iconic artifacts of aviation and space history will be getting an updated display for the 21st century, with the Apollo moon landing as the centerpiece.

CBS Seattle–04/03/2014

(photo credit: Stephen Brashear Getty Images)

Washington Soars On Boeing, Oregon Exports Flat

in Washington, exports dipped only slightly during the recession and then took off, growing more than 50 percent since 2010 to a record $81.9 billion last year. “I think it’s almost entirely Boeing,” said Ivo Trummer, global strategies manager for Business Oregon.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2014

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft does a

FAA Says Boeing 787′s Design, Manufacture Safe

Boeing’s design and manufacture of its cutting-edge 787 jetliner is safe despite the many problems encountered since the plane’s rollout, including a fire that forced a redesign of the its batteries.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2014

The New Boeing Dreamliner Touches Down At Manchester Airport

Wing Cracks Lead To Dreamliner Production Delay

Hairline cracks have been discovered in the wings of some 787s that are being built. The Chicago-based manufacturer says none of the 122 jets already flown by airlines around the world are affected.

CBS Seattle–03/07/2014

(Photo credit: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

Boeing Freezing Nonunion Workers’ Pensions In 2016

Boeing Co. says it is freezing the traditional defined-benefit pensions for 68,000 nonunion employees – including managers and executives – starting in 2016.

CBS Seattle–03/06/2014

(Photo credit: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

Boeing Creates Spy-Like Smartphone That Will Erase Data If Tampered With

A new spy-like smartphone created by Boeing will erase all data and deactivate if tampered with.

02/27/2014

Design photo of the 777x  (courtesy: The Boeing Company)

Boeing: 777X Wings Will Be Built In Everett

The company said Tuesday that the wing center will be located north of its Everett factory and sustain thousands of area jobs in the years to come. Construction on the new facility is scheduled to begin later this year.

CBS Seattle–02/18/2014

The 777X will be built in the Puget Sound area by Boeing employees represented by the Machinists union. (Getty Images)

Boeing To Throw Party To Thank Lawmakers For $8.7B

Boeing lobbyists are throwing a “thank you” party for Washington state lawmakers who helped provide the company with billions in tax breaks.

CBS Seattle–02/04/2014

Flight Aware shows the track of a Boeing 747-8 flying in a '12' pattern over Washington. January 30, 2014

747 Flies Seahawks 12 Pattern Over Washington

Boeing rolled out a 747 painted with the Seahawks logo and is flying it in a 12 pattern over Washington Thursday.

CBS Seattle–01/30/2014

The outside decal of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Inslee Proposes More Help For Boeing

Even after giving Boeing Co. one of the largest packages of tax breaks in U.S. history, state leaders in Washington told the aerospace giant in a proposal released Wednesday that they were ready to do even more.

CBS Seattle–01/15/2014

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