Boeing Co. says it is freezing the traditional defined-benefit pensions for 68,000 nonunion employees – including managers and executives – starting in 2016.
A new spy-like smartphone created by Boeing will erase all data and deactivate if tampered with.
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.
Boeing lobbyists are throwing a “thank you” party for Washington state lawmakers who helped provide the company with billions in tax breaks.
Boeing rolled out a 747 painted with the Seahawks logo and is flying it in a 12 pattern over Washington Thursday.
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.
Boeing is confirming an incident with a battery on a Japan Airlines 787, in a reminder of the problems that grounded the plane for three months last year.
After tallying a record number of airplane orders and deliveries last year, Airbus is admittedly facing a high bar in 2014.
Boeing delivered 65 of its 787s last year, even though deliveries were halted for a four months because of battery problems.
After much soul searching by union members, the 8-year contract extension passed with just 51 percent voting yes.