Boeing News

Musser takes up vice president of communications role with Boeing

Musser takes up vice president of communications role with Boeing

8 September 2017 Airline News

Boeing has named Phil Musser as the company’s next senior vice president of communications, succeeding Tom Downey, who has announced plans to step down from the role late this month and retire from the company early next year. Musser, 45, has more than 20 years of strategic communications and public relations experience, including ten years as a consultant to Boeing.

flydubai receives first Boeing 737 MAX 8

flydubai receives first Boeing 737 MAX 8

1 August 2017 Airline News

Boeing and flydubai have celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX 8, making the Middle East carrier the first in the region to operate the manufacturer’s newest single-aisle airplane. The delivery is the first of 75 737 MAX airplanes the airline will be adding to their all-Boeing fleet of Next-Generation 737s.

Boeing raises guidance following strong second quarter

Boeing raises guidance following strong second quarter

27 July 2017 Airline News

The Boeing Company has reported strong earnings and operating cash flow in the second quarter of 2017, driven by improved operating performance. Second-quarter GAAP earnings per share increased to $2.89 and core earnings per share (non-GAAP) increased to $2.55. Revenue was $22.7 billion, reflecting planned production rates and timing of commercial and defence aircraft deliveries.