Boeing News

Boeing sets new delivery records as orders surge for 2018

Boeing sets new delivery records as orders surge for 2018

10 January 2018 Airline News

Boeing delivered more commercial airplanes than any manufacturer for the sixth consecutive year and set an industry record with 763 deliveries in 2017, driven by high output of the market-leading 737 and 787 jets. At the same time, the company grew its backlog with 912 net orders, reflecting healthy demand for its single-aisle and twin-aisle airplanes.

Boeing applauds US corporation tax reductions

Boeing applauds US corporation tax reductions

21 December 2017 Airline News

Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg has praised a tax bill passed by the United States congress. The law, which is poised to be signed into law, will be a critical driver of business, economic growth, and innovation for the United States and for Boeing, he said.

US secretary of commerce sides with Boeing on Bombardier dispute

US secretary of commerce sides with Boeing on Bombardier dispute

21 December 2017 Airline News

United States secretary of commerce Wilbur Ross has found in favour of United States-based manufacturer Boeing in a dispute over aircraft sales. Ross ruled Canada-based Bombardier received government subsidies and sold its C-Series jets below cost price in the US, a step likely to lead to tariffs of more than 200 per cent on the plane.