Amazon, through its logistic department, is taking a big leap forward. The online seller has recently announced that it is leasing 20 units of Boeing 767s. This fleet will enable the company to fast track its shipments to customers all over North America.
Boeing Co. will not face any work stoppage at the end of this year since its technical workers and aircraft engineers agreed to a six-year extension of their contract along with salary increases and additional job security.
Boeing has recently announced its plans to further boost the company’s industrial connections globally. While the move is beneficial to the aircraft manufacturer as a sprawling multinational enterprise, the proposal to put up a factory, particularly in China, would threaten the jobs of the American workers.
Emirates airline's [EMIRA.UL] chief operating officer said on Wednesday that both Boeing (BA.N) and Airbus (AIR.PA) had made improvements to its respective 787 and A350 aircraft in response to requests from the Dubai-based carrier.
A push by three U.S. airlines to curb competition from Gulf state carriers has triggered a sharp response from other powerful U.S. aviation companies including BoeingCo (BA.N) and FedEx Corp (FDX.N), potentially complicating the airlines' campaign for Obama administration support.
United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL.N) said on Tuesday it is considering whether to exchange aircraft orders it has placed with Boeing Co (BA.N) for larger 777-300ER jetliners, also made by the Chicago-based planemaker.
Boeing Co (BA.N) will deliver a record 754 commercial aircraft in 2015, an increase of up to 5.5 percent, the U.S. Aerospace Industries Association forecast on Wednesday, reflecting expectations of steadily rising production at the world's biggest plane maker.