Boeing bids farewell to the last 747

Boeing bids farewell to the last 747

Witnessed by thousands of former and current staff, workers, customers, and VIPs, Boeing said farewell on Tuesday to its icon of commercial aviation: the 747. In an hour-long event inside one of the huge assembly halls in Everett that had seen so many 747’s for over...
Thoughts on the Everett MAX line

Thoughts on the Everett MAX line

The news that Boeing is adding a MAX FAL at Everett must have customers sighing with relief.  MAX deliveries have been slower than desired.  Boeing needs to catch up after nearly two years of MAX grounding.  The market also changed during the grounding, requiring more...
Boeing production in Renton and Everett

Boeing production in Renton and Everett

Boeing held its pre-Farnborough media briefings last week, inviting dozens of aviation journalists to Seattle for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Apart from presentations, the event included tours in Renton and Everett to the MAX and 747 production...