May 20, 2022 We all know this company can no longer be trusted to self certify No need to wonder why, our ethics are on the same level as any dгսg cartel. Adding to that we have no acceptable rework process nor any acceptable manufacturing process... — read more
Check it out on IMDB or Wikipedia.....https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056580/ The Stooges must battle alien spies to safeguard a goofy scientist's revolutionary new vehicle.
Monday, 23 May 2022: https://www.air101.co.uk/2022/05/were-boeing-and-southwest-airlines.html The Seattle Times newspaper is reporting that legal papers filed recently indicate that Southwest Airlines manager Bill Lusk asked officials at Boeing... — read more
Unbelievable! Even after all this time Boeing still hasn't even decided if they will redesign their corrosion prone valves...so even if this latest non-crewed test is successful, Boeing will need to do another non-crewed... — read more
Did someone remember to remove the MCAS software from Starliner before liftoff?
Seems everything is going wrong with Boeing the last few years. When I was with the company all management wanted to do was get rid of the folks that knew what they were doing and cared about the company and replace with people that didn’t know what... — read more
What do you think about COMAC - how much of a threat they are and where will they go over next few years?
Has anyone heard anything definitive that Boeing concluded that if they deliver their current backlog of airplanes that their net profit margin would be about -10% and they are actually looking for airplane cancellations and using delivery delays as... — read more
https://www.barrons.com/articles/china-eastern-737-crash-pilot-nosedive-boeing-stock-51652807600 "The tragic crash of a 737-800 operated by China Eastern Airlines likely wasn’t caused by a plane malfunction." Wish they didn’t use the word "likely"... — read more
Here is more: https://www.scmp.com/business/article/3178007/china-southern-airlines-scraps-boeings-737-max-its-fleet-deliveries Btw, the price of C919 is doubled to $100 million. So An Airbus A320 seems a better deal. Btw, that deliberate dive of... — read more
So they're laying off all the staff that cater to the managers at the Boeing leadership Center and closing down the leadership Center. That means the management pool will be shrinking too. no more annual conference training for the managers in... — read more
05/16/2022 https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/ryanairs-oleary-boeing-management-should-step-up-or-ship-out-2022-05-16/?rpc=401& O'Leary said that Ryanair was a willing customer for Boeing but could turn to the second-hand leasing... — read more
To many lazy people are protected by this dam Union. If everyone had to really work for there job or be replaced maybe we could build airplanes again. Managers same way there are some who need to be let go of vs moved.
I guess they are still trying to have managers and accountants do the engineering instead of the actual engineers.
Calhoun and the board need to go! In fact, Boeing needs to be disassembled and sold.
BOC Aviation Orders 80 Airbus A320neo. https://airlinegeeks.com/2022/04/15/boc-aviation-orders-80-airbus-a320neo/ April 15 2022 Bank of China Aviation (BOC Aviation) recently announced it will add 80 Airbus A320neos to its fleet. BOC Aviation is... — read more
What are your thoughts, what are the main drivers for this?
4 May 2022 https://news.sky.com/story/boeing-to-reattempt-starliner-launch-after-spacex-humiliation-12605277 The resupply mission is intended to demonstrate to NASA that the spacecraft can work sometimes, following delays which have piled pressure... — read more
May 7 2022 Boeing sells its Commercial Airplanes headquarters https://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/boeing-sells-its-commercial-airplanes-headquarters-for-100m Boeing lists a 310-acre property near Seattle for... — read more
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-05-11/boeing-rises-as-cfo-points-to-signs-of-turnaround-ahead Are there still people who believe these endless announcements that are never true? Reckon so.
Hello all, I just graduated from college and was hired at Boeing. When I was a student I always heard my engineering classmates talk about working at Lockheed or SpaceX, even Boeing. They were excited and couldn't wait to work for these companies. I... — read more
Boeing set to move headquarters to Arlington, Virginia, sources say By David Shepardson and Eric M. Johnson WASHINGTON/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Boeing Co is set to move its headquarters from Chicago to Arlington, Virginia, people familiar with the... — read more
Who will be the new CEO?
We finally got the financial status of Air Force One project. It was dismal as we fully expected. But this is a relatively minor problem relative to all of Boeing's other long list of problems. Boeing lacks competent and experienced engineers and... — read more