Boeing’s 787 choice could gut Washington state’s aircraft industry

This post was originally published on this siteHit hard by the collapse of the airplane market, Boeing will decide as early as next month whether to consolidate its two 787 Dreamliner assembly

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Alaska Airlines will enforce face coverings: No mask, no travel, no exceptions

This post was originally published on this siteStarting Friday, all Alaska Airlines passengers age 2 and older will be required to wear a cloth mask or face covering over their nose and mouth as

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Alaska Airlines warns nearly 1600 Washington state flight attendants of fall layoff

This post was originally published on this siteAlaska Airlines filed notice Monday with Washington state of almost 1,600 permanent layoffs starting on Oct. 1, the day after the government’s

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Boeing will cut production and jobs further, and may build 787 only in South Carolina

This post was originally published on this siteBoeing said Wednesday that due to the collapse in demand for airliners it will slow down the planned ramp up of 737 MAX production in Renton, cut

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Southwest will slow delivery of Boeing 737 MAXs

This post was originally published on this siteGary Kelly, CEO of Southwest Airlines, Boeing’s largest customer for the 737 MAX, said Thursday he hopes the plane will be back in passenger

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Alaska Airlines avoids pilot layoffs for now, but outlook for other employees remains unclear

This post was originally published on this siteThanks to a large number of pilots opting to either retire or take voluntary leave at reduced pay, Alaska Airlines will avoid layoffs among its

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Boeing has lost more than 800 orders for the 737 Max this year

This post was originally published on this siteThough Boeing now anticipates U.S. federal approval to unground its 737 Max in September, company data released Tuesday shows that in the first half

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Boeing directed Spirit AeroSystems to suspend work on 737 MAX

This post was originally published on this siteIn putting about 900 workers in Wichita who produce parts for the 737 MAX on unpaid leave for three weeks, Spirit AeroSystems acted on direction

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Amazon again expands it fleet of widebody cargo jets

This post was originally published on this siteAs Amazon’s business soars during the coronavirus shutdown, Amazon Air said it will expand its cargo jet fleet by adding a dozen more Boeing

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Cessna commuter plane makes all-electric first flight near Seattle without passengers

This post was originally published on this siteSEATTLE — A modified Cessna Caravan prop plane that typically seats nine passengers flew Thursday for the first time powered not by a

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