Tags Archives: Boeing

Amazon looks to the sky for expansion.

SEATTLE — According to The Seattle Times, online retailer Amazon is in talks with Washington-based Boeing to lease 20 of the company’s 767 jets to provide its own delivery service. Amazon declined to comment on the matter. The article cited cargo- ...

Boeing adding another 1,000 jobs in Oklahoma City.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Boeing has qualified for up to $91.76 million in state incentives over the next 10 years for bringing nearly 1,000 jobs to Oklahoma City. The aerospace company will create 405 jobs under the Quality Jobs Program and 574 under the 21st ...

Boeing R&D Center opens in North Charleston.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Boeing opened its 104,000-square-foot Research and Technology-South Carolina Center, which is devoted to current and next-generation technology development. The center, located in North Charleston’s Crosspoint at Palmet ...

Boeing will repurpose Macon plant.

ATLANTA — Boeing will invest $81.7 million to retrofit and equip its defense-related facility in Macon-Bibb County for the manufacturing of 747-8 fuselage panels, creating up to 200 jobs over the next three years. The Boeing 747-8 is a modernized versio ...

550 new jobs planned for Florida’s Space Coast.

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. – Boeing’s new Commercial Crew Cargo & Processing Facility at the Kennedy Space Center is expected to create 550 jobs on the Space Coast this year. Currently, Boeing employs more than 1,400 Floridians and is the world ...

Boeing breaks ground, creates 800 jobs.

OKLAHOMA CITY —  Boeing has broken ground in Oklahoma City on a new 290,000 square-foot, $80 million facility with space for approximately 800 employees. The new structure, the third in Boeing’s existing campus, will open in summer 2016 and house em ...

Boeing predicts soaring demand for aerospace jobs.

SEATTLE — According to the 2015 Pilot and Technician Outlook from aerospace company Boeing, increasing demand for airline travel will create greater demand for commercial airline pilots and technicians. The company projects the need for 558,000 pilot ...

Boeing research center launches jobs in Huntsville.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Boeing’s newest research and technology center here will touch off “the next 100 years of innovation,” a company leader said at its grand opening. The Boeing Research and Technology-Alabama research center will serve as the com ...

GKN investing $20M, creating 75 jobs in Orangeburg.

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — GKN Aerospace announced that it will open a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to produce inlet lip skins for the Boeing 737 MAX and 777X. The company is investing more than $20 million in the new facility and generating mo ...

Boeing plans sky high hiring in Seattle.

SEATTLE — As its current workforce ages, aerospace manufacturer Boeing expects to hire up to 30,000 new workers in Seattle and the Puget Sound region by 2020. The company, which is expecting thousands of employees to retire in the next several years, ...

Boeing adding 900 jobs, investing $80M in Oklahoma City.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Boeing plans to invest $80 million to construct a 290,000-square-foot facility at its plant in Oklahoma City. Included in the project is more than 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art lab space. The aerospace company will establi ...

Integrated Aerospace Manufacturing hiring taking off.

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A newly-formed aerospace company, Integrated Aerospace Manufacturing, is hiring in Washington. The company, which recently formed through the merger of Vector Industries in Everett and Marysville-based Polaris Machining and Qualit ...

Boeing’s Propulsion South Carolina officially opened.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Boeing has officially opened Propulsion South Carolina, its new propulsion engineering and assembly facility in North Charleston. Currently, more than 150 engineers, mechanics, designers and support staff work at the 225,000-sq ...