Tag: The Boeing Company

Archived: Boeing's 787-10 Dreamliner Receives FAA Certification, Cleared for Commercial Flights

Boeing (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) has announced the 787-10 Dreamliner received an amended type certificate (ATC) from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), clearing the airplane for commercial service. The awarding of ATC caps a successful flight test program that began in March 2017 and involved three flight test airplanes…

Archived: Boeing, Royal Air Maroc Announce Orders for Four 787 Dreamliners

Boeing (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) and Royal Air Maroc (RAM) have announced orders for (4) 787-9 Dreamliners valued at$1.1 billionat list prices that will enableMorocco’sflag carrier to expand international service. The orders, previously listed as unidentified on Boeing’s Orders & Deliveries website, include two 787s purchased inDecember 2016and two purchased…

Archived: Boeing Pledge to Power Construction of MIT's new Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel

Boeing (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) and theMassachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT) announced Nov. 13 that Boeing will be the lead donor in the replacement ofMIT’s79-year-old Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel with a new Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel that will be the largest and most advanced academic wind tunnel inthe United States. Boeing…

Archived: Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Celebrate Delivery of First 787-9 Dreamliner

Boeing (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) and Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first Boeing 787-9. Ethiopian is leasing the Dreamliner through an agreement with AerCap. Ethiopian’s newest 787 touched down inAddis Ababafollowing a non-stop 8,354 mile (13,444 km) delivery flight from Boeing’sEverett, Wash., facility. Ethiopian becomes the first…

Archived: Boeing Donates $1 Million to Assist Hurricane Harvey Recovery, Relief Efforts

The Boeing Company (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) is committing $1 million from the Boeing Charitable Trust to assist with disaster relief across Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the company announced today. The contributions will be directed through the American Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. “Our thoughts…