Amideast and Boeing announce the winners of the STEM for Sustainability start-up competition in Egypt

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 11:23 GMT

Since 2007, Boeing invested $2 million in community engagement in Egypt which benefitted more than 22,000 young people in the country.

Amideast, Boeing Expand Partnership with an Eye on Sustainability

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 02:46 GMT

On November 17th, 2022, at the UN Climate Change Conference COP27 held in Sharm El Sheikh, Amideast and Boeing announced an expanded partnership in 2022-2023 to support more Egyptian youth through STEM Education with a focus on sustainability. The agreement builds on the success of the Amideast/Boeing STEM Center.

Boeing to cut 16,000 jobs after posting massive loss

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 08:00 GMT

Demand for air travel has evaporated during the coronavirus outbreak, and the aerospace company continues to reel from the 737 Max grounding.

Boeing seeks $60 bn in US support for aerospace industry

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:51 GMT

Boeing disclosed Tuesday that it has fully drawn a $13.8 billion credit agreement struck only last month with major banks, according to a securities filing.

Beijing welcomes 1st EgyptAir Dreamliner B787-9 flight

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 02:21 GMT

Beijing International Airport Tuesday celebrated the arrival of the first Dreamliner B787-9 flight which was received by Boeing last week.

4th B787-9 Dreamliner jet joins EgyptAir fleet; 1st destination to Paris

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 10:16 GMT

EgyptAir received the fourth B787-9 Dreamliner jet, as part of the country’s plan to support its fleet with dozens of new aircrafts of different models.

Boeing says will take time to win back confidence

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 11:37 GMT

The head of Boeing said on Sunday the U.S. planemaker had made a mistake in implementing a faulty cockpit warning system on the 737 MAX.

Boeing seeking to reduce scope, duration of some physical tests for new aircraft: Reuters

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 12:20 GMT

Boeing Co engineers are reducing the scope and duration of certain costly physical tests used to certify the planemaker’s new aircraft.

Azerbaijan cancels $1 billion contract with Boeing for safety reasons

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 09:26 GMT

Azerbaijan airline AZAL has canceled a $1 billion contract with Boeing to purchase 10 737 MAX jets, a spokesman said on Monday.

EgyptAir to receive 2 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner jets in June

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 02:39 GMT

That is within a six-plane deal.

Ethiopia urges Boeing to review controls, backs pilots

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - 12:18 GMT

Investigators are not obliged to publish their 30-page preliminary report but said they expected to do so by Friday.

Boeing unveils unmanned combat jet developed in Australia

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 11:25 GMT

Boeing Co. on Wednesday unveiled an unmanned, fighter-like jet developed in Australia and designed to fly alongside crewed aircraft in combat for a fraction of the cost.

Boeing opens first 737 plant in China amid U.S.-Sino trade war

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 09:26 GMT

The executives, alongside representatives from China’s state planner and aviation regulator, unveiled the plane at an event attended by hundreds of people.

Middle East after sale services to hit $200B: Boeing regional president

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 12:59 GMT

Only $90 billion will be generated from commercial sales, while the rest will be the revenues of the defense division.

Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal crash, Indonesia says

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 11:20 GMT

A crashed Lion Air jet should have been grounded over a recurrent technical problem before its fatal journey, Indonesian authorities said Wednesday.

Trade war, spy claims cloud horizon for China airshow

Sun, 04 Nov 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Boeing Co (BA.N), which is opening a 737 completion plant in China, will not display any of its planes but only models at its exhibition stand.

German ministry seeks data on quicker fighter jet deliveries

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:00 GMT

The German military has asked potential bidders in a high-stakes competition to replace its ageing Tornado fighter jets about accelerating deliveries of new warplanes.

Boeing gets $3.9B contract for new Air Force One jets

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 08:53 GMT

The White House said in February the new deal would save taxpayers more than $1.4 billion, but those savings could not be independently confirmed.

EgyptAir, Boeing delegation discuss developing national fleet

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 05:08 GMT

Chairman of EgyptAir Ahmed Adel received on Wednesday a delegation from Boeing Company in Cairo to discuss a plan to develop the Egyptian fleet.

Indian airline Vistara places $3.1B order for Airbus, Boeing jets

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 08:40 GMT

The order comes a week before the Farnborough Airshow in Britain, where, according to aviation consultancy IBA, global planemakers could reap 900 orders and commitments.