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Aerospace

Aerospace suppliers going global

Aerospace suppliers going globalMore aerospace suppliers doing business with Airbus, as more companies come here.
  • Aerospace
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

SpaceX calls off launch of space weather satellite

SpaceX calls off launch of space weather satelliteThe SpaceX company has called off Sunday's launch of a deep-space observatory.
  • News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Aerospace

4 Boeing employees fired in Everett for using, dealing drugs

4 Boeing employees fired in Everett for using, dealing drugsBoeing announced the firing of four employees for using and dealing drugs on company property on Friday.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months ago
Aerospace

Could Boeing 777 first customer help bridge production gap?

Could Boeing 777 first customer help bridge production gap?Boeing needs to fill a big production gap on the 777 in Everett, to keep the factory and those jobs humming.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months ago
Aerospace

Boeing opens research center at University of Washington

Boeing opens research center at University of WashingtonBoeing and the University of Washington officially dedicated the Boeing Advanced Research Center on the Seattle campus.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

SpaceX expansion considered major gain for Washington

SpaceX expansion considered major gain for WashingtonThis Friday, SpaceX Founder Elon Musk will host a private reception in Seattle to connect with Washington's aerospace elite.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Sea-Tac must expand gates to handle expected growth

Sea-Tac must expand gates to handle expected growthOver the next 20 years, the number of passengers at Sea-Tac Airport is forecast to almost double to 66 million.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Money

Boeing, Airbus split annual sales rivalry

Boeing, Airbus split annual sales rivalryAirbus had fewer deliveries, but more orders than Boeing in 2014.
  • Money
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Aerospace

Son of Boeing's founder dies at 92

Son of Boeing's founder dies at 92William E. Boeing Jr., the son of aerospace pioneer William Boeing Sr., has died at age 92.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
News

FAA grants permits for agriculture, real estate drones

FAA grants permits for agriculture, real estate dronesThe FAA on Tuesday issued permits to use drones to monitor crops and photograph properties for sale.
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

Expert explains Air Asia jet crash theories

Expert explains Air Asia jet crash theoriesAviation expert Steve Danishek of TMA travel shares some thoughts and clarifications on some of the theories.
  • Aerospace
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

Boeing says it has fix for airplane airbag accidents

Boeing says it has fix for airplane airbag accidentsBoeing says it has a solution to the problem of airplane airbag inflators going off by accident during installation - cut the power.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Could lower fuel prices slow Boeing assembly lines?

Could lower fuel prices slow Boeing assembly lines?Both Boeing and Airbus are riding high with airlines scrambling to order new fuel efficient jets. But could the drop in oil prices cause a slowdown?
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Boeing 737 factory to use all clean energy

Boeing 737 factory to use all clean energyBoeing plans to switch to all renewable energy at its factory in Renton, Washington where it assembles the 737 jet.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Does the jumbo jet have a future?

Does the jumbo jet have a future?Boeing said it would trim 747 production by two planes per year, and an Airbus executive suggested the gigantic double deck A380 could cease production in 2018.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Surviving sailors remember WWII battleship

Surviving sailors remember WWII battleshipAt Sea-Tac Airport the USO is building a new facility to welcome military members and their families while traveling.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

NASA's Orion has 'bull's eye' landing after test mission

NASA's Orion has 'bull's eye' landing after test missionAn unmanned capsule NASA is designing to carry astronauts to an asteroid and eventually Mars splashed down in the Pacific Ocean Friday to conclude a successful first test flight.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

787 lithium battery short circuited in Boston plane fire

787 lithium battery short circuited in Boston plane fireThe manufacture of lithium-ion batteries allowed contaminants and other defects in batteries aboard Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes, including one battery that erupted in smoke and fire in Boston in 2013, federal investigators said Monday.
  • Aerospace
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

Sea-Tac passenger traffic to double over 20 years

Sea-Tac passenger traffic to double over 20 yearsTraffic at the airport is expect to hit a record 37 million passengers, nearly doubling that total in another 20 years.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months ago
Aerospace

Lessons from upcoming 737 MAX being applied to current models

Lessons from upcoming 737 MAX being applied to current modelsSome changes for the MAX are already making their way into the current models of the 737.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months ago
Aerospace

How does Sea-Tac stack up on runway safety?

How does Sea-Tac stack up on runway safety?Based on the overall number of incursion incidents as measured by the FAA, Sea-Tac is in about the middle of the pack of the 20 busiest U.S. airports.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months ago
Aerospace

Boeing's Renton factory 'taking it to the MAX'

Boeing's Renton factory 'taking it to the MAX'Get an exclusive look inside Boeing's Renton factory that now has most of the major tooling in place to build the new 737-MAX.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months ago
Aerospace

Delta buys Airbus as plane wars heat up at Sea-Tac

Delta buys Airbus as plane wars heat up at Sea-TacGlenn Farley
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Aerospace

Museum of Flight first to score 787 Dreamliner

Museum of Flight first to score 787 DreamlinerSeattle's Museum of Flight is the first institution in the world to add a Boeing 787 to its collection.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Aerospace

Port Angeles building industry to recycle high-tech composites

Port Angeles building industry to recycle high-tech compositesPort Angeles is looking to build an industry to recycle what will somebody be old planes.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

Charles Lindbergh's grandson still optimistic about private space travel

Charles Lindbergh's grandson still optimistic about private space travelErik Lindbergh is the grandson of aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh and a big proponent of private space flight.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Aerospace

How pilot Peter Siebold survived SpaceShipTwo crash

How pilot Peter Siebold survived SpaceShipTwo crashHe grew up near Tacoma to become a test pilot and is the survivor of the crash of SpaceShipTwo.
  • Aerospace
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago