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At least a half-dozen states are vying for Boeing's attention as the aircraft giant selects a production site for its new 400-seat 777X jetliner.

Officials in Alabama, California, Missouri, South Carolina, Texas and Utah are among those who have spoken publicly about wooing Boeing with economic incentive packages worth millions of dollars.

Here is what some media outlets in those states are reporting:

Chicago Tribune: Illinois trying to lure Boing plant

Southern California Public Radio: Boeing's 777X in California: Is Long Beach a long shot?

Charlotte Business Journal: Deadline approaching for proposals for Boeing plant, 8,500 jobs

Salt Lake City Tribune: Utah, other states grovel for Boeing s 777X jobs

KSDK.com: Mo. Black Caucus says Boeing deal withheld housing money

KTVI:Missouri vying to be site of new Boeing plane production

St. Louis Dispatch: Missouri lawmakers approve bill to bring Boeing plant to St. Louis County

Charlotte Observer: Don't be seduced, N.C. job recruiters

The Wichita Eagle: New incentives needed if Boeing picks Alabama

Reuters: Washington state congressional delegates pitch for Boeing plant

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