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New Boeing 777X completes successful first flight

The new Boeing 777X jetliner took to the skies Jan. 25, entering the next phase of its rigorous test program. Based on the popular...

Bell Boeing CMV-22B Osprey successfully completes first flight

The first CMV-22B Osprey, built by Boeing and Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, completed first flight operations at Bell’s Amarillo Assembly Center. The...

Boeing, U.S. Navy complete first Super Hornet IRST Block II flight

For the first time, Boeing and the U.S. Navy flew an F/A-18 Super Hornet equipped with an Infrared Search & Track (IRST) Block II...

Former Boeing CEO gets $62.2 million but loses some benefits

The Boeing CEO who was ousted last month for the company's botched response to two crashes and the grounding of its best-selling plane will...

Airbus announces increased investment, expansion of aircraft manufacturing in the U.S.

Airbus announced Jan. 9 that, as part of its plan to produce 63 A320 Family aircraft per month in 2021, the company will expand...

Lockheed Martin delivers 134 F-35s in 2019, exceeding annual commitment

Lockheed Martin delivered the 134th F-35 aircraft for the year Dec. 30, exceeding the joint government and industry 2019 delivery goal of 131 aircraft....

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg to step down immediately

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg is resigning amid ongoing problems at the company over the troubled Max 737 aircraft. The Chicago manufacturer said Dec. 23 that...

Boeing flight test for Commercial Crew Program will pave way for...

Boeing’s uncrewed Orbital Flight Test is the second uncrewed test flight of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, a partnership with the aerospace industry to launch...

Boeing to halt production of 737 Max in January

Boeing will halt production in January of its 737 Max airliner that has crashed twice and has been grounded since March. Throughout the grounding of...

Northrop Grumman signs customer for first flight of OmegA

Northrop Grumman has announced that Saturn Satellite Networks has selected the OmegA space launch vehicle to launch up to two satellites on the rocket’s...