The U.S. Transportation Department confirmed Tuesday that its watchdog agency will examine how the Federal Aviation Administration certified the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft, the now-grounded pla…
The Wall Street Journal reported on the probe on Sunday and also said the Transportation Department's inspector general is looking into the 737 Max's anti-stall system.
When President Donald Trump included $138 million for Charleston Harbor deepening in his fiscal 2020 budget, he noted that the appropriation would be enough to bring the project to completion.
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. is a juggernaut in Washington, employing a team of in-house lobbyists and blue-chip firms as part of a multimillion dollar influence operation built to shape policy on Capitol Hill and inside the Trump administration.
For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or as…
Boeing soared early in 2019 and lifted the Dow Jones Industrial Average with it. Now concerns about the safety of the newest version of its flagship airplane have halted the momentum.
The Boeing 737 Max 8 was among several hundred that the FAA temporarily took out of service following two fatal crashes in the past five months.
Southwest Airlines was preparing a 737 Max 8 at Charleston International Airport for its return flight Wednesday when President Donald Trump announced that that the entire fleet was indefinite…
Boeing Co. finds itself in familiar territory with this week's grounding of the aerospace giant's 737 MAX jets, although there's disagreement over whether U.S. officials made the right call in…
Unless the situation changes in North America, the decision to travel on that type of plane rests in the hands of the passenger.
President Donald Trump Trump cited "new information" that had come to light in the ongoing investigation into incident.
The 737 MAX commercial planes grounded overseas in the wake of two deadly crashes within a five-month span are built in Washington state but have close ties to operations in South Carolina.
BEIJING — Boeing's stock plunged Monday as the list of countries and airlines grounding the Boeing 737 Max 8 planes continued to grow the day after one crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 peo…
An Arab nation looking to invest in South Carolina has set up an aeronautics firm with a Charleston headquarters, and it already has generated an aura of mystery.
Boeing Co. said it is investigating a racial incident that took place at its 787 Dreamliner campus in North Charleston.
CEO Dennis Muilenburg said the aerospace giant "will benefit greatly from her broad perspectives and combined diplomatic, government and business experience."
President Donald Trump's trip to Vietnam for a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could provide a boost to Boeing Co.'s North Charleston campus.
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg often talks about business opportunities and challenges in terms straight out of the aviation industry textbook — tailwinds and headwinds.
Passengers on a 787-10 Dreamliner flight this week were worried that as they watched a movie on the plane's in-flight entertainment system, someone somewhere might have been watching them.
Boeing workers in North Charleston will share in an $886 million bonus pool the aerospace giant will carve up across the company this month as part of an annual incentive plan tied to financia…
European plane maker Airbus said Thursday it will stop making its superjumbo A380 in 2021 for lack of customers, abandoning the world's biggest passenger jet and one of the aviation industry's most ambitious and most troubled endeavors.
The Boeing 787 is already considered one of the most sophisticated commercial airplanes in the world.
Boeing Co. sold 18 of its 787 Dreamliner jets in January, including the first 787-10 in more than a year, the aerospace giant said Tuesday.
The 787 Dreamliner has been turning a profit for a couple years now, but Boeing Co. thinks there's plenty of cash left to squeeze out of the popular wide-body commercial plane built in North C…
The proposed passenger jet is known internally at as the 'NMA,' short for 'new, middle-of-market airplane.'
Boeing Co. hired nearly 600 workers at its North Charleston campus last year to build more 787 Dreamliner jets, but reports show a couple of big orders helping to back the production increase …
'We're well into the 14-a-month rate step,' the planemaker's finance chief said.
Anders Gustafsson, head of U.S. operations for Volvo Cars, told reporters at this month's North American International Auto Show that he's learned a lot about vehicle dealership franchise laws…
The aerospace giant said it went from conceptual design of its personal air vehicle to a working prototype in one year.
The Air Force has agreed to accept its first KC-46A Pegasus tankers from Boeing, marking a significant milestone in a long-troubled program that is years behind schedule and has weighed on the company’s bottom line.
After delivering an all-time-high 145 Dreamliner jets last year, Boeing Co. 787 plants in North Charleston and the Seattle area are expected to repeat their record-setting performance in 2019.
No one can predict with certainty what the economy will do in 2019, but this much is clear: The groundwork is in place for an active and memorable year in business.
NEW YORK — Amazon is expanding its airplane fleet, diminishing further its reliance on major delivery services like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service.
Presidential contender and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says Boeing Co. is firing workers at its North Charleston campus because they support the International Association of Machinists union, a c…
Boeing Co. hopes to get more help from one of the world's largest cargo jets to clear a backlog of 787 Dreamliner planes that are missing their engines.
Charleston County Government wants to join a growing list of agencies that are paying the Army Corps of Engineers to hire additional staff to expedite their permit requests.
Federal regulators say a Russian airline that specializes in transporting heavy-duty cargo will be allowed to haul jet engines to Boeing Co.'s Dreamliner campuses to avoid end-of-the-year prod…
United Airlines became the first North American air carrier to have the entire 787 Dreamliner family in its fleet on Monday with the delivery of a 787-10 built at Boeing Co.'s North Charleston…
The Bahamas government is apparently sick and tired of cruise ship passengers who stay on board during port calls to the archipelago nation.
Recent financial troubles for some low-cost airlines haven't dimmed Boeing Co.'s outlook for the industry and projected sales of the 787 Dreamliner it builds in North Charleston, company execu…
With ambassadors from Albania to Zambia watching, David Carbon — vice president of 787 operations at Boeing South Carolina — let a secret slip: The aerospace giant will start the process of bo…
The labor union that won an election at Boeing Co.'s North Charleston campus is alleging the aerospace giant is spying on the flight-line workers it represents.
Lockheed Martin is hoping there's still plenty of thrust left in its venerable F-16 Fighting Falcon.
Charles Bolden has a message for those who question whether the National Aeronautics and Space Administration still has relevance in an age of private space exploration: NASA isn't dead.
The delivery of EVA Air’s first 787 Dreamliner can be attributed to a little luck and a lot of work.
The politically charged union vote at Boeing Co.'s North Charleston campus is pitting federal legislators against each other, with South Carolina representatives accusing their Washington state counterparts of trying to sabotage the Palmetto State's "warm business environment."
United Continental Holdings ordered nine Boeing 787-9 wide-body jets valued at more than $2.5 billion, bolstering its bet on the Dreamliner to refresh its long-haul fleet.
One concern in the Upstate was that Lockheed Martin would relocate its F-16 production line to India from Greenville if it didn't win the trainer contract.
More Dreamliners are being grounded because of problems with their Rolls Royce engines, but unlike earlier this year, the latest issue isn't expected to affect production or deliveries at Boei…