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Elon Musk’s SpaceX Beats Out Boeing In Race To Help Trump Complete Another Goal: Privatizing Space Flight

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Beats Out Boeing In Race To Help Trump Complete Another Goal: Privatizing Space Flight

CHRIS WHITE TECH REPORTER . Tech billionaire Elon Musk is preparing to blast American astronauts into orbit Wednesday as his rocket company gains an edge over aerospace behemoth Boeing in the quest to become the first to end the government’s decades-long monopolization on space travel. SpaceX, a relative youngster in the aerospace industry, will launch a crew […]

BUSINESS | Boeing Leads Charge on Restarting Production After COVID-19 Shutdown

BUSINESS | Boeing Leads Charge on Restarting Production After COVID-19 Shutdown

BY TOM OZIMEK Boeing’s experiences—as its employees return to work en masse after a pandemic-driven shutdown—are likely to provide lessons to America’s other industrial giants seeking to reboot their operations. The planemaker this past week started welcoming back employees at facilities in three states after earlier announcing plans to resume operations in a phased-in fashion. “Following […]

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   A Boeing 737 plane taking off from Iran and heading towards Ukraine crashed near Tehran minutes after taking off, killing everyone on board Wednesday morning. A total of 167 passengers and nine crew members died as a result of the crash. Iran recovered the plane’s black box and is reportedly […]

Pilots Concerned About Boeing’s Response To 737 MAX Safety Issues

Pilots Concerned About Boeing’s Response To 737 MAX Safety Issues

Evie Fordham | Politics and Health Care Reporter   American Airlines pilots submitted written comments to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) about their concern that Boeing is not taking adequate steps in new draft training proposals for the 737 MAX, Reuters reported Sunday. The comments came from American Airlines’ pilot union, the Allied Pilots Association […]

Boeing’s Iran Business: The War Party versus American Jobs

Boeing’s Iran Business: The War Party versus American Jobs

. By Thomas L. Knapp In June, US aerospace company Boeing inked an agreement with Iran Air to produce 109 passenger aircraft. Estimated value: $25 billion. The agreement represents the biggest business interaction between the US and Iran since that country’s 1979 Islamic revolution. On November 17, the US House of Representatives voted 243-174  to […]

Boeing Develops EMP Weapon

Boeing Develops EMP Weapon

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Northrop Grumman received huge stealth bomber contract- to be built in SoCal

Northrop Grumman received huge stealth bomber contract- to be built in SoCal

By George Miller The Pentagon is unleashing many billions of dollars over the next decade to build up to 100 hi-tech stealth bombers. The prime contract was awarded to Northrop Grumman.. It is likely that much of the work will be done right in SoCal, although policy is to spread subcontracts widely for political reasons. […]