September 21, 2005 |
Boeing Co. Chief Financial Officer James Bell said orders for commercial planes might decline in 2006 from this year as the recovery in airline demand continued at a more gradual pace. Boeing, the world's No. 2 commercial-jet maker, won 620 orders so far this year compared with 272 last year, Bell said.
September 9, 2006 |
Boeing Co. now has 420 commitments from airlines to buy its next-generation commercial jet, the 787 Dreamliner. The 787 program remains on schedule, and engine testing is ahead of schedule, Chicago-based Boeing said.