Xiamen Air's first Boeing 737 MAX 8 departing Boeing Field (Photo: Boeing)

Boeing Set to Open China Facility in December

A while back Boeing announced a company first and next month, it will come to fruition. The aircraft manufacturer will open its first foreign production line for a Boeing aircraft in Zhoushan, Zhejiang China as a result of a partnership with Chinese government-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac). 737 Completion and Delivery Center This facility established a concrete partnership between Boeing and China, a country with a booming aviation industry expected to surpass the United States aviation industry within…

A Look Inside the Factory of Boeing’s Newest Partner

It all happened within a week: I accepted the invitation on Monday and last Friday a small group of journalists and I were set to travel to Embraer's main factory in Sao Jose dos Campos, a few miles outside Sao Paulo city, in Brazil. The journalist group was really small, as…