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Machinists consider withdrawing request for next week's union vote at Boeing SC operations

...vote next week for production workers at Boeing's manufacturing operations in North...Almost 3,200 of the approximately 7,500 Boeing workers in South Carolina are eligible...also criticized the unionization effort.Boeing spokeswoman Candy Eslinger said Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/machinists-consider-withdrawing-req
Machinists seek union vote at Boeing plant in South Carolina; company opposes move

...asked for an election so about 2,400 Boeing production workers in South Carolina can...cards is not released, Larkin said. Boeing employs about 7,500 people in South...facility, the NLRB filed a complaint against Boeing alleging that the non-union plant in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/machinists-seek-union-vote
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Union vote set next month at Boeing's South Carolina plantsNORTH CHARLESTON...About 3,000 production workers at Boeing plants in South Carolina will decide...announced Tuesday that the Machinists and Boeing have agreed to the National Labor Relations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-25/business-news
Report on Boeing 787 fire points to battery defect

...caused by a manufacturing defect in a Boeing 787 battery sparked a fire last year that...When testing the battery's design, Boeing failed to anticipate that a short circuit...787 fleet for over three months while Boeing redesigned the batteries, which run the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/report-boeing-787-fire-poi
Airbus, Boeing split annual sales rivalry

FRANKFURT, Germany - Boeing Co. topped Airbus in deliveries to...that it delivered 629 planes, shy of Boeing's record 723 deliveries. But Airbus...456 net new orders, just ahead of Boeing's 1,432. New orders are key to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/airbus-boeing-split-annual
South Carolina Senate leader revives proposal of borrowing for construction projects statewide

...likely include $40 million for an aeronautical training center at Trident Tech ni cal College in North Charles ton, where Boeing is expanding. The rewritten House budget provided half of that.Other projects could include renovating the University of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-16/south-carolina-senate-le
Commercial jets push Boeing profits up 52 percent

...production of passenger jets helped push up Boeing's profit by 52 percent in the second...was for earnings of $2.02 per share.Boeing Co. said Wednesday that revenue climbed...billion, according to Zacks.Revenue at Boeing's Commercial Airplanes division increased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-23/commercial-jets-pu
Japan's Mitsubishi sets sights on niche in aircraft sector

...Nagoya into an aerospace hub on par with Boeing's manufacturing base near Seattle...parlays previous work by Mitsubishi on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.But years of delays are...passenger jets, most significantly the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, but mainly makes military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-10/japans-mitsubishi-sets-sig
Facing questions about signatures, union delays bid to represent Delta flight attendants

...validate concerns raised in January when the union filed for an election.The machinists' union also is campaigning among Boeing Co. workers in South Carolina, where an election is scheduled for April 22. Gov. Nikki Haley, a Republican, has campaigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-06/facing-questions-about-sig
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

...itself bounded on three sides by water. North Charleston has since bounced back, largely because of a huge investment by Boeing, which has a 787 aircraft manufacturing plant in the city and employs about 7,500 people in South Carolina, most in North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc