Plant "Boeing" in St. Louis
Plant "Boeing" in St. Louis

Plant "Boeing" in St. Louis

Plant "Boeing" in St. Louis - a major corporation Boeing plants involved in the competition with Airbus

Airbus and Boeing is the world's largest manufacturers of civil aircraft, and each other global competitors.

  • A320 и Boeing 737. Medium capacity airplanes oriented for medium-range airlines, each type has many modifications A320. In recent years, sold in much larger quantities than the products of Boeing.
  • A380 и Boeing 747 Large capacity aircraft for long and medium range airlines. Asian airlines, regular 747-x users are the main A380 customers. At present, the Boeing 747 is produced in an amount of no more than ten pieces per year, very few new orders for passenger cars (from the 99 Boeing 747, ordered from the beginning of 2006, the entire 27 is passenger). At the same time, A380 orders for the same period increased by 60 passenger liners.
  • A330 и Boeing 767. The Airbus became more commercially successful in recent years.
  • A340 и Boeing 777. Both aircraft appeared at the same time, but due to the fuel efficiency, which is more for the Boeing 777 and a number of other reasons, the American company sold twice as many cars as the European competitor.

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Very few new orders for A340. It is assumed that A350 It will compete with Boeing 777

  • Also, both companies put new types of aircraft on the market - Boeing 787 and A350 (Boeing sold the first aircraft to 2011 in the year to the customer; 14 June, the first flight of A2013 took place on 350).

indicators of activity

In 2007, Boeing sold 441 civil aircraft to customers, including 330 copies of the Boeing 737. The plant in 2008 delivered 375 aircraft: 290 copies of Boeing 737 (including 6 copies of Boeing Business Jet), 14 copies of 747-x, 10 copies of 767-x and 61 copies of 777-x. During this period, supply rates had to be adjusted for several weeks due to the consequences of the strike, which caused a halt in production at the Boeing plant.

The plant in 2010 put 462 civilian aircraft, thereby fulfilling one hundred percent of its annual plan: 460 aircraft. This year 530 received firm orders already guaranteed. Boeing's civilian aircraft order book increased by 3443 aircraft.

The number of employees at the end of 2008 year - more than 162 thousand people. In 2008, the company's revenues amounted to 60,9 billion dollars. (in 2007 year - 66,4 billion dollars), net profit - 2,7 billion dollars (4,1 billion dollars).

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Current production

Aviation equipment


  • Boeing 707 ;
  • Boeing 377 Stratocruiser;
  • Boeing 727 ;
  • Boeing 717 ;
  • Boeing 747;
  • Boeing 737;
  • Boeing 767;
  • Boeing 757;
  • Boeing 787 Dreamliner;
  • Boeing 777;
  • Series Boeing Business Jet;


  • Boeing EA-18 Growler;
  • Boeing CH-47 Chinook;
  • Boeing YAL-1;

Rocket Forces

  • AGM-86:
  • AGM-69 SRAM.

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