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Boeing releases Q3 deliveries

Posted 14 October 2021 · Add Comment

The Boeing Company has announced programme deliveries across its commercial and defence operations for the third quarter of 2021.

 

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"We made important progress driving stability throughout our operations in the third quarter, as we prioritized safety and quality and worked to deliver for our customers," the company said.

 

"Our defence and services teams delivered across several key programs. In our commercial business, we increased 737 MAX deliveries in the quarter, and progressed in safely returning the 737 MAX to service in more international markets.

 

“We are also continuing to complete comprehensive inspections across the 787 production system and within the supply chain, while holding detailed, transparent discussions with the FAA, suppliers and our customers. Production resources remain focused on inspections and rework and the 787 production rate remains lower than five airplanes per month. We will continue to take the time needed to ensure the highest levels of quality. While these efforts continue to impact deliveries, we're confident this is the right approach to drive stability and first-time quality across our operations and to position the programme for the long term as market demand recovers."

 

Major Programs

3rd Quarter
2021

 

Year-to-Date
2021

           

Commercial Airplanes Programs

         

737

66

     

179

   

747

2

     

4

   

767

11

     

24

   

777

6

     

20

   

787

     

14

   

Total

85

     

241

   
           

Defense, Space & Security Programs

         

   AH-64 Apache (New)

4

     

19

   

   AH-64 Apache (Remanufactured)

11

     

42

   

   CH-47 Chinook (New)

6

     

12

   

   CH-47 Chinook (Renewed)

1

     

5

   

   F-15 Models

3

     

11

   

   F/A-18 Models

4

     

15

   

   KC-46 Tanker

3

     

7

   

   P-8 Models

5

     

11

   

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