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Read news about The Boeing Co. and other commercial and military aerospace companies such as Airbus, Lockheed-Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon; airplane facilities in Everett, Renton, Seattle and Charleston, S.C.; Alaska Airlines and other carriers; NASA and space firms SpaceX, Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic; and local technology firms such as Aerojet Rocketdyne.

January 20, 2019 at 5:01 pm

Boeing overhauls quality controls: more high-tech tracking but fewer inspectors

Boeing has begun a sweeping transformation of its quality system, including the use of "smart" tools and automation. It will also eliminate thousands of quality checks as no longer necessary. Boeing has told the union it will cut about 450 quality inspector positions this year and potentially a similar number next year.

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