Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft, with capabilities in rotorcraft, electronic and defence systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. Boeing employs more than 2,200 people at numerous sites across the UK and the company is experiencing solid growth.
The company’s long-standing relationship with British industry, the armed forces and the air transport industry dates back over 75 years. Today the UK remains a critically important market, supplier base and a source of some of the world’s most inventive technology partners. Boeing’s annual spend in the aerospace industry averages over $1 billion per year with more than 250 UK suppliers and supports many thousands of jobs, in the process generating intellectual property, enhancing skills and facilitating exports. In 2016 Boeing spent £2.1 billion with more than 250 UK suppliers. Boeing has a long tradition of aerospace leadership and innovation and continues to expand our product line and services to meet emerging customer needs.
Boeing is proud of its relationships with British industry. Inventive and innovative businesses of all sizes work with Boeing to enhance skills and play a key role in a healthy global aerospace industry.
Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training. With corporate offices in Chicago, Boeing employs approximately 145,000 people across the United States and in more than 65 countries. The company also leverages the talents of hundreds of thousands more skilled people working for Boeing suppliers worldwide. Total company revenues for 2016 were $94.6 billion.
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