Missouri lawmakers have convened a special session aimed at persuading the Boeing Co. to produce the 777X plane in the state.
At the special session, Nixon is expected to ask the General Assembly to pass legislation granting Boeing up to $150 million in incentives.
Gov. Jay Nixon has officially called a special session to pass legislation to help the state win production of Boeing’s next-generation jet.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is reportedly considering a special session to pass an incentive package.
Missouri is one of the states talking about bidding for plane’s manufacturing locale.
Moments after touching down, the pilot of a cargo-hauling jumbo jet seemed confused in his exchanges with air traffic controllers who had guided his Boeing 747 toward a Kansas Air Force base.
A Boeing 747 jumbo jet mistakenly landed at a small Kansas airport 8 miles from the Air Force base where it was supposed to land.
A memo sent to Boeing workers confirmed suspicions that the company had been looking to move the design work of its 777 to engineers outside its main commercial airplane base in the Seattle area.
Prosecutors say as a procurement officer, Deon Anderson of St. Louis allegedly took part in bribery & kickback schemes.
Boeing warns: some St. Louis employees may be in line for furloughs, thanks to the gridlock in Washington.