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Don't let Boeing's 787 line fly to S.C.

Sep 07, 2020 - The Seattle Times

The hard reckoning feared from Boeing's 2009 decision to build airplanes in South Carolina may be only weeks away.

Respected industry experts think Boeing's potential consolidation of 787 Dreamliner production lines because of slow sales would likely happen at the company's site in North Charleston, South Carolina - not Everett.

This outcome would be extremely harmful to Puget Sound's economy. The Everett plant provides 30,000 jobs. About 10,000 more area workers are employed by Boe...