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Boeing will slow down 747-8 production because of lower demand

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Boeing said that it will adjust the production rate for the 747-8 program from 1.75 airplanes to 1.5 airplanes per month through 2015 because of lower market demand for large passenger and freighter airplanes. (airguideonline.com) More...

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Alan Winn 1
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Boeing Slices 747 Production — Again
For the second time this year The Boeing Co. (BA) announced Friday that it will cut its production rate for the company’s venerable 747-8 jumbo jet. Production will be cut back to 1.5 planes a month from the previously announced cut in April to 1.75 planes a month. At the beginning of the year Boeing had planned production for the 747-8 at 2 planes a month.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/boeing-slices-747-production-again-183543320.html
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Mark Lansdell 0
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Boeing Slices 747 Production — Again

For the second time this year The Boeing Co. (BA) announced Friday that it will cut its production rate for the company’s venerable 747-8 jumbo jet. Production will be cut back to 1.5 planes a month from the previously announced cut in April to 1.75 planes a month. At the beginning of the year Boeing had planned production for the 747-8 at 2 planes a month.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/boeing-slices-747-production-again-183543320.html