[WORLDKINGS] On this day – June 7, 2023 – The 85th anniversary of the first flight of the Boeing 314 Clipper flying boat (1938)
(Worldkings.org) Boeing 314 Clipper is a flying boat for long-distance passenger transport developed by the Boeing Company, an American aircraft manufacturer. The first flight was on June 7, 1938.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - February 9, 2023 – 60th anniversary of the first flight of the US Boeing 727 jet (1963)
(Worldkings.org) The Boeing 727 is an American narrow-body airliner that was developed and produced by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. The prototype Boeing 727, N7001U, took off from Renton Municipal Airport on its first flight on 9 February 1963.
[WorldKings – World Almanac Event 2022] 106th Anniversary of establishment of Boeing (July 15, 1916 – July 15, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, telecommunications equipment, and missiles worldwide. The company also provides leasing and product support services. Boeing is among the largest global aerospace manufacturers; it is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2018 revenue, and is the largest exporter in the United States by dollar value. Boeing stock is included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Boeing is incorporated in Delaware.
[WORLDKINGS - ALMANAC EVENTS & ACHIEVEMENTS 2022] Important successes throughout 106 years of development The Boeing Company (1916)
(worldkings.org) The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, telecommunications equipment, and missiles worldwide. The company also provides leasing and product support services.
(Worldkings.org) The Boeing 737 is a short- to medium-range twinjet narrow-body airliner developed and manufactured by Boeing Commercial Airplanes in the United States.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Jumbo Stay: World’s first Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet hostel
(Worldkings.org) For just over 2 years, Stockholm has been the home to the world’s first Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet hostel after its retirement from duty in 2009.
(WorldKings.org) According to bizvibe.com, this is top 5 mechanical engineering companies in the world.
(WorldKings.org) Most aircraft follow standard design norms and have a predictable configuration. Then you have other aircraft – the kind that look more like a product of Photoshopping than engineering. Some are simply unique, and others are downright weird.
(WorldKings.org) According to Safran, this is top 5 best- selling planes in commercial aviation history
(WorldKings.org) According to Business Insider, Boeing 737 is the best selling airliner in commercial aviation history, with more than 15.000 aircaft ordered.