Boeing Metamorphosis: Launching the 737 and 747, 1965-1969 (Hardcover)

Boeing Metamorphosis: Launching the 737 and 747, 1965-1969 By John Fredrickson, John Andrew Cover Image
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Welcome to the world of corporate decision-making, workplace gambles, and a myriad of human interactions. This is a story that affirms the traditional values of hard work, fidelity, and building the human alliances necessary for achieving enduring success. John Andrew, a retired Boeing executive, offers a unique insider perspective of the changes Boeing experienced in the 1960s.
  • The requirement for more factory space was fueled by new models and a surging worldwide demand for air travel.
  • Massive construction projects were launched, including a newly constructed 747-sized factory on 760 acres at Paine Field in Everett, Washington.
  • These cathedrals of airframe assembly remain vital to Boeing's ongoing operations today.
  • More than 130 color and black-and-white images.

Explore the amazing growth and evolution of Boeing, one of the giants of aviation.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780764361623
ISBN-10: 0764361627
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
Publication Date: May 28th, 2021
Pages: 240
Language: English