Boeing’s hypersonic strike-aircraft can “buzz around the world in 1-3 hours”

Boeing’s hypersonic strike-aircraft can “buzz around the world in 1-3 hours”

Last month, we noted that “hypersonic aircraft and missiles are being developed and tested by the United States, Russia, and China at an accelerating pace.” While the race for hypersonic technologies has certainly flourished among global superpowers, who realize that the first to possess these technologies will not just revolutionize their civilian and military programs, but will […]

Boeing: Union is blocking sales growth

Boeing: Union is blocking sales growth

By Bill McMorris / Washington Free Beacon Boeing is blaming a major union for blocking the expansion of a Norwegian airline into the United States, a move the company says would hurt workers. America’s largest airplane manufacturer said organized labor is pressuring Congress to prevent Norwegian Air International, a low-cost airline, from increasing routes into the […]

Workers increasingly prefer pay to “benefits”

Workers increasingly prefer pay to “benefits”

The Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI), a research organization with a mission “to contribute to, to encourage, and to enhance the development of sound employee benefit programs and sound public policy through objective research and education” includes members as diverse as AARP, Aetna, Boeing, Charles Schwab, and Wal-Mart. In the benefits world, it sits firmly […]