General Information

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.

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About Boeing Commercial Airplanes


Boeing Commercial Airplanes is committed to being the leader in commercial aviation by offering airplanes and services that deliver superior design, efficiency and value to customers around the world. There are more than 10,000 Boeing commercial jetliners in service, flying passengers and freight more efficiently than competing models in the market.

About Boeing Defense, Space & Security

Boeing Defense, Space & Security is committed to providing customers around the world with the right capabilities, at the right time, at the right cost. As one of the two main business units of the world’s leading aerospace company, BDS specializes in innovative, capabilities-driven solutions across platforms, services and support, and information and technologies. Headquartered in St. Louis and with significant operations in many states and several countries, Boeing Defense, Space & Security is a $33 billion business that has approximately 56,000 employees worldwide.


Key Organizations at Boeing

With local presence and a global vision, Boeing people are at the heart of our tradition of leadership and innovation. We serve customers in 150 countries by delivering top quality technical and professional services through organizations that bring to bear “the best of Boeing” every day. These organizations engage on everything from advanced research and development to conservation efforts to public policy advocacy to arranging financing solutions for our customers. Such organizations are:

    Tours of Boeing Facilities

    Boeing offers public tours at two of its facilities:

    Everett, Wash. -- The Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour is located in Mukilteo, Wash., 25 miles north of Seattle. Public tours of Boeing's Everett factory are available seven days a week. The Everett, Wash., facility is home to the 747, 767, 777 and 787 Dreamliner production lines and is the world's largest building by volume. Visitors will see airplanes being built for our worldwide base of airline customers.

    St. Louis, Mo. -- The James S. McDonnell Prologue Room Air and Space History Exhibit showcases the pioneers of aviation, their achievements and those of the thousands of workers who turned dreams into reality. The Prologue Room is located in the Boeing-St. Louis headquarters adjacent to Lambert-St. Louis International airport. The Prologue Room is open for self-guided tours weekdays during June, July and August only. Guided tours are available to groups of 10 or more