Boeing

Maureen Dougherty


President
Boeing Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific
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Boeing in Australia

Boeing's presence in Australia is the company's largest operational footprint outside the United States. Since the establishment of Hawker de Havilland (now Boeing Aerostructures Australia) in 1927, Boeing has been integral to the fabric of the Australian aerospace industry through its products and services. Boeing successfully partners with the Australian defense and commercial industries and is an invaluable part of the Australian research communities.

Boeing in Southeast Asia

Ralph (Skip) Boyce

Ralph (Skip) Boyce


President
Boeing Southeast Asia
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Boeing relationships in Southeast Asia have encompassed partnerships in commercial aviation, defense, aerospace, and research. Boeing history in the region dates from 1946, when Philippine Airlines operated a fleet of five Douglas DC-3 airliners. Boeing sees the region as a key global logistics hub and partners with suppliers as well as customers in aerospace and technology.

Countries include:
Brunei
Indonesia
Malaysia
Philippines
Singapore
Vietnam
Thailand

Boeing in Japan

Brett Gerry


President
Boeing Japan
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As a major provider of commercial jetliners and military equipment and aircraft to Japan, Boeing maintains a strong relationship with the country. Boeing history in Japan dates from 1953, with the opening of the Tokyo office. Japan has played an important role in launching new Boeing programs. Boeing partners with customers and suppliers in the Japanese aviation and aerospace industries.

Boeing in Republic of Korea

Eric John

Eric John


President
Boeing Korea
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Boeing has developed partnerships with the Republic of Korea in the commercial and military sectors, forging business relationships and contributing to the growth of the Korean aerospace industry. Boeing history with Korea dates from 1951, when Douglas AD Skyraiders went into service during the Korean War. Boeing cooperates with Korean aerospace partners not only on defense projects but also as a global supplier of essential commercial airplane parts and components.

Boeing in China

Ian Thomas

John Bruns


President
Boeing China
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Boeing and China have a long history of cooperation in aviation. China-born Wong Tsoo was the first engineer hired by Boeing. He helped to design the Model C bi-wing airplane in 1916. Boeing is an industry leader in supporting trade with China. Boeing works with Chinese airlines, the Chinese aviation industry, the Civil Aviation Administration of China, and the Chinese government in areas such as safety and aviation quality.

Boeing in India

Pratyush Kumar

Pratyush Kumar


President
Boeing India
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Boeing and India maintain a relationship of close cooperation. The company's presence in India dates from 1941, when Tata Airlines (later Air India) began flying two DC-2 airliners on loan from the Indian government. Boeing values the productivity opportunities that Indian partners bring in the areas of commercial aviation and aerospace, defense products and services, and technology.

Boeing in Middle East, North Africa and Turkey

Bernard Dunn

Bernard Dunn


President
Boeing Middle East, North Africa and Turkey
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Boeing's history in the Middle East dates from 1945, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt presented a DC-3 Dakota to King Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia. Today, Boeing counts Middle Eastern airlines among its strongest customers. The company also offers a portfolio of defense products, systems, services, and solutions. Boeing values its many relationships in the Middle East, including partnerships, technical sharing, and training agreements, and works closely with countries in the region to promote their status as crucial hubs for the world's passengers and cargo. Boeing has a thriving relationship with Turkey as a supplier of commercial and defense products and as a partner of the Turkish aerospace industry. Boeing and Turkey share history dating from 1945, when Turkish Airlines purchased its first DC-3/C-47 airliners. Boeing cooperates with the Turkish aerospace industry in commercial and military aviation programs.

Countries include:
Bahrain
Egypt
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Oman
Qatar
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Yemen

Boeing in Saudi Arabia

Ahmed Jazzar

Ahmed Jazzar


President
Boeing Saudi Arabia
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Boeing enjoys a strong partnership with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Boeing history in the region dates from 1945, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt presented a DC-3 Dakota to King Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia. The king's purchase of two more DC-3 airliners formed the foundation of Saudi Arabian Airlines. Along with contributing to the growth of Saudi commercial aviation and technology, Boeing builds relationships with Saudi civil and defense authorities.

Boeing in Israel

David Ivry

David Ivry


President
Boeing Israel
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Boeing has held an important role in Israeli aviation and aerospace since the state's founding. In 1948, El Al made its inaugural flight with a Douglas C-54 transport borrowed from the military to bring Chaim Weizmann, Israel's first president, home from Switzerland. That same year, the Israeli Air Force began flying the B-17 Flying Fortress. Boeing works with the public and private sectors to support Israel's position as a world leader in the aerospace industry.

Boeing in Russia/CIS

Sergey Kravchenko

Sergey Kravchenko


President
Boeing Russia/CIS
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Boeing maintains a mutually beneficial relationship with Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in aviation, aerospace, and technology. Boeing history in the region dates from the Soviet era, when Boeing was a part of the historic Apollo-Soyuz space mission in the 1970s. Since then, Boeing has cooperated closely with the Russian space industry. Boeing places a high value on Russia's intellectual resources in industry and science and on its long history of aerospace expertise and innovation.

Boeing in Europe

Sir Michael Arthur

Sir Michael Arthur


President
Boeing Europe
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Boeing has an active presence in the Europe region and contributes to Europe's economic and technological growth. Boeing has been a part of the European aerospace community for many decades and directly employs nearly 4,000 people in 18 European countries. The company has delivered more than 4,400 airplanes to 127 European customers since 1959 and Boeing's advanced defense products are in service with 23 European armed forces and play a central role in EU and NATO peacekeeping operations worldwide.

Countries include:

Benelux & Scandinavia
EU/NATO
France
Germany
Italy
Poland
UK

Boeing in Latin America

Donna Hrinak


President
Boeing Latin America
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Since the early days of Latin American aviation, airlines such as Colombia’s SCADTA (now Avianca) and Brazil’s VARIG have expanded their routes with Boeing airplanes. Boeing provides the region’s commercial and defense sectors with products, systems, services, and support and works closely with Latin American suppliers. Boeing partnerships include creating MEXSAT, Mexico’s end-to-end satellite communications system for civil telecommunications and national security needs. Boeing history in Brazil dates from 1932, when the company delivered 14 F4B-4 fighters. Today, Boeing works with leading Brazilian researchers on technology to develop new aviation biofuels.

Countries include:
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Mexico
Panama
Venezuela