April 2008
Volume 06, Issue 11
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COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES

The buzz builds

You'll hear Airplane Programs Finance teammates in Commercial Airplanes talk about "buzz"—the energy emanating from Lean focals who have helped Finance people cut waste and create new resource capacity. Here's a look at some of their many projects.

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The buzz builds Will Wantz photo

1,400 … 1,401 … 1,402…

Four teammates on the 747 program were there at the start of this program—and are still contributing as Boeing recently delivered its 1,400th 747. This quartet said they've seen first-hand the improvements Boeing has made to the airplane and the processes used to build it.

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1,400 … 1,401 … 1,402… Will Wantz photo