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@gruffstuff wrote:

    To say that Boeing has a problem is pretty much an understatement.   Part of the problem has been the management at Boeing who believed they could save money by having a second plant in a RTW state and one that would not require Union workers.    That decision has now cost hundreds of lives and the stock price took a hit and has yet to recover from their cheaper labor experiment.   

 

 

     Reminder:  Boeing attempted to solve some of their problems by demanding Boeing engineers in WA fly and train the SC folks....that they said was nearly impossible as some of the workers in SC were just plain incompetent.  

 

Bean counters saving money.

 

I run into the same problems in the plumbing business.

 

Inventory control, only the 1000 most popular items on the self.

 

Amazon and other online suppliers are eating the supply houses alive.


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AND MAKING BEZOS THE RICHEST MAN IN THE WORLD OVERNIGHT

 

 

 

 

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Profits placed above the well being of all human souls and our country.

 


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    To say that Boeing has a problem is pretty much an understatement.   Part of the problem has been the management at Boeing who believed they could save money by having a second plant in a RTW state and one that would not require Union workers.    That decision has now cost hundreds of lives and the stock price took a hit and has yet to recover from their cheaper labor experiment.   

 

 

     Reminder:  Boeing attempted to solve some of their problems by demanding Boeing engineers in WA fly and train the SC folks....that they said was nearly impossible as some of the workers in SC were just plain incompetent.  

 

Bean counters saving money.

 

I run into the same problems in the plumbing business.

 

Inventory control, only the 1000 most popular items on the self.

 

Amazon and other online suppliers are eating the supply houses alive.

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   Excellent catch Mick.    

    To say that Boeing has a problem is pretty much an understatement.   Part of the problem has been the management at Boeing who believed they could save money by having a second plant in a RTW state and one that would not require Union workers.    That decision has now cost hundreds of lives and the stock price took a hit and has yet to recover from their cheaper labor experiment.   

     Reminder:  Boeing attempted to solve some of their problems by demanding Boeing engineers in WA fly and train the SC folks....that they said was nearly impossible as some of the workers in SC were just plain incompetent.   

     

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US Air Force says Boeing has 'severe situation' after trash found on refueling planes

 

Multiple Brand New KC-46 air refueling tanker aircraft, delivered to US Air Force with trash and industrial tools were found in some planes after they were delivered to the Air Force. 

 

One More Example of how the US Crony Capitalism Encourages a Culture that Lacks Discipline for Safety

 

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(CNN)In a blistering attack on Boeing, the Air Force's top acquisition official said the company has a "severe situation" with flawed inspections of its new KC-46 air refueling tanker aircraft, after trash and industrial tools were found in some planes after they were delivered to the Air Force.

 
Dr. Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology and logistics, made clear his concerns after visiting Boeing's Everett Washington plant where the plane is assembled.
 
"I left concerned, and I also left thinking Boeing understands they have a severe situation that's going to take top level engagement from their company," Roper said.
 
After discovering the problem, the Air Force stopped accepting the new tankers from Boeing on February 20.
 
 
 

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