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Boeing beats Airbus in dollars; on jet production they're even

Jan 10, 2019 - The Seattle Times
Board and Executive Moves-Mergers and Acquisitions

Just-released airplane-production data for 2018 shows the balance of power between Airbus and Boeing at a tipping point in terms of the number of airplanes produced, although the U.S. giant remains solidly ahead in terms of the total dollar value of airplanes built last year.

Despite a very difficult year for Airbus that included major production delays and a drastic churn in its executive leadership ranks, its purchase of a majority stake in Bombardier's CSeries jets meant the European ma...