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2013-12-13 12:20:36

New paint hangar and additional land purchase confirm Boeing's long-term commitment to South Carolina NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today that it will begin construction in the second half of 2014 on a new paint facility on its main campus in North Charleston, S.C. The company expects to begin painting fully assembled 787 Dreamliners in South Carolina in mid-2016. The approximately 230,000 square-foot (21,368 m(2)) facility will...

2012-10-05 02:20:52

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today marked a historic milestone with delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner built at its North Charleston, S.C., facility to Air India. The delivery continues the momentum of the 787 Dreamliner's entry into revenue service by customers globally and marks the beginning of a new era of commercial airplane production in South Carolina. "Within just three years of breaking ground, we have flown and delivered our first...