Tag Archives: Boeing

New book tells story of the “Remarkable” 737 jetliner

  The Boeing 737 jetliner, launched in 1967, is without question the best-selling commercial jetliner in history. Customers around the world have ordered 13,000 of the single-aisle twinjets in more than a dozen commercial, military, and private versions—including the new 737 MAX and P-8A Poseidon and the Boeing Business Jet. A new book from Boeing […]

It’s Flying Season

Boeing is a name that is synonymous with flight in many places, so at the Boeing Store we have a full catalog of drones available for purchase for a personal flight experience. Boeing Store offers three Parrot drones and quadcopters for all ages and experience levels. Whether you’re an experienced pilot or an aspiring pilot, the Boeing Store […]

Custom Hangar spotlight: Shining a light on aviation history

The mighty 747 jumbo jet is arguably the most recognizable commercial airplane in the world. From its first flight in 1969, the “Queen of the Skies” captivated the flying public. The plane’s size, power, and the trademark “hump” on the massive fuselage distinguish it from all other aircraft in the world. The 747-400 is the […]

Add to your Centennial Heritage Collection!

The Boeing Store recently released the third set in the exclusive Centennial Heritage Collection that honors 24 historical aircraft and spacecraft from the companies that make up the Boeing we know today. It includes the Douglas DC-3, which made air travel popular and airline profits possible. The first DC-3 built was the Douglas Sleeper Transport, […]

Honoring our “Trailblazers”

Boeing is quick to acknowledge women’s contributions to the company and aerospace history. We’re all familiar with the “Rosie the Riveters” who helped turn out hundreds of thousands of bombers and other aircraft during World War II. But did you know that women have also been employed by Boeing as engineers, test pilots, managers, and […]

The Art of Flight

A living room was the factory floor. Sheets of paper made it an active assembly line. Clever folds produced an airplane ready for rollout. A test flight merely required the flick of a wrist. All that’s left for the Boeing Flypaper project—the quest to come up with a compelling paper airplane design that doubles as poster art—is the ongoing delivery. […]

Custom Hangar Spotlight: Real-life “Raiders”

There is a dramatic story behind this stunning artifact. Gerardo Mores, buyer and product developer for the Boeing Store Custom Hangar, remembers the day the shipment arrived. “The crate was nailed shut and had never been opened before,” he says. “The original shipping documents were on the outside of the crate, protected by a leather […]