(credit: CBS)

Boeing 787 ‘Dreamliner’ Grounded After Emergency Landing

Federal investigators are looking into the latest setback for a plane seen by many industry experts as the future of commercial aviation.


Governor Jerry Brown welcomed Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner to California on Wednesday, saying the cutting-edge airliner — which employs 20,000 Californians — symbolizes the state's innovation and creativity. (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Gov. Brown Welcomes Fuel-Efficient Boeing Dreamliner To Long Beach

The 787 Dreamliner made its first stop in California on a worldwide tour showcasing the cutting-edge aircraft.

CBS Los Angeles–03/14/2012

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Missing Lakewood Man’s Car Found Near Big Bear

Authorities in Big Bear say a missing Lakewood man’s car has been found unattended on a forest service road in the Holcomb Valley area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/04/2011

(credit: LA County Sheriff's Department)

Search Continues For Missing Boeing Security Supervisor

Authorities are searching for a missing Boeing security supervisor who disappeared nine days ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/27/2011

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American Airlines Places Unprecedented New Aircraft Order

American Airlines announced Wednesday that it has ordered 460 new planes – the largest new aircraft order in aviation history.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/20/2011

(courtesy Boeing/U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brett Clashman)

KFWB On Your Corner: The Boeing Effect (Part 2)

When you factor in the entire supply chain across 44 states, the C-17 sustains more than 30,000 jobs — 3,000 in Long Beach alone.


(courtesy Boeing Corp.)

KFWB On Your Corner: The Boeing Effect

Long Beach is the last place in the United States that builds large military aircraft.


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India Deal For Cargo Planes To Save Jobs At Long Beach Boeing Plant

Boeing officials have said the order will save jobs and extend the life of a Long Beach plant where the planes are assembled.


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NASA Chooses 6 Teachers To Fly Aboard Observatory Plane

NASA has chosen six teachers, two from California, to ride on a flying observatory that studies black holes and the formation of stars.


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Court Sides With Boeing On Santa Susana Cleanup

A federal judge has ruled that a California law that laid out strict cleanup standards at a former rocket engine test site just outside Los Angeles is unconstitutional.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/27/2011

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FAA To Order Emergency Inspections Of 80 Boeing 737 Jetliners

The airliner whose roof ripped open 34,000 feet over Arizona has had a busy 15-year life: taking off and touching down more than seven times a day, on average, and possibly developing microscopic cracks in its aluminum skin each time.


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United Temporarily Grounds 96 Aircraft

Travelers heading to or from LAX were advised to check their flights Wednesday after United Continental Holdings Inc. said it voluntarily grounded 96 United Airlines aircraft so that maintenance checks could be completed.


Boeing C-17 cargo plane (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Boeing To Cut 900 Jobs At Long Beach Plant

Boeing Co. says it is cutting 900 of the 3,700 jobs at its Long Beach plant. The Los Angeles Times reports that the company announced the layoffs Wednesday.


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Boeing Announces Cut Of 900 Jobs From Long Beach Plant

The Boeing Co. announced Wednesday it will cut 900 of the 3,700 jobs at its Long Beach plant because of declining orders for C-17 cargo planes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/19/2011

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Boeing Will Pay $4M To Settle Federal Lawsuit

Boeing Co. has agreed to pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit alleging the company overcharged the Air Force for a decoy system to protect against guided missiles.