Boeing indefinitely delays restart of US operations in Washington state

Boeing is extending the production suspension at its US operations in the Puget Sound and Moses Lake areas of Washington state indefinitely after an initial two-week suspension beginning last month when a worker died from the Covid-19 virus.

“These actions are being taken in light of the company’s continuing focus on the health and safety of employees, current assessment of the spread of Covid-19 in Washington state, the reliability of the supply chain and additional recommendations from government health authorities,” the company said on Sunday April 5. Boeing in late March said it was suspending production at its Puget Sound facilities for two...

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Michael Roh

April 06, 2020

21:31 GMT

New York