Boeing is a US multinational aerospace and defence group, which was founded in 1916 by William Boeing. The company merged with McDonnell Douglas in 1997, and its business units include Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA); Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS); Engineering, Operations & Technology; Boeing Capital; and Boeing Shared Services Group.


Conversions trend forecast

Most freighter requirements will be met by used aircraft, Boeing's 1998 market outlook report says. Many low-priced planes will be on the market.