Boeing uses a greenfield site to refine 787 final assembly
As hard as Boeing tries, the airframe manufacturer seems unable to get as close to the perfect airplane factory as it would like. Its managers keep thinking of ways to improve what they created only a few years before. Proof of this is arising in the woodlands surrounding the international airport here, where the company is completing a second Boeing 787 final assembly factory. It will refine the process begun five years ago of putting together pre-assembled airframe structures from ...
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