Essays Tagged: "Boeing Company"

Boeing Case Analysis including SWOT Analysis, Internal External Matrix, and much more.

OverviewWilliam Boeing founded the Boeing Company in 1916 in Puget Sound, Washington. William had modest goals as a ... iam was intrigued. He then decided that it was time that he should enter into the field of aviation.Boeing and his friend Conrad Westervelt teamed up to create a more practical plane after witnessing ... nces. Their first plane was a twin-float seaplane, aptly named the B & W, after their initials. Boeing's company had its big break when the United States joined World War II. His company became on ...

(38 pages) 1977 2 3.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Boeing Value Chain Analysis

boeing 777 Value Chain AnalysisExamining the value creating potential of primary activities of Boein ... aterials are used in several 777 applications. (Referred to Appendix 1)Beginning in early 1994, The Boeing Company initiated a process improvement activity called Define and Control Airplane Configura ... er developed for subsonic commercial aviation. In a further refinement of designs introduced on the Boeing 757 and 767, the 777 wing features a long span with increased thickness. This advanced wing e ...

(2 pages) 254 0 1.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Boeing's Product Development Stumble

IntroductionThe Boeing Company is the world's largest aerospace company. It is neck-and-neck with Airbus as the #1 m ... arge commercial jets, and is the #3 defense contractor behind Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman. Boeing's commercial aircraft include the 7E7 Dreamliner, 767, 747, and the 737; military aircraft in ... /A-18 Hornet, the F-15 Eagle, the C-17 Globemaster III transport, and the AH-64D Apache helicopter. Boeing's space operations include communications satellites, Delta rockets, missiles, the Internatio ...

(5 pages) 264 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Boeing Company: Strategic Audit SWOT,EFAS,IFAS,SFAS,TOWS,Financial Ratios Set at the year 2001

THE BOEING COMPANY: STRATEGIC AUDIT I. CURRENT SITUATION A. Current Performance Boeing performance has b ... 999, but it did drop to five percent in 2000. In 1996 Airbus claimed 42% of the market share, while Boeing had 64%. Boeing is looking at falling below the 50% mark. Boeing's profits have been doing qu ... . They have risen drastically in the past few years, which can be seen in the profitability ratios. Boeing is doing fine when it comes to profitability, even though they have dropped slightly since 19 ...

(39 pages) 888 1 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Collision Course in Commercial Aircraft: Boeing-Airbus-McDonnell Douglas

e different companies dedicated to the manufacturing of aircrafts. Those three major companies are: Boeing, Airbus Industry and McDonnell Douglas; each of one was struggling to produce enough aircraft ... fferent models and styles.Airbus is a consortium of European aircraft manufacturers formed in 1970; Boeing Company was founded in 1916 as the world's largest private commercial aircraft manufacturer i ...

(7 pages) 74 0 2.3 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Can Boeing Keep Flying High?

The Boeing Company has been critical to the United States for over 60 years in both war and peace.During ... bers that were the heart of the military bombing campaign against the Axis powers.In 1958, the 707, Boeing's first successful civilian passenger plane, began commercial operation and was so successful ... mmercial operation and was so successful that 348 of that model are still flying today.When in 1969 Boeing came out with its long-range 747 jumbo jet, the company became the largest exporter of any co ...

(14 pages) 213 0 1.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Non-profit humanitarian organizations

ng the immigrants before they can do damage to them selves by crossing the deserts.For example, the Boeing Company has been awarded a government contract worth $80-million US to provide new high-tech ...

(2 pages) 34 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Boeing Commercial Airplanes Group: Decision 2001

Executive SummaryStatement of the ProblemWhat strategy must Boeing Company consider to handle the hard situations they are facing?Objectives- To asses the curre ... onsider to handle the hard situations they are facing?Objectives- To asses the current situation of Boeing.- To determine Boeing's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.- To identify Boeing ... ns to be taken to deal with their situation.Alternatives1. Stability Strategy - One alternative for Boeing is a stability strategy of avoiding entrance into super jumbo aircraft manufacturing.2. Growt ...

(4 pages) 188 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Should Harry Stonecipher have been forced to resign from Boeing?

In March of 2005, Harry Stonecipher was unjustly forced to resign from his job as the CEO of the Boeing Company. The then 69 year old executive admitted, with unprecedented integrity, that he was e ... the affair, his right to privacy might have been compromised. Having an affair is does not violate Boeing's Code of Conduct , the allegations should have never come to light. Clearly someone on the b ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Should Harry Stonecipher have been forced to resign?

e brass in conversation, but astute in his ability to upright wrong or failing companies.First, the Boeing company had previously experienced issues from senior executives involving ethics violations. ... y. The violations were know throughout the company and had been widely publicized. As a result, the Boeing Board needed someone of high moral and ethical standard to enter the company, establish, set, ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

A study between Boeing and the airline industry

Operation StrategiesEmpirical Study: BOEINGSubmitted By:Mithu SahaYao Yu WenJonathan StaleyPing LiangMBA 200810/29/07Boeing: Company, Pro ... ton where it operates as the leading producer of commercial and military aircraft. In recent times, Boeing has undertaken a series of strategic mergers and acquisitions to broaden its portfolio to inc ... include McDonnell Douglas, Rockwell Intl. Spaces, and Defense and Hughes Space and Communications. Boeing positions itself as a broad, balanced and global enterprise defining the future of aerospace. ...

(11 pages) 152 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Planning Function of Management

Boeing was founded in 1916. The company's first client was Asian American aeronautical engineer Wang ... lar business, along with doing business with over 8,000 small businesses (Supplier Diversity 2007). Boeing is an international company that produces planes for commercial and military use, satellites, ... good customer satisfaction as well as product satisfaction.The planning function of management for Boeing has changed over the years to accommodate the growing economy. Each year a new plan is set fo ...

(5 pages) 105 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Practical Use of Technology

yer, traveling a distance of about 120 feet. The news of air travel caught the attention of William Boeing, who immediately embarked on a career and lifelong learning about aeronautics. On July 15, 19 ... plane manufacturing business as Pacific Aero Products Co.; a year later, he changed the name to the Boeing Airplane Co. (Memi, 2005). One hundred and four years later the technology started with aeron ...

(9 pages) 232 1 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Functions of Public Relations Paper

y of the organization. Communication management is a function of organizational management that the Boeing Company practices daily. For instance, at the Boeing Information Systems plant in Anaheim, Bo ... product, and one team may be tracking cost and timeline schedules. In order to do this effectively, Boeing has systematic processes in place that must be followed to the letter. Each team manager will ...

(3 pages) 145 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

An Affair to Forget… ETH301

fair to Forget…ETH301September 1, 2008An Affair to Forget…Harry Stonecipher, president of Boeing Aircraft should have been forced to resign after he admitted to his adulterous affair with a ... enforced with his employees. He did not tolerate the smallest infraction and fought hard to restore Boeing’s tarnished reputation and sought to inject a new set of ethical standards at the compan ...

(6 pages) 589 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Management Planning Paper MGT 330

al in the event that the original plan fails. These principles can be proven through an analysis of Boeing, an aerospace company that manufacturer's commercial jetliners and military aircraft by expla ... g and how legal, social and ethical responsibilities impact their planning.Business planning at The Boeing Company is multifaceted and complex process because it is influenced by internal and external ...

(6 pages) 157 1 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

The Boeing Company

The Boeing CompanyAbstractThe author discusses the business strategy of Boeing using Porter's value chai ... nd competitive forces model. She goes on to discuss the relationship of knowledge management to the Boeing Company and the Airbus Company.Question 1Analyze Boeing and its business strategy using the v ... ties involved along with a proven history in the field are definitely key barriers for new entrants.Boeing assumes full market risk every time they develop a new airplane. Airbus does not. Boeing has ...

(9 pages) 86 0 5.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Wal-Marts Success

stakeholders because Wal-Mart was founded on the principles of taking care of people just like the Boeing Company. Boeing is referred to as the People Company and WAL-Mart is no different in that asp ...

(3 pages) 26 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Accounting Reporting Criteria

g the financial reporting and accounting.The two major aircraft rivals worldwide are the Airbus and Boeing. These two aircrafts are entirely two different corporations with different internal controls ... ain the comparison and differentiation of the regulatory environments of these two corporations.The Boeing Company is very strict about their regulatory system and it is working their best to meet all ...

(4 pages) 51 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting