Boeing confirmed to ATW that the manufacturer is telling its suppliers to halt deliveries of 787sections for two weeks owing to delays from Italian supplier Alenia Aeronautica, which makes the horizontal stabilizer for the aircraft, according to spokesperson Loretta Gunter. “The issue at Alenia is the same issue we’ve been dealing with and talking about since summer,” Gunter told ATW. “They needed a little extra time to complete the next horizontal stabilizer so ...

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