Boeing Commercial Airplanes President and CEO Scott Carson insisted yesterday that the 787 program is regaining its footing and first flight by the end of the second quarter remains realistic. The supply chain "is sorting itself out in a hurry," Carson said at a New York investors conference, available via webcast. "We think we've told you the truth and that we will fly in June. I would caution that 'June' could mean the first week of July or the third week of June. Weather could have an ...

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