Boeing on Tuesday rolled out its first 737NG at the new production rate of 35 aircraft a month from its Renton, Wash., facility (ATW Daily News, July 15, 2011). The manufacturer delivered the aircraft to AWAS Aviation Services for lease by Norwegian Air Shuttle. Boeing VP and GM-737 Program Beverly Wyse credited the increase to employees who “reduced waste in our production system and identified opportunities to further increase productivity.” The company also celebrated ...

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