The Story of the Boeing Company Book

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The Boeing Store is proud to introduce a revised edition of the classic history of Boeing, "The Story of The Boeing Company," by renowned aviation author Bill Yenne. Updated for 2014, this exhaustively researched volume covers the growth of the world's greatest aerospace company, from the wood-and-linen B & W seaplane to today's revolutionary composite 787 Dreamliner. Lavishly illustrated, the book describes the people and aircraft that made the company's reputation as plane-maker to the world, including the B-17 Flying Fortress, B-29 Stratofortress, and B-52 Superfortress of the war years; the 707 jetliner and 747 jumbo jet that revolutionized commercial flight; and the company's latest innovative aircraft, including the 737 MAX, 747-8 and 747-8F, 777X, 787 Dreamliner, EA-18G Growler, GPS Block IIF satellite, and more. It also details the conclusion of the Space Shuttle program with a list of all Shuttle missions. A must for every aviation aficionado's bookshelf, this book also makes an excellent business gift. Hardcover. 283 pages.


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