The Chicago-based company earlier said it was delaying the first test flight and delivery of its highly anticipated 787 jetliner due to production problems and a recent strike.
The company says its commercial airplanes supplier management, fabrication, propulsion systems and manufacturing and quality
organizations are now part of a new organization called supply
chain management and operations.
The new organization will be led by 53-year-old Ray Conner, most recently vice president of sales for Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.