Boeing to call back thousands of employees to start producing planes

Coronavirus

FILE – In this Jan. 25, 2020, file photo a Boeing 777X airplane takes off on its first flight with the Olympic Mountains in the background at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. Boeing Co. reports financial results on Wednesday, Jan. 29. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

(WSYR-TV) — Boeing officials said that the company will call back thousands of employees to start producing planes again in Washington State.

That comes despite a virtual halt in orders.

Company officials said it will take steps to ensure the workers are safe.

The 27,000 employees will return in stages with most back by April 24.


Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Live case map

Live Doppler 9 Map Center

CNY View

CNY View

CNY View

Oswego Area

Oswego Area

Syracuse Area

Syracuse Area