Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined.
Boeing’s capabilities include creating new, more efficient members of its commercial airplane family; integrating military platforms, defense systems and the warfighter through network-centric operations; creating advanced technology solutions that reach across business units; e-enabling airplanes and providing connectivity on moving platforms; and arranging financing solutions for customers.
Headquartered in Chicago, Boeing employs more than 170,000 people across the United States and in 70 countries.
Boeing is a developer of long-distance flight UAVs for defense, space and security. The Phantom Works division is the advanced prototyping arm of the Defense and Security side of The Boeing Company. Its primary focus is developing advanced military products and technologies, many of them highly classified.
Founded by McDonnell Douglas, the research and development group continued after Boeing acquired the company. Its logo was derived from the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom combat jet.
W. James McNerney, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO