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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Bidding for Boeing’s 777X: Long Beach pitches a skilled workforce

Boeing builds the C-17 military cargo plane in Long Beach, Calif. That program is slated to end in 2015, and 2,000 people may lose jobs unless Boeing decides to build all or part of the new 777X there. Runway access to Long Beach Airport is shown just to the left of the plant.