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Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Boeing, politicians vow to heal rift with Machinists over 777X

At Boeing, in Everett, Mark Johnson, aerospace coordinator, International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers, answers a reporter's question at a news conference where the company announces it will build a big 777X wing plant here, Tue., Feb. 18, 2014. Boeing said that the wing center will be located north of its Everett factory and sustain thousands of area jobs in the years to come. Construction on the new facility is scheduled to begin later this year.