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Boeing planning $1 billion expansion in South Carolina by 2020
The Seattle Times ^ | April 9, 2013 | AP

Posted on 04/09/2013 12:36:14 PM PDT by jazusamo

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Boeing is expanding in South Carolina and will invest another $1 billion, creating 2,000 new jobs during the next eight years, the aerospace giant announced Tuesday.

Company spokeswoman Candy Eslinger said the company, which operates a 787 assembly plant in North Charleston, will expand its operations. The first of the new 787s made in South Carolina rolled off the assembly line about a year ago.

(Excerpt) Read more at seattletimes.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; US: South Carolina; US: Washington
KEYWORDS: 787; boeing; charleston; dreamliner
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It didn't take long for Boeing to start expanding the South Carolina Dreamliner plant, the unions won't be happy.
1 posted on 04/09/2013 12:36:14 PM PDT by jazusamo
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To: upchuck

SC Boeing Ping!


2 posted on 04/09/2013 12:36:46 PM PDT by jazusamo ("Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent." -- Adam Smith)
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To: jazusamo

” the unions won’t be happy. “

But we are : )


3 posted on 04/09/2013 12:38:50 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker
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To: stephenjohnbanker

Bump :-)


4 posted on 04/09/2013 12:40:16 PM PDT by jazusamo ("Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent." -- Adam Smith)
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To: jazusamo

We southerners love our right-to-work states.


5 posted on 04/09/2013 12:45:37 PM PDT by rhoda_penmark
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To: jazusamo
Goodie - this is going to drive the RAT party, the unions, Obozo, and the NLRB absolutely out of their mind.
6 posted on 04/09/2013 12:47:46 PM PDT by Cheerio (Barry Hussein Soetoro-0bama=The Complete Destruction of American Capitalism)
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To: jazusamo

Well, thank you, Gary Locke.


7 posted on 04/09/2013 12:56:33 PM PDT by Parmy
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To: jazusamo

This time, tell the union thugs to eff off.


8 posted on 04/09/2013 1:01:13 PM PDT by ScottinVA (Gun control: Steady firm grip, target within sights, squeeze the trigger slowly...)
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To: jazusamo

I think they just announced furloughs in Everett.


9 posted on 04/09/2013 1:01:42 PM PDT by USNBandit (sarcasm engaged at all times)
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To: USNBandit

The piece didn’t mention Everett but doubt this will effect them over the long hall, isn’t Boeing going to build a new 777 line there?


10 posted on 04/09/2013 1:04:42 PM PDT by jazusamo ("Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent." -- Adam Smith)
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To: jazusamo
Senator Patsy Murphy to the KING 5 TV podium. Paging Senator Murphy.....stat!

(FYI : King 5 TV is the very lie-beral Seattle tv station and the mouth piece for anything that runs through Patty's itty bitty mind).

11 posted on 04/09/2013 1:06:15 PM PDT by llevrok (2013: The USA is in a Cold Civil War.)
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To: jazusamo

YAY FOR US!

Good jobs with good pay.


12 posted on 04/09/2013 1:06:21 PM PDT by Gamecock ("Ultimately, Jesus died to save us from the wrath of God." ¬óR.C. Sproul)
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To: Baynative

WA state ping


13 posted on 04/09/2013 1:06:50 PM PDT by llevrok (2013: The USA is in a Cold Civil War.)
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To: llevrok

Thanks for pinging, I was going to and forgot.


14 posted on 04/09/2013 1:09:29 PM PDT by jazusamo ("Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent." -- Adam Smith)
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I knew it was not good news for Seattle, when Boeing announced it was moving its flight simulators from the Puget Sound region to Florida.

Boeing is making it clear that it has no love for Seattle and the Soviet of Washington.

15 posted on 04/09/2013 1:12:48 PM PDT by Robert357 (D.Rather "Hoist with his own petard!" www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1223916/posts)
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I don’t know, but every piece of concrete they have their, plus the crosswind runway are full of 787s, bagged up without engines.


16 posted on 04/09/2013 1:13:23 PM PDT by USNBandit (sarcasm engaged at all times)
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Thanks for pinging, I was going to and forgot.

tsk tsk tsk.

17 posted on 04/09/2013 1:18:35 PM PDT by llevrok (2013: The USA is in a Cold Civil War.)
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To: jazusamo

Woo-Hoo for South Carolina and NON union workers!!!


18 posted on 04/09/2013 1:22:50 PM PDT by onyx
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To: stylecouncilor

‘Hope they get that 787 thang workin’.


19 posted on 04/09/2013 1:30:38 PM PDT by onedoug
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To: jazusamo

Boeing, BMW, and Michelin all have serious major league manufacturing facilities in South Carolina.

How’s all that socialism working out for you, Seattle, California, NY, etc.?


20 posted on 04/09/2013 1:36:48 PM PDT by FreedomPoster (Islam delenda est)
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