Commercial Airplanes Fact Sheet

As of September 30, 2022

Aircraft Production Rate Future Changes Backlog Key Facts / Dates
 31 / mo Evaluating timing of future production rate increases 3,510 airplanes
  • Over 10,000 737 produced, the first commercial jet to reach this milestone
  • The 737 MAX has an 8% lower operating cost than its main competitor
  • Captured over 5,000 gross orders for 737 MAX since launch
  • First delivery of the 737 MAX 8 in May 2017
  • First delivery of the 737 MAX 9 in March 2018
  • Completed flight testing of the 737 MAX 7 in 4Q19
  • 737 MAX began receiving regulatory approval to resume operations and restarted deliveries in 4Q20
  • Secured orders for 100 737 aircraft from Southwest Airlines, 25 737 aircraft from United Airlines, and 23 737 aircraft from Alaska Airlines in 1Q21
  • Completed 737 MAX 10 first flight in 2Q21
  • Secured orders for 200 737 aircraft for United Airlines and 34 737 aircraft for Southwest Airlines in 2Q21
  • Secured orders for 72 737 aircraft for Akasa Air, 50 737 aircraft for Allegiant Airlines, and 30 737 aircraft for 777 Partners in 4Q21
  • Secured firm order for 42 737 aircraft for WestJet in 3Q22
0.5 / mo
3 airplanes
  • 747-8 selected as next U.S. Presidential Aircraft
  • Secured order for four 747 freighter aircraft from Atlas Air in 1Q21
  • Expect to complete production of 747 in 4Q22
3 / mo
114 airplanes
  • FedEx announced order in 2Q19 for 6 767 Freighters; additional order for 4 units in the first half of 2020
  • Potential market of up to 400 tanker aircraft worth $80 billion
  • Secured order for 19 767 freighters for UPS in 4Q21; order for additional 8 aircraft announced in 3Q22

3/mo (777 and 777X combined)


70 airplanes
  • Over 75 customers
  • Captured orders for eight 777 freighters from DHL in 4Q20
  • Captured orders for 23 777 freighters in 3Q21
244 airplanes
  • Largest product launch in commercial jetliner history
  • New engines and composite wings (built in the Composite Wing Center); existing 777 fuselage
  • In 1Q19, British Airways parent IAG committed to up to 42 777X aircraft, including 18 firm aircraft plus 24 options
  • Began flight testing in 1Q20; final flight test airplane added to test program in 3Q20
  • GE9X engine achieved FAA certification in 3Q20
  • Engine performance testing completed in 4Q21
  • Launched the 777-8 Freighter with an order from Qatar Airways in 1Q22
  • 777-9 first delivery anticipated in 2025
Currently producing at low rates Plan to gradually return to 5 / mo in 2023 413 airplanes
  • Fleet passed 3.3M passenger flights as of 3Q22; fastest twin aisle in history to fly over one million passenger flights
  • Approximately 335 new non-stop markets planned or already connected by the 787
  • First delivery of the 787-10 in March 2018
  • Captured approximately 1,500 orders since launch
  • 1000th 787 produced at Boeing South Carolina in 1Q20
  • 787 final assembly consolidated to Boeing South Carolina in March 2021


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Defense, Space & Security Fact Sheet

As of September 30, 2022

Segments Key Facts
  • Secured an award for six MH-47G Block II Chinook helicopters for the U.S. Army Special Operations in 4Q21
  • Awarded contract extension for Future Logistics Information Services for the U.K. Ministry of Defence in 4Q21
  • Received an award for modernization of Airborne Warning and Control System to the Royal Saudi Air Force in 4Q21
  • Awarded contracts for proprietary space programs in 4Q21
  • Completed first carrier tests for the MQ-25 unmanned aerial tanker in 4Q21
  • Began flight testing on the second uncrewed Loyal Wingman aircraft in 4Q21
  • Captured an award for 6 MH-47G Block II Chinook rotorcraft for U.S. Special Operations Forces in 1Q22
  • Completed mission profile flights on the SB>1 DEFIANT in 1Q22
  • Began build of the first P-8A for the Royal New Zealand Air Force in 1Q22
  • Completed the 400th test flight on the T-7A Red Hawk in 1Q22
  • Successfully completed the CST-100 Starliner uncrewed Orbital Flight Test (OFT-2) in 2Q22
  • CH-47F Chinook Block II selected as German government’s future heavy-lift helicopter in 2Q22
  • Captured KC-46A Tanker awards from the U.S. Air Force for 15 aircraft and the Israeli Air Force for 4 aircraft in 3Q22
  • Poland selected AH-64E Apache as future attack helicopter in 3Q22
  • Delivered 34 aircraft and 2 satellites, including 1st four MH-139A Grey Wolf helicopters to the U.S. Air Force in 3Q22
  • Opened Advanced Composite Fabrication Center in Mesa, AZ in 3Q22


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Global Services Fact Sheet

As of September 30, 2022

Segments Key Facts
  • Secured a V-22 Performance Based Logistics contract for the U.S. Marine Corps in 4Q21
  • Awarded a contract for F/A-18 Landing Gear Repair for the U.S. Navy in 4Q21
  • Selected to provide Apache training and support services to the U.K. Ministry of Defence in 4Q21
  • Delivered the 50th 767-300 converted freighter in 4Q21
  • Secured a fuel-saving digital solutions contract for Etihad Airways’ 787 fleet in 1Q22
  • Awarded a contract for KC-135 horizontal stabilizers from the U.S. Air Force in 1Q22
  • Captured a 767 converted freighter order from Air Transport Services Group in 1Q22
  • Announced plans to create additional capacity for 767 converted freighters in 1Q22
  • Delivered first A-10 wing set to U.S. Air Force in 2Q22
  • Awarded contract for avionics upgrades and cybersecurity support for the U.S. Navy in 2Q22
  • Received contract for airlift flight dispatch services for the U.S. Air Force in 2Q22
  • Awarded follow-on KC-767A Performance Based Logistics support contract for Italian Air Force in 3Q22
  • Received F/A-18 depot support order for the U.S. Navy in 3Q22
  • Signed Landing Gear Exchange and Airplane Health Management agreement with Ethiopian Airlines in 3Q22
  • Delivered 100th contracted 737-800BCF to AerCap in 3Q22

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