Commercial Airplanes Fact Sheet

As of December 31, 2022

Aircraft Production Rate Future Changes Backlog Key Facts / Dates
 31 / mo Plans to ramp production to approximately 50 per month in the 2025/2026 timeframe 3,653 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
  • Completed 737 MAX 10 first flight in 2Q21
  • Secured firm order for 42 737 aircraft for WestJet in 3Q22
  • Secured an order from United Airlines for 100 737 MAX in 4Q22

1 airplane
  • 747-8 selected as next U.S. Presidential Aircraft
  • Completed production of 747 in 4Q22
3 / mo
106 airplanes
  • Secured order for 19 767 freighters for UPS in 4Q21; order for additional 8 aircraft announced in 3Q22

3/mo (777 and 777X combined)

Plan to increase to 4/mo. in 2025/2026


69 airplanes
  • Over 75 customers
244 airplanes
  • Largest product launch in commercial jetliner history
  • New engines and composite wings (built in the Composite Wing Center); existing 777 fuselage
  • 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 by late 2023 and plan to increase to 10 / mo in 2025/2026 505 airplanes
  • Fleet passed 3.4M passenger flights as of 4Q22; fastest twin aisle in history to fly over one million passenger flights
  • Approximately 356 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
  • Secured an order from United Airlines for 100 787 airplanes in 4Q22


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Defense, Space & Security Fact Sheet

As of December 31, 2022

Segments Key Facts
  • 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
  • Delivered 45 aircraft and three satellites, including the first P-8A Poseidon to New Zealand in 4Q22
  • Boeing-built Space Launch System core stage powered the first Artemis I mission to the moon in 4Q22
  • Completed T-7A engine testing in 4Q22
  • Captured award from Japan for two KC-46A Tankers in 4Q22
  • Captured award from the Egyptian Air Force for 12 CH-47F Chinook helicopters in 4Q22


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Global Services Fact Sheet

As of December 31, 2022

Segments Key Facts
  • 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
  • Finalized the U.S. Air Force F-15 depot support order in 4Q22
  • Opened the Germany Distribution Center to serve 6,000+ customers with chemicals & specialty materials in 4Q22

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