Category Archives: Cycle Time Reduction – Lean

How Boeing accounting works!

Boeing’s Key Mission: Cut Dreamliner Cost Discussion Questions: From the information given in the article, describe how Boeing’s “Program Accounting” works?  Compare this to the “Unit Cost Accounting” approach? What are the major assumptions of the “Program Accounting” approach? What … Continue reading

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Boeing–Working to Quicken Delivery of 787s

WSJ – August 19, 2012, 5:56 p.m. ET Boeing Moves to Speed 787 Deliveries By JON OSTROWER EVERETT, Wash.—The average Boeing Co. BA +0.37% jetliner gets a few test flights after it leaves production before being delivered. But for each … Continue reading

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