Boeing deliveries for second quarter 2014

US airframer Boeing reported its deliveries for the second quarter (April to June) 2014. The manufacturer reported at 12.5% increase in its commercial aircraft deliveries driven by a 66% increase in deliveries of its newest aircraft, the 787 Dreamliner, compared to the first quarter of this year. The narrow-body 737NG family also yielded gains. Defence programs maintained a level keel.

The third quarter looks positive for the airframer as it prepares to formally deliver the first 787-9 Dreamliner to launch customer Air New Zealand on July 9th.

Major Programs 2nd Qtr.
 2014 1st Qtr. 2014 Year-to-Date
Commercial Airplanes Programs      
            737 Next Generation 124 115 239
            747 2 4 6
            767 1 1
            777 24 24 48
            787 30 18 48
Total 181 161 342
Defense, Space & Security Programs 2nd Quarter
 2014 1st Qtr. 2014 Year-to-Date
            AEW&C 1 1 2
            Apache (New Builds) 9 10 19
            Chinook (New Builds) 15 17 32
            C-17 2 3 5
            F-15 4 4 8
            F/A-18E/F and EA-18G 12 11 23
            P-8 2 2
            Satellites (Govt. & Comcl.) 2 2

About Devesh Agarwal

A electronics and automotive product management, marketing and branding expert, he was awarded a silver medal at the Lockheed Martin innovation competition 2010. He is ranked 6th on Mashable's list of aviation pros on Twitter and in addition to Bangalore Aviation, he has contributed to leading publications like Aviation Week, Conde Nast Traveller India, The Economic Times, and The Mint (a Wall Street Journal content partner). He remains a frequent flier and shares the good, the bad, and the ugly about the Indian aviation industry without fear or favour.

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