Boeing moves ahead with job cuts as 1,800 take buyouts
SEATTLE -- At least 1,800 workers will leave Boeing through voluntary buyouts as the company moves ahead with job cuts announced in December. The International Association of Machinists, which represents factory workers in Washington State, said 1,500 of its members will take buyouts. The Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace, which represents engineers and aircraft inspectors, had 300 members take the package.