Boeing Layoffs In Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Boeing Co. say it’s cutting 1,100 jobs from its U.S. plants, most of them in Southern California, as it scales back production of its C-17 cargo planes.In a statement Thursday, Boeing says that by the end of next y…

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Boeing Co. say it’s cutting 1,100 jobs from its U.S. plants, most of them in Southern California, as it scales back production of its C-17 cargo planes.

In a statement Thursday, Boeing says that by the end of next year it will cut 900 jobs in Long Beach and 200 jobs at plants in Mesa, Ariz., Macon, Ga. and St. Louis.

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