Boeing to Lay Off Thousands of US Employees this Week, Including SC Workers

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Boeing Co. will lay off thousands of U.S. workers this week as it seeks to cut a tenth of its workforce and offset plummeting demand for new aircraft caused by the coronavirus pandemic. 

About 6,770 employees, including an undisclosed number at Boeing South Carolina, will lose their jobs in the aerospace giant’s first round of involuntary layoffs, CEO David Calhoun said in a letter to employees Wednesday morning.

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