Boeing moves 777x work to St. Louis, creating 700 jobs

Boeing has announced that for the first time they will bring commercial manufacturing to St. Louis. Parts for the new 777X airliner will be made at its defense works in North St. Louis County, bringing about 700 new jobs to the area when the project is in full swing. In addition, the expansion of the North County composite materials facility will bring additional construction jobs by the end of the year.