Boeing racks up $130 billion in 777X orders

Boeing racks up $130 billion in 777X orders
UAE pilots greet each other at the steps of a Boeing C-17 Globemaster III, a large military transport aircraft of the UAE Air forces during the opening day of the Dubai Airshow in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday Nov. 17, 2013. Boeing Co.'s planned 777X long-haul airliner grabbed the bulk of orders Sunday at the first day of the Dubai Airshow, with at least 225 planes on the books in an eye-popping display of the spending power and aggressive expansion efforts of Gulf carriers. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

KVI night time host (6p-9p) Lars Larson sits in for John Carlson and covers the morning’s big stories including the massive order Boeing received for new 777X jets at the Dubai air show and how that affects the IAM union rejection of the company’s 8-year contract to build those lucrative jets. Lars also tackles the latest ObamaCare politics and the possibillty of tolls to drive over Washington’s mountain passes like I-90 Snoqualmie Pass, Hwy 2 Stevens Pass and Hwy 12 Chinook Pass.

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