The Boeing Company (BA) is the company that has been selected for this project. The Boeing Company is involved in the field of aviated, and was initiated in by William E. Boeing with headquarters inSeattlein 1916. However over the years the company has exponentially grown and expanded, resulting in the headquarters of the company being shifted toChicago. The company currently has 160,000 employees globally involved in the aerospace industry.
The total revenue for the company in the last financial year (2008) was reported at $60.9 billion. The main products that are manufactured by the Boeing Company include defense systems, satellites, and rotor crafts, aviation crafts for commercial purposes as well as missiles and communications systems. Aside from manufacturing and selling aviation industry based products and aircrafts to the defense and the commercial sectors, Boeing is also one of the main suppliers for NASA.