Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, and satellites worldwide. The company also provides leasing and product support services. Boeing_ is among the largest global aircraft manufacturers; it is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2015 revenue, and is the largest exporter in the United States by dollar value. Boeing_ stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
The Boeing_ Company’s corporate headquarters are located in Chicago and the company is led by President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg. Boeing_ is organized into five primary divisions: Boeing_ Commercial Airplanes (BCA); Boeing_ Defense, Space & Security (BDS); Engineering, Operations & Technology; Boeing_ Capital; and Boeing Shared Services Group. In 2016, Boeing_ recorded $94.6 billion in sales, ranked 24th on the Fortune magazine “Fortune 500” list (2017), ranked 61st on the “Fortune Global 500” list (2017), and ranked 30th on the “World’s Most Admired Companies” list (2017).