Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun Resigns Amid Safety Concerns and Scrutiny

Boeing CEO Steps Down Amid Crisis

Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun has announced his decision to resign from his position by the end of 2024. Along with Calhoun, the chairman of the company’s board Larry Kellner will also be stepping down, with Steve Mollenkopf taking over the role of chairman. Additionally, Stan Deal, CEO of the Commercial Airplanes business unit, will be retiring.

Calhoun has been serving as CEO of Boeing since 2020 and he stated in an interview with CNBC that he made the decision to resign himself. The reason for his departure was not specified in the company’s press release.

In recent months, Boeing has been facing scrutiny due to safety issues with its aircraft. Several incidents have occurred including loss of parts during flights and emergency landings. The US Department of Justice has initiated a criminal investigation into one of these incidents.

Despite these challenges, Boeing remains committed to ensuring the safety and reliability of its aircraft. The company continues to work towards addressing any issues that may arise and maintaining the trust of its customers and stakeholders.

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