Boeing Statement on State Corporation Rostechnologii's Selection of the Next-Generation 737

SEATTLE, May 31, 2010 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] is delighted that the State Corporation "Rostechnologii" has selected the Boeing Next-Generation 737 for its aviation business development.

Rostechnologii's selection of Boeing airplanes demonstrates its commitment to deploying the optimal solution for its market needs. The economic benefits and operating efficiencies consistently demonstrated by the Next-Generation 737 directly support Rostechnologii’s plan to provide Russian airlines with efficient and reliable airplanes that will help them to consolidate and grow their domestic and international operations.

We look forward to continuing our long-term partnership with Rostechnologii and to working with them to finalize the contract.

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Dmitry Krol
Boeing Communications
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