Dec 13 Boeing Co said on Tuesday it would
move the headquarters of its defense unit to Washington, D.C.
from St. Louis.
Nearly a dozen senior executives from the Defense, Space &
Security unit will relocate starting in January, including the
division's chief executive, Leanne Caret, a Boeing spokesman
The company will continue to have about 14,000 employees in
St. Louis, working on training systems, fighter jets, advanced
technologies and components for Boeing's new 777X passenger
plane, Boeing said.
(Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil