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Boeing Gets Caught in a Bind as U.S. Bans Giant Russian Cargo Jets

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U.S. Closes All Airspace to Russian Aircraft

Boeing Co. is caught in a bind after the U.S. barred Russian airlines from its skies following the invasion of Ukraine.

The move could affect Boeing’s main wide-body plant in Everett, Washington, near Seattle, where giant Antonov An-124 cargo planes operated by Russia’s Volga-Dnepr Group are used to fly structures from other plants.