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Boeing’s Order Backlog Shrinks as Ukraine War Risks Multiply

A mural at the Boeing manufacturing facility in Renton, Washington.
A mural at the Boeing manufacturing facility in Renton, Washington.Photographer: David Ryder/Bloomberg

Boeing Co. clipped its order tally by about 100 planes last month to account for purchases at risk of collapsing due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

The planemaker had 76 net aircraft orders at the end of March, down from 179 a month earlier, according to the company’s website Tuesday.