Here are some of the most important moments from Boeing's 100 years of business

This year, Boeing is celebrating its centennial anniversary. In the century since its founding, the Boeing Company has evolved into one of the titans of the aviation industry. The company is responsible for numerous game-changing innovations such as the 747 jumbo jet, the B52 heavy bomber, and 707 airliner.

From its first bi-plane to the composite-bodied 787 Dreamliner, Boeing’s history is filled with countless significant moments. Here’s a closer look at some of the milestones in Boeing’s history.

Will Fierman contributed to this post.

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