Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Alder, Washington, United States

Oct 19, 2014 - Seattle to Lake Alder, WA

October 19, 2014 We were cautiously optimistic when we saw a touch a pink sky this morning! Drove north on I-5 to Mukilteo (Everett) for our 10:00 tour of the Boeing Plant. The plant is the largest building in the world by volume and we were able to walk above/below the construction floor. We saw and learned a lot about the construction of the 747, 777 and the newest Dreamliner, 787. Assembly lines improved greatly with the 777 which adopted the Toyota approach to manufacturing where the insides were built before full body assembly....

Jump to full entry