Boeing creating engineering, design center in SC

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Boeing is creating new centers for engineering and design and one is coming to our state.

The airplane company made the announcement on Friday.

Also coming to South Carolina is a propulsion operation, which Boeing says will help enhance the performance of airplanes the company makes in the future.

The company says it's expecting to make 34,000 planes over the next twenty years.

Company officials expect strong growth in commercial aviation.

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