In this photo provided by Boeing, a C-17 Globemaster III takes off and makes a commemorative flyover at Boeing's Long Beach, Calif., facility Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. The Long Beach facility assembled more than 250 C-17s over two decades, but two years ago Boeing announced that it didn't have enough foreign orders to justify keeping the plant open.
In this photo provided by Boeing, a C-17 Globemaster III takes off and makes a commemorative flyover at Boeing's Long Beach, Calif., facility Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. The Long Beach facility assembled more than 250 C-17s over two decades, but two years ago Boeing announced that it didn't have enough foreign orders to justify keeping the plant open. Felix Sanchez AP
In this photo provided by Boeing, a C-17 Globemaster III takes off and makes a commemorative flyover at Boeing's Long Beach, Calif., facility Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. The Long Beach facility assembled more than 250 C-17s over two decades, but two years ago Boeing announced that it didn't have enough foreign orders to justify keeping the plant open. Felix Sanchez AP

C-17 plant shuts down, but cargo jet will keep flying at JBLM

November 30, 2015 01:08 PM

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