Boeing (BA +0.4%) confirms speculation that Honeywell (HON) and Rockwell Collins (COL +1%) will...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

Boeing (BA +0.4%) confirms speculation that Honeywell (HON) and Rockwell Collins (COL +1%) will be important suppliers to the new fuel-efficient 737 Max jet, with Honeywell to provide electronic bleed air systems and Rockwell large-format displays for the flight deck. Boeing also says that it's finished the "first concept" of the Max, or defining it in broad terms. The jet remains on course for delivery in 2017. (PR)