A Boeing employee wearing a face mask leaves the Boeing Renton factory and a Boeing 737 MAX airliner is built on April 20, 2020, in Renton, Washington.
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Boeing is religious Tuesday with nearly 125,000 US workers submitting evidence of a COVID-19 vaccination or approval under an executive order from President Joe Biden’s federal contractor by December 8. Or he said he had to get a medical exemption.
Aircraft makers that build both commercial and military aircraft are the latest federal contractors to notify employees that they will perform their missions.
Boeing said in a statement that the exemption was based on “disability or religious beliefs held in good faith.” “Boeing will continue to closely monitor the guidance of public health agencies and the requirements of federal, state and local governments and announce COVID-19 policy.”
Based in Chicago, the company has aircraft production facilities in Washington and South Carolina and has major operations throughout the United States, including California, Texas, Oklahoma and Alabama.
American Airlines, JetBlue Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines are also federal contractors, and most recently they have also complied and all employees must be vaccinated or approved by the airline for the exemption. I told the staff.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott banned state companies from requiring vaccinations on workers who oppose vaccination for medical, religious, or personal reasons, including pre-Covid recovery, on Monday. issued a presidential order.
American Airlines, based in Fort Worth, Texas, said Tuesday that it is considering an order.
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