For eight straight months, Boeing (NYSE: BA ) and its engineers' union, the Society of Engineering Employees in Aerospace, have tried to hammer out a re-up for their labor agreement of four years ago. This week, as federal negotiating specialists looked on, the negotiations ground to a complete halt.
Find out what went wrong, what's next for the warring parties -- and what it all means for Boeing parts suppliers such as Honeywell (NYSE: HON ) , General Electric (NYSE: GE ) , and Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE: SPR ) . Fool contributor Rich Smith explains in the following video.
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