Boeing Co. [S: BA] on Thursday named Mike Delaney the head of the company's "confident travel initiative," effective immediately. "Working across the industry, Delaney's team will work to develop new solutions to help minimize air travel health risks amid the COVID-19 pandemic and drive awareness of health safeguards already in place," Boeing said. Delaney currently serves as vice president of digital transformation at Boeing's commercial airplanes unit. The team will also work with operators to advise on existing, approved disinfectants compatible with flight decks and cabins as well as and testing other sanitizers. Boeing shares fell 0.4% in the extended session Thursday after ending the regular trading day up 0.8%.
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