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In this 1937 photo from the Boeing Co. archive, Boeing's historic "Plant 2," which opened in 1936, is shown in Seattle. After giving birth to some of the world's most significant aircraft, the outdated facility is scheduled to be torn down in the fall of 2010. (AP Photo/Courtesy Boeing Co.)

In this 1937 photo from the Boeing Co. archive, Boeing's historic "Plant 2," which opened in 1936, is shown in Seattle. After giving birth to some of the world's most significant aircraft, the outdated facility is scheduled to be torn down in the fall of 2010. (AP Photo/Courtesy Boeing Co.)

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