With Boeing agreeing to grant same-sex pension survivor benefits to SPEEA- represented engineers and technical workers, Aphibal said he is hopeful the company will now extend the same benefit to its other 150,000 employees.

A local of the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE), SPEEA represents 26,300 aerospace professionals at Boeing, Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kansas, and Triumph Composite Systems, Inc. in Spokane, Wash.

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