Welcome to the Boeing in the Middle East Centennial page. Boeing was founded on the 15th of July 1916. The centennial date falls on Friday the 15th of July 2016. Boeing partnership with the ME goes back more than 70 years. Since then, Boeing has developed and expanded relationships with the local civil and defense authorities as well as with the private sector The ME plays a major role in Boeing’s history as well as its present and future. Find out more below.