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Boeing to Build 3-Satellite System for Mexico

Boeing to Build 3-Satellite System for Mexico

Boeing today announced that it has received a contract for approximately $1 billion from the government of Mexico to deliver an end-to-end satellite communications system. The system, known as MEXSAT, will consist of three satellites, two ground sites, associated network […]


Boeing Delivers UK Royal Air Force’s 7th C-17 Globemaster III

Boeing Delivers UK Royal Air Force’s 7th C-17 Globemaster III

LONG BEACH, Calif.: The Boeing Company delivered the United Kingdom’s seventh C-17 Globemaster III to the Royal Air Force (RAF) today during a ceremony at Boeing’s final assembly facility in Long Beach. “The addition of a seventh C-17 to our […]


USAF Deploys Upgraded F-15Cs to Japan

USAF Deploys Upgraded F-15Cs to Japan

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan: Boeing and U.S. Air Force officials at Kadena Air Base celebrated the arrival of four F-15Cs upgraded with the APG-63(V)3 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar on Oct. 21. The newly arrived F-15Cs will join the […]


Boeing Projects $480 Billion Market for New Airplanes in China

Boeing Projects $480 Billion Market for New Airplanes in China

BEIJING: Boeing, China’s leading provider of passenger airplanes, forecasts that China will require 4,330 new commercial airplanes valued at $480 billion over the next 20 years, with the bulk of new deliveries expected to be for fuel-efficient, single-aisle airplanes. Over […]


Boeing to Highlight Innovative Capabilities for Army at AUSA

Boeing to Highlight Innovative Capabilities for Army at AUSA

WASHINGTON: The Boeing Company will showcase a wide array of solutions for the U.S. Army at the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting & Exposition, Oct. 25-27 in Washington. Army modernization initiatives, unmanned systems, airlift and attack/reconnaissance platforms, […]


Boeing Sets 747-8 Freighter Delivery Schedule

Boeing Sets 747-8 Freighter Delivery Schedule

EVERETT: Boeing today announced a schedule change for the 747-8 Freighter with first delivery now expected mid-year 2011. The company also announced steps it is taking to support the new schedule, including adding a fifth airplane to the flight-test fleet. […]


Boeing Completes First Flight Tests of MK-84 Laser JDAM

Boeing Completes First Flight Tests of MK-84 Laser JDAM

St. Louis MO: Boeing has announced that it successfully completed the first flight tests of the MK-84 Laser Joint Direct Attack Munition (Laser JDAM) this summer at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The first two of seven planned tests at […]


Boeing Space Based Space Surveillance Satellite Ready for Launch

Boeing Space Based Space Surveillance Satellite Ready for Launch

EL SEGUNDO, Calif: The Boeing Company and its teammate Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. today announced that the Space Based Space Surveillance (SBSS) satellite and ground system have completed final testing. The satellite is scheduled to be launched Sept. 25 […]


Boeing Sees Booming Demand for Pilots, MRO

Boeing Sees Booming Demand for Pilots, MRO

SINGAPORE: The commercial aviation industry will require 466,650 pilots and 596,500 maintenance personnel over the next 20 years to accommodate the strong demand for new and replacement aircraft, according to a crew assessment forecast from Boeing. Airlines will need an […]


 
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