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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 […]


Boeing Military Aircraft Realigns to Position for Future Growth

Boeing Military Aircraft Realigns to Position for Future Growth

ST. LOUIS: The Boeing Company today announced changes within its Boeing Military Aircraft (BMA) business, including consolidating the organization from six divisions to four, to continue to position the company for growth in the current business environment. The realignment of […]


 
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