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Boeing EMARSS Aircraft Completes First Test Flight

Boeing EMARSS Aircraft Completes First Test Flight

A U.S. Army and Boeing team completed the first flight of the first of four Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System (EMARSS) Engineering, Manufacturing and Development aircraft on May 22. The aircraft was in the air for more than […]


Boeing-built WGS-5 Satellite Enhances Tactical Communications for Warfighters

Boeing-built WGS-5 Satellite Enhances Tactical Communications for Warfighters

Boeing has received the first on-orbit signals from the fifth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) satellite it is delivering to the U.S. Air Force to give warfighters greater access to fast, secure communications that help them complete their missions more safely […]


Navy Inducts Boeing Poseidon-8I to Tighten Coastal Security

Navy Inducts Boeing Poseidon-8I to Tighten Coastal Security

India has inducted its first Boeing Poseidon-8I aircraft, which will boost long range maritime snooping and warfare capability, into Navy at its air station INS Rajali on Wednesday. Vice admiral B K Varma, chief of staff, Eastern Naval Command of […]


Boeing Brings B-52 into Digital Age with Significant Communications Upgrade

Boeing Brings B-52 into Digital Age with Significant Communications Upgrade

Boeing is providing an upgraded communications system for U.S. Air Force B-52 bombers so aircrews can send and receive information via satellite links, allowing crews to change mission plans and retarget weapons in flight and better interact with aircraft and […]


Boeing X-48C Blended Wing Body Research Aircraft Completes Flight Testing

Boeing X-48C Blended Wing Body Research Aircraft Completes Flight Testing

The Boeing X-48C research aircraft flew for the 30th and final time April 9, marking the successful completion of an eight-month flight-test program to explore and further validate the aerodynamic characteristics of the Blended Wing Body design concept. All 30 […]


Boeing to Consolidate Flight Training Facilities In North America

Boeing to Consolidate Flight Training Facilities In North America

Boeing (BA) today announced it is consolidating flight training capabilities in North America – including 787 flight and maintenance training – at the Boeing Flight Services training campus in Miami. The consolidation is part of a larger Commercial Airplanes focus […]


Sikorsky, Boeing Propose X2 Technology Helicopter Design for US Army

Sikorsky, Boeing Propose X2 Technology Helicopter Design for US Army

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Boeing will submit a joint proposal to build a demonstrator aircraft — based on Sikorsky’s X2 Technology rotorcraft design — for the U.S. Army’s Joint Multi-Role (JMR) Technology Demonstrator (TD) Phase 1 program. The JMR TD […]


Boeing Delivers Indian Air Force’s 1st C-17 to Flight Test

Boeing Delivers Indian Air Force’s 1st C-17 to Flight Test

Boeing on Jan. 22 delivered — on schedule — the first of 10 C-17 Globemaster III airlifters for the Indian Air Force (IAF). India’s first C-17 will now enter a U.S. Air Force flight test program at Edwards Air Force […]


Sikorsky, Boeing in Joint Bid for Joint Multi-Role Helicopter

Sikorsky, Boeing in Joint Bid for Joint Multi-Role Helicopter

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. and Boeing signed a teaming agreement on Jan. 13 to submit a joint proposal in response to the U.S. Army Aviation Applied Technology Directorate solicitation for the Army’s Joint Multi-Role (JMR) […]


 
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