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Boeing Sends First All-Electric Propulsion Satellites In Orbit

Boeing Sends First All-Electric Propulsion Satellites In Orbit

Two Boeing 702SP (small platform) satellites, the first all-electric propulsion satellites to launch, have sent initial signals from space, marking the first step toward ABS, based in Bermuda, and Eutelsat, based in Paris, being able to provide enhanced communication services […]


Boeing Centralizes Defense, Space Development Efforts to Improve Performance

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Boeing is consolidating management of key defense and space development programs into a new organization to enhance its performance on the pre-production development activities that significantly influence its ability to provide customers with the right capabilities at the right time […]


Boeing Delivers F-22 Training Center with Advanced Visual System

Boeing Delivers F-22 Training Center with Advanced Visual System

Boeing has improved the realism of ground-based F-22 Raptor training by delivering the first simulators for that aircraft with an immersive, 360-degree visual environment. Two simulators were installed, each paired with the Constant Resolution Visual System (CRVS), Boeing’s patented display […]


Boeing Statement on Silk Way West Commitment for Three 747-8 Freighters

Boeing Statement on Silk Way West Commitment for Three 747-8 Freighters

Boeing and Azerbaijan-based airline Silk Way West announced that the two companies are finalizing terms and working toward a purchase agreement for three 747-8 Freighter airplanes. When finalized, the contract will be valued at more than $1.1 billion at current […]


Boeing Laser Demonstrator Destroys Targets through Wind and Fog

Boeing Laser Demonstrator Destroys Targets through Wind and Fog

Boeing and the U.S. Army have proven the capabilities of the High Energy Laser Mobile Demonstrator (HEL MD) in maritime conditions, successfully targeting a variety of aerial targets at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. “Under windy, rainy and foggy […]


Maiden Flight for Boeing AH-6i Light Helicopter

Maiden Flight for Boeing AH-6i Light Helicopter

Boeing’s AH-6i light attack/reconnaissance helicopter has flown for the first time in its production configuration, moving the program another step closer to full-scale production while continuing to prove the helicopter’s close air support and attack capabilities. Boeing pilots flew the […]


Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft Demonstrator Completes First Flight

Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft Demonstrator Completes First Flight

Boeing’s Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) demonstrator recently completed its first flight to verify airworthiness, an important milestone toward providing a low-risk and cost-effective maritime surveillance solution designed for search and rescue, anti-piracy patrols and coastal and border security. Boeing teammate […]


Boeing Receives $2.4 Billion Contract for 16 P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

Boeing Receives $2.4 Billion Contract for 16 P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

Boeing’s P-8A Poseidon program will enter full production, following a $2.4 billion contract award from the U.S. Navy for 16 additional aircraft that will bolster maritime patrol capabilities. The order, which will take the total fleet to 53, marks a […]


Boeing and Air France Industries Complete Major Modification of French AWACS Aircraft

Boeing and Air France Industries Complete Major Modification of French AWACS Aircraft

Boeing and Air France Industries KLM Engineering and Maintenance (AFI KLM E and M ) have successfully completed the Mid-Life Upgrade modification on the first of four E-3F Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft for the French Air Force. […]


 
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