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Boeing, Customers Demonstrate Performance and Innovation At Paris Air Show

Boeing, Customers Demonstrate Performance and Innovation At Paris Air Show

Boeing strengthened its position as the aerospace industry’s leader in innovation and technology at a highly successful 2015 Paris Air Show. “Innovation is the heart of our strategy,” said Boeing Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Muilenburg. “It […]


Boeing, Qatar Confirm Purchase of Four C-17s

Boeing, Qatar Confirm Purchase of Four C-17s

France: Boeing and the government of Qatar recently signed an agreement for the purchase of four more C-17 Globemaster III airlifters. These aircraft will join the Qatar Armed Forces’ (QAF) existing fleet of four and help meet their ongoing airlift […]


US Air Force Develops Electromagnetic Pulse Weapon

US Air Force Develops Electromagnetic Pulse Weapon

The US military has been developing next generation weapons for years, and in that effort, it’s made some impressive advances. The latest: a targeted electromagnetic pulse weapon capable of knocking out electronics without collateral damage. “No lights,” James Bond mutters, […]


FAA warns Boeing 787 bug could shut off aircraft power

FAA warns Boeing 787 bug could shut off aircraft power

In a new problem for the Boeing 787, the US aviation regulator has ordered repairs to correct a software bug that could cause the aircraft to suddenly lose all power. The Federal Aviation Administration issued a directive dated Friday warning […]


Boeing Upgrades to Keep B-1 Bomber Soaring for Decades to Come

Boeing Upgrades to Keep B-1 Bomber Soaring for Decades to Come

The Boeing [NYSE: BA] B-1B Lancer celebrates its soon to be 30th anniversary with the U.S. Air Force at Dyess Air Force Base this week – marking one of many milestones in a legacy that will continue long into the […]


Saab and Boeing Conduct First Launch of Ground Launched Small Diameter Bomb

Saab and Boeing Conduct First Launch of Ground Launched Small Diameter Bomb

Defence and security company Saab and Boeing have proven that Boeing’s Small Diameter Bomb I, originally developed for use by aircraft, can be adapted for launch from a ground artillery system. The companies recently tested the Ground Launched Small Diameter […]


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 […]


US Navy, Boeing Deliver 21st P-8A to Fleet Operators

US Navy, Boeing Deliver 21st P-8A to Fleet Operators

The Navy received the final production P-8A Poseidon aircraft of 2014 on Jan. 8 marking 21 deliveries to fleet operators in Jacksonville, Fla. “Boeing last month delivered the eighth P-8A Poseidon of 2014, completing all planned deliveries to the U.S. […]


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 […]


 
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