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Oct
03
2022

Boeing Donates $2 Million to Support Hurricane Ian Recovery and Relief Efforts

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ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) is committing $2 million to assist with on the ground disaster recovery and relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, the company announced. This includes a $750,000 donation to the Volunteer Florida Foundation, the state's lead agency for volunteer and national service that directly manages the Florida Disaster Relief fund.

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Tags: Boeing Hurricane Ian
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Sep
20
2022

Boeing and Wisk Unveil Concept of Operations for Urban Air Mobility

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ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 20, 2022 – Boeing and its joint venture partner Wisk today released a roadmap for transitioning to a future where automated and uncrewed aircraft can safely carry passengers and cargo in urban and suburban areas. The concept of operations lays out the technology, regulatory and social recommendations needed to deploy Urban Air Mobility (UAM) in the United States and integrate it into the national airspace system.

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Tags: Boeing UAM uncrewed aircraft Vertiport Wisk
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Sep
06
2022

Boeing Demonstrates Open Autonomy Architecture for Manned-Unmanned Teaming with MQ-25

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ST. LOUIS, Sept. 6, 2022 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] has digitally demonstrated a new open autonomy architecture for MQ-25 that will allow the U.S. Navy to increase mission effectiveness by integrating manned-unmanned teaming (MUM-T) capability at speed and scale.

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Tags: Boeing MQ-25 MUM-T Navy US Navy
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Mar
25
2022

Boeing and Airbus Helicopters sign strategic H-47 Chinook partnership to support Germany’s STH requirements

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Philadelphia, Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Airbus Helicopters today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to partner on the H-47 Chinook in support of Germany’s Schwerer Transporthubschrauber (STH) heavy-lift helicopter requirements.

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Tags: Airbus Boeing
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Mar
21
2022

Boeing’s Australian-Produced Uncrewed Aircraft to be Named ‘MQ-28A Ghost Bat’

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AUSTRALIA, March 21, 2022 – Boeing [NYSE:BA] Australia congratulates the Australian Government and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) on their selection of ‘MQ-28A Ghost Bat’ as the military designator and name for the first Australian-produced military combat aircraft in over 50 years.

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Tags: Australian Government Boeing MQ-28A Ghost Bat RAAF
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Mar
03
2022

Boeing Secures Order for Additional MH-47G Block II Chinook Helicopters from U.S. Army

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PHILADELPHIA, March 3, 2022 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] extends its partnership with the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command (USASOAC) with an order for six additional MH-47G Block II Chinook helicopters. The award, valued at $195 million, brings the total number of MH-47G Block II aircraft under contract with the USASOAC to 36.

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Tags: Boeing Chinook MH-47G US Army
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Feb
23
2022

Boeing Awarded Contract for Eight AH-6 Helicopters for Thailand

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MESA, Ariz., Feb. 23, 2022 -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] has been awarded a $103.7 million contract by the U.S. Department of Defense as part of a foreign military sale for eight AH-6 light attack reconnaissance helicopters to Thailand. The contract also includes spares, training devices, support equipment, and technical publications for the Royal Thai Army.

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Tags: AH-6 Boeing Royal Thai Army Thailand US Department of Defense
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Feb
11
2022

Lockheed Martin Sikorsky-Boeing Selects Honeywell Engine To Power DEFIANT X®

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PHILADELPHIA, — Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), and Boeing (NYSE: BA) today announced Honeywell (NYSE: HON) as the engine provider for DEFIANT X®, the advanced helicopter for the U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) competition.

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Tags: Boeing DEFIANT X FLRAA Lockheed Martin Sikorsky US Army
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Feb
02
2022

First Upgraded Chinook Helicopter Delivered to Spain

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MADRID, Feb. 2, 2022 — The first remanufactured CH-47 Chinook helicopter was delivered to the Spanish Army at a ceremony held at the headquarters of the Spanish Army Airmobile Forces in Colmenar Viejo, Madrid. The aircraft is the first of 17 that will modernize the Spanish Chinook fleet, upgrading their existing CH-47D-model aircraft to the newer CH-47F model.

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Tags: Boeing CH-47 Chinook Spanish Army
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Jan
26
2022

BELL BOEING IMPROVE MAINTAINABILITY OF V-22

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AMARILLO, Texas (Jan. 26, 2022) – Bell, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has completed the first Nacelle Improvements Modification on an Air Force CV-22 Osprey. The aircraft is part of an ongoing upgrade by Bell and Boeing (NYSE: BA) to improve the wiring components within the nacelles and to change the structure in order to improve maintainability. The Osprey returned to the 20th Special Operations Squadron at Cannon Air Force Base on Dec. 13, 2021.

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Tags: Bell Boeing Textron
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Jan
24
2022

Boeing Expands UK Military Support with Apache AH-64E Long-Term Services Contract

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WATTISHAM FLYING STATION, United Kingdom, – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Ministry of Defence (MOD) have signed an agreement for Boeing to provide long-term training, support and sustainment for the British Army’s new fleet of 50 Apache AH-64E helicopters.

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Tags: AH-64E Apache Boeing Ministry of Defence
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Jan
18
2022

DEFIANT Executes FLRAA Mission Profile with Unsurpassed Speed, Maneuverability and Agility in High-Speed, Low-Level Operations and Confined Area Landings

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 18, 2022—The Lockheed Martin Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT® successfully completed FLRAA mission profile test flights, including confined area landings and low-level flight operations. These flights validate DEFIANT’s relevancy to the Army’s mission, providing agility at the objective (also known as the “X”), and increased survivability, all while reducing pilot workload. View the video of the latest flight testing. 

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Tags: Boeing Lockheed Martin Sikorsky
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Dec
20
2021

U.S. Navy, Boeing Complete First Carrier Tests for MQ-25

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NORFOLK, Va., Dec. 20, 2021 – The U.S. Navy and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have successfully maneuvered the Boeing-owned T1 test asset on a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier for the first time – an early step forward in ensuring the MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueler will seamlessly integrate into carrier operations.

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Tags: Boeing MQ-25 US Navy
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Nov
29
2021

Boeing to Deliver Additional Chinook Helicopters to U.S. Army Special Operations

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PHILADELPHIA, — Boeing [NYSE: BA] will build six more MH-47G Block II Chinooks for the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command as part of a $246.48 million contract.

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Tags: Boeing Chinook MH-47G Block II Chinooks US Army
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Nov
04
2021

Boeing Uncrewed Teaming Aircraft Advances Flight Testing

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AUSTRALIA, Nov. 4, 2021 – Boeing [NYSE:BA] Australia has expanded its flight-test program of the Boeing Airpower Teaming System, with two aircraft successfully completing separate flight missions at the Woomera Range Complex recently

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Tags: Boeing Boeing Airpower Teaming System Moomera Range Complex Unmanned
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