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Jun
07
2021

Navy, Boeing Make Aviation History with MQ-25 Becoming the First Unmanned Aircraft to Refuel Another Aircraft

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ST. LOUIS, June 7, 2021 - For the first time in history, the U.S. Navy and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have demonstrated air-to-air refueling using an unmanned aircraft – the Boeing-owned MQ-25™ T1 test asset – to refuel another aircraft.

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Tags: Boeing MQ-25 T1 UAS US Navy
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Apr
20
2021

Boeing Logistics Contract Builds on Decades of Support for Israel Apaches

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TEL AVIV, Israel, April 20, 2021 — Boeing [NYSA: BA] today announced a contract to provide the Israeli Air Force (IAF) with integrated logistics support for Israel’s AH-64A-model and D-model Apache helicopters.

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Tags: AH-64 Apache Boeing IAF Israeli Air Force
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Apr
19
2021

Boeing and Sikorsky Statement on Continuing to Advance DEFIANT X in U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft Program

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., – We are excited about our continued partnership with the Army on the Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) Competitive Demonstration and Risk Reduction (CD&RR) program to develop this vital modernization capability. DEFIANT X builds on the handling qualities and transformational capabilities proven in flight tests by our SB>1 DEFIANT technology demonstrator and is already undergoing testing and evaluation in a digital combat environment. The result is an adaptable design that delivers transformational speed, range and unprecedented maneuverability at the X. DEFIANT X will be a critical enabler for full-spectrum convergence of Army and joint operations assets on the multi-domain operational battlefield.

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Tags: Boeing DEFIANT X FLRAA
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Mar
25
2021

Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey Soars Past 600,000 Fleet Flight-hours

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ARLINGTON, Virginia – The Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey has logged more than 600,000 flight-hours, providing continuous customer support to maintain mission readiness and transport critical cargo and personnel.

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Tags: Bell Boeing Osprey V-22
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Mar
24
2021

KAMAN COMPOSITES WICHITA ANNOUNCES CONTRACT WITH BOEING

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BLOOMFIELD, Conn.-Kaman Composites – Wichita, Inc., a division of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN), announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Boeing to manufacture the refueling boom assembly for the MH-47 program. The MH-47 is an inflight refuelable version of the CH-47 Chinook helicopter. The boom assemblies will support MH-47 new-build production, as well as MH-47 Block II ReNew modifications.

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Tags: Boeing CH-47 Chinook Kaman MH-47
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Mar
02
2021

Three More Loyal Wingman Aircraft to Advance Uncrewed Teaming

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AUSTRALIA, March 2, 2021 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] Australia welcomes the announcement by the Australian government to co-develop a further three Loyal Wingman aircraft to advance the air-teaming vehicle, payloads and associated support and training capabilities.

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Tags: Australia Boeing Loyal Wingman
Categories: Press Releases


Jan
25
2021

Sikorsky-Boeing Team Reveals Advanced Assault Helicopter Designed to Revolutionize U.S. Army Capabilities

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 25, 2021—Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), and Boeing (NYSE: BA) today released details of its advanced helicopter for the U.S. Army’s Future Long Range Assault Aircraft competition, known as FLRAA. The aircraft, named DEFIANT X, will be the fastest, most maneuverable and most survivable assault helicopter in history. Combined with the team’s unsurpassed experience in mission systems, training and sustainment, it will revolutionize the way the Army meets threats in 2035 and beyond.

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Tags: Boeing DEFIANT X FLRAA Lockheed Martin Sikorsky US Army
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Dec
23
2020

Boeing Marks 35 Years of Field Reps with U.S. Army Apaches, Looks Forward to Another Five

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala.,  — Boeing’s [NYSE: BA] latest contract from the U.S. Army continues to build on a legacy of customer field support for the Army’s AH-64 Apache. Under the projected five-year, $83.3 million max indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity agreement, 15 Boeing field service representatives will be dedicated to the U.S. Army’s Apache fleet.

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Tags: AH-64 Apache Boeing US Army
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Dec
21
2020

Boeing Uncrewed Loyal Wingman Conducts First High-Speed Taxi Test

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AUSTRALIA, Dec. 21, 2020 – Boeing [NYSE:BA] Australia and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have completed the first high-speed taxi test of the Loyal Wingman in preparation for first flight.

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Tags: Boeing Loyal Wingman RAAF Royal Australian Air Force
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Dec
11
2020

Boeing’s Autonomous MQ-25 Completes First Test Flight with Aerial Refueling Store

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ST. LOUIS, – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the U.S. Navy have for the first time flown the MQ-25 T1 test asset with an aerial refueling store (ARS), a significant milestone informing development of the unmanned aerial refueler.

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Tags: ARS Boeing MQ-25 T1 US Navy
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