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Leanne Caret, Boeing Defense CEO, Inducted into 2021 Wash100 Award for Driving Innovation, Influence in Defense Market

Executive Mosaic is pleased to present Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS), as an inductee into the 2021 Wash100 Award for driving innovative solutions across the technology and defense landscape, as well as spearheading investments to grow the BDS business unit. This marks Caret’s …

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Report: Boeing, Navy in Discussions Over Potential Trainer Replacement

A Boeing (NYSE: BA) vice president said the company is in talks with the U.S. Navy regarding T-7A Red Hawk aircraft as a potential replacement for the service branch’s T-45 Goshawk trainer platform, Military.com reported Tuesday. Chuck Dabundo, VP and T-7 program manager within Boeing’s strike, surveillance and mobility business, said …

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Boeing Appoints Six Board Committee Chairs

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has appointed six members of the company’s board of directors to lead different committees in a move slated to take effect when the company holds its shareholders’ meeting on April 20. The announcement comes as Arthur Collins and Susan Schwab plan to step down from the Chicago-based …

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Boeing Gets Green Light to Pitch F-15EX for India’s Potential $18B Multirole Jet Procurement Program

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received U.S. approval to propose its F-15EX fighter jet to India’s air force, which intends to purchase 114 multirole aircraft in a deal that could be valued at more than $18 billion, Reuters reported Thursday. Ankur Kanaglekar, director and India fighters lead at Boeing’s defense, space …

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Sikorsky-Boeing Team Launches Helicopter for Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft Competition

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary and Boeing (NYSE: BA) unveiled DEFIANT X, a helicopter the industry team plans to offer for the U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft program. DEFIANT X features Sikorsky’s X2 Technology designed to provide soldiers greater maneuverability while flying the aircraft at low altitudes and …

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Boeing Receives $123M in USAF Task Orders to Engineer Commercial Derivative Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) task orders worth $123.1 million for the fourth option year of an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for commercial derivative aircraft engineering services. USAF obligated $49.3 million at the time of award from its fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance funds, the Department of Defense …

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Boeing Awarded $2B for Lot 7 Air Force KC-46 Tanker Production

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a $2.12 billion contract modification to produce the seventh batch of KC-46 aerial refueling aircraft for the U.S. Air Force. The company will provide data, licenses, subscriptions and flat file to the service branch in addition to 15 tankers, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. …

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Former KPMG US CEO Lynne Doughtie Joins Boeing Board; David Calhoun Quoted

Lynne Doughtie, former chairman and CEO of KPMG’s U.S. operations, has been named to Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) board of directors as part of its audit and finance committees. She will fill the seat vacated by Caroline Kennedy, who has served on Boeing’s board over the past three years, the aerospace …

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Boeing Gets $1.7B Air Force Contract Option to Build Additional KC-46 Tankers

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will manufacture 12 more KC-46 aerial refueling aircraft for the U.S. Air Force under a $1.69B contract option. The award for the sixth tanker production lot covers licenses, data, subscriptions and a flat file, the Department of Defense said Tuesday. In a separate announcement, Boeing said the …

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