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Busy Few Days for Qatar: First the World Cup, Now Boeing

Just days after landing the 2022 World Cup, the nation of Qatar also saw the opening of Boeing’s (NYSE:BA) first office in the country. The new office, located in Doha, will house the firm’s Defense, Space & Security business.  It will also serve as a base for commercial airplanes. “This …

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Boeing’s X-37B Spacecraft Heads for the Final Frontier

Boeing (NYSE: BA) successfully launched the Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV), also known as the X-37B, for the U.S. Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office. The OTV was launched on an Atlas V rocket into a low Earth orbit today at 7:52 p.m. Eastern time from Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 41. “The …

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Boeing Replacement-Wing Set Operation Up and Running

Boeing has announced that it has begun the first phase of assembling A-10 Thunderbolt replacement-wing set at its facility in Macon, Ga. The U.S. Air Force awarded Boeing the contract, worth $2 billion, in June 2007 to supply up 242 A-10 replacement-wing sets through 2018. “This is a phenomenal accomplishment …

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Boeing Defense Unit Realigns

Boeing announced yesterday the realignment of its Integrated Defense Systems Unit in order to facilitate expansion into new markets and to ensure growth. The unit will now operate under the name of Boeing Defense, Space & Security. Boeing Defense, Space & Security President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg said “Boeing anticipated …

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U.S. Army Combat Modernization Program Approved: Boeing To Begin Production in 2010

Increment 1 of the Army’s Brigade Combat Team Modernization program has been approved for low scale production in early 2010, according to a press release from Boeing. Boeing and SAIC are responsible for the development and production of Increment 1. Increment 1 is designed to provide soldiers with enhanced surveillance, …

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News- Boeing Receives $8.5 Million in Stimulus Money for Smart Grid

The US Department of Energy has awarded Boeing an $8.5 million grant to conduct research on improving the efficiency of the US power grid. The research will be conducted on the next three years and will focus on improving efficiency and reliability. The grant will fund a prototype smart grid …

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Boeing to Reorganize Tech Executive Roles as CTO John Tracy Plans July Retirement

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will reorganize the roles and responsibilities of technology-related executive positions at the Chicago-based aerospace and defense contractor as Chief Technology Officer John Tracy plans to retire from the company in July after 10 years in the role. Tracy will start to transition his responsibilities over engineering, operations and technology …

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Boeing Buys Argon ST for $775M; Roger Krone Speaks Out

Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today it had agreed to acquire defense-equipment maker Argon ST (Nasdaq: STST) for an estimated $775 million. “Combining the strength of Boeing with the experience of Argon ST will significantly accelerate our capabilities in sensors, communications technologies and information management, ” said Dennis Muilenburg, president and …

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