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Boeing Gets $14B Air Force Contract to Update B-1, B-52 Weapons Systems

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential 10-year, $14.31B contract to modernize weapons systems used on the U.S. Air Force’s B-1 Lancer and B-52 Stratofortress bomber platforms. The company will also modify, engineer, test and sustain the aircraft weapons in an effort to increase system lethality, responsiveness, supportability and survivability, the Department of …

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Boeing Secures $223M Phase 2 DLA Contract for Combat Logistics Support

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide combat logistics support for 11 U.S. military aircraft under a $223 million contract for the second phase of a five-year, $516 million agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency. The company said Tuesday the performance-based contract includes support for the AH-64 Apache, AV-8B Harrier, B-52 Stratofortress, C-17 Globemaster III and F/A-18 Super …

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Deborah Lee James: Air Force Seeks ‘Mature Tech’ for Strike Bomber

The U.S. Air Force has begun scouting for a contractor to develop the service’s new bomber under a program cost cap of $550 million per plane, Military Times reported Thursday. Brian Everstine writes a potential manufacturer will start to build the long-range strike bomber in the spring and the Air …

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