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Boeing Wins $289M Modification to Build 6th NASA Satellite

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $289 million contract modification from NASA to build an additional tracking and data relay satellite, the sixth satellite Boeing will have built for the agency. The company indicated it has already delivered three TDRS satellites to NASA and has two more in the pipeline under …

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Boeing Awarded $135M to Develop Infrared Sensor System

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $135 million contract for engineering and manufacturing development of the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Infrared Search and Track sensor system. IRST is described as a “passive, long-range sensor, ” that can detect infrared emissions and advanced threats, while allowing its users to track multiple targets …

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Boeing, SAIC to Continue Developing Laser Optics for DOD

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a follow-on 15-month contract from the U.S. Defense Department‘s high energy laser-joint technology office to continue developing a prototype optic system for laser weapons. Boeing said in a release that, along with SAIC (NYSE: SAI), it has completed the first phase of system development. The team will …

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Boeing Wins $1.4B Navy Contract for P-8 Aircraft

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a $1, 377, 823, 556 contract modification to provide seven P-8A Multi-Mission Maritime low rate initial production II aircraft. The work is expected to be completed in January 2013. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

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Boeing Submits Proposal to Army for Production of 155 CH-47F Helicopters

Boeing  (NYSE: BA) has submitted a proposal to the U.S. Army for a multi-year contract for the production and delivery of 155 CH-47F helicopters. The second five-year, firm fixed-price proposal would provide the Army with close to the full complement of 464 Chinooks outlined in the U.S. Defense Department’s program of …

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Boeing CFO James Bell to Retire April 2012

Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced this morning that James Bell,  executive vice president, corporate president and chief financial officer, plans to retire from the company April 1, 2012. Bell has served as CFO since 2003 and as corporate president since 2008. He served as the company’s interim CEO in 2005, immediately preceding the …

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Four Major Defense Contractors Report 3rd Quarter Earnings Growth

Four of the largest American defense contractors released third quarter financial results on Oct. 26, 2011. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Boeing (NYSE: BA) Lockheed Martin reported $665 million in earnings from continuing operations, an increase of 19 percent from the third quarter of …

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