Tag Archives: Boeing

Boeing Secures $90M Navy Contract Modification for MQ-25 UAV Research, Analysis

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $90.4M contract modification from the U.S. Navy to conduct analysis and studies related to a carrier-based unmanned air vehicle. Work will take place in St. Louis, Miss., through August 2024 as part of the MQ-25 manufacturing, development and engineering phase, the Department of Defense said …

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Boeing Gets $92M Navy Contract to Update F/A-18E/F, EA-18G Training Systems

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential five-year, $91.7M contract to deliver training systems for aircrew and maintenance personnel of the U.S. Navy‘s and U.S. Air Force‘s F/A-18E/F and EA-18G planes. The company will also update training equipment for both aircraft platforms in an effort to interoperability with the F-35 joint simulation environment, the Department …

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Clark Construction Group Wins $315M Contract to Build Presidential Aircraft Hangar Complex

Clark Construction Group has won a potential $315.5M firm-fixed-price contract to build a hangar complex that will house the VC-25B presidential aircraft, or Air Force One. The Department of Defense said Wednesday the project also includes construction of an aircraft access taxiway, a parking apron, lighting, a hydrant refueling system with storage tanks …

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McAleese & Associates: GovCon Execs Talk AI, Hypersonics at Reagan Forum

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from the two-day Reagan National Defense Forum that kicked off Friday in California. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) CEO Marillyn Hewson; Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) CEO Thomas Kennedy; Leanne Caret, CEO of Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business; and Harris (NYSE: …

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Boeing Signs Deal for Investment, Partnership With Israeli Companies; Leanne Caret Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 28, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has entered into a reciprocal purchase agreement with Israel’s government in which the U.S. defense firm will invest in and partner with Israeli companies on certain contracts, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 2. The Jerusalem Post reported Oct. 31 that Boeing will collaborate …

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Boeing Awarded $383M USAF Tactical Satcom Tech Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential seven-year, $383.4M contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide tactical warfighters with a joint ground platform designed to deliver anti-jam satellite communications capabilities. The service received three proposals for the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract in support of the Protected Tactical Enterprise Service program, the …

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Boeing, SparkCognition to Form JV to Support UAS Airspace Integration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 21, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and SparkCognition plan to jointly develop software made to facilitate the integration of unmanned aircraft systems into the world’s airspace, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The two firms will establish SkyGrid, a joint venture that would leverage artificial intelligence, blockchain and data analytics …

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Boeing Secures $70M Contract Modification for Air Force Minuteman III Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 15, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide support to the U.S. Air Force‘s flight test, telemetry and termination program for the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile system under a $70.5M modification to a previously awarded contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract modification serves …

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Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Career Opportunities for Engineers During Qatar University Visit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Leanne Caret, CEO of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business, attended an event at Qatar University last month to discuss career opportunities in the aviation industry for engineering students, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 11. The university said Oct. 9 Caret, a two-time Wash100 …

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McAleese & Associates: Boeing ‘Self-Funds’ R&D Work on Some Defense Programs

A new report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Boeing (NYSE: BA) has begun to “self-fund” research and development work on some Defense Department programs as it aims to win new contract opportunities. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote that one of those opportunities is the U.S. Air Force’s …

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