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Boeing’s HorizonX Ventures Invests in Urban Logistics Drone Builder Matternet

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 28, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA), through its venture capital arm, has invested in North Fair Oaks, Calif.-based Matternet, which builds unmanned aerial vehicles for urban logistics use, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Boeing said Tuesday HorizonX Ventures led a Series A funding round that raised $16 million to support …

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Air Force, Boeing Agree on October Delivery of 1st KC-46 Tanker; Leanne Caret Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 25, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and the U.S. Air Force anticipate the first rollout of the KC-46 aerial refueling tanker in October, with a total of 18 aircraft, nine sets of refueling pods and two spare engines scheduled for delivery by April 2019, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Bloomberg …

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Boeing to Support Kuwait Super Hornet Software Configuration Under $179M Navy FMS Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential $179 million contract to provide a H12K system configuration kit for Kuwait air force’s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fleet. Boeing will deliver the item needed to develop, modify, integrate, test and support the aircraft’s software under the “undefinitized” contract action, the Defense Department said Friday. The company …

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Boeing Awarded $1.5B IDIQ to Support Navy, International F/A-18 & EA-18G Aircraft Upgrades

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential five-year, $1.52 billion contract to support life cycle upgrade work on F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft operated by the U.S. Navy and foreign military sales customers. The company will provide system configuration sets, improvement and demonstration items, laboratory services, engineering and software integration services under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said …

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Boeing’s Insitu Lands $117M USCG Contract for National Security Cutter ISR Services; Donald Williamson Comments

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Insitu subsidiary has secured a potential multiyear, $117 million contract to provide small unmanned aircraft systems to support intelligence, reconnaissance and surveillance missions onboard the U.S. Coast Guard‘s National Security Cutter fleet. Insitu said Monday it will help the service branch install and deploy ScanEagle sUAS for up to 200 hours in …

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Boeing Gets $862M Super Hornet Full-Rate Production Contract Modification

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a two-year, $862.2 million contract modification to fund the full rate production of lot 42 Super Hornet multirole aircraft. Boeing will produce 15 units of the F/A-18E variant and and 3 of the F/A-18F variant for the service branch under the modified …

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Boeing’s HorizonX Ventures Invests in UAS Flight Mgmt Software Developer Kittyhawk

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2018 — Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) venture capital arm has invested in Kittyhawk to support the development of the San Francisco-based startup’s mobile applications and enterprise software offerings, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Boeing said Wednesday HorizonX Ventures joined Bonfire Ventures and Freestyle Capital in a seed funding round …

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Boeing Gets Potential $82M Navy Data Multiplex Tech Engineering Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will design and engineer a suite of data multiplex systems for the U.S. Navy and three foreign military sales customers under a potential $82.4 million contract The company will provide technical engineering services needed to sustain, qualify and integrate the AN/USQ-82(V) family of systems, as well as provide technical support …

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Boeing Appoints New Engineering VP for Texas-Based Global Services Business

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has named Joan Robinson-Berry, vice president and general manager of its South Carolina operations, to take the VP role in charge of engineering maintenance and modification under the company’s global services business unit, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Post and Courier reported …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Platform Companies Overview, Recent Contract Wins and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup May 28 – June 1, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Platform Companies Overview, Recent Contract Wins and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Platform Companies: A May Overview As we look back at May, I’d like to highlight some …

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