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Boeing Exec Craig Cooning Joins Board of Directors at BridgeSat

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) veteran Craig Cooning has been named a board member at satellite communications technology firm BridgeSat amid the latter’s effort to develop an advanced optical communications network, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. BridgeSat said Tuesday the addition of Cooning to the board of directors comes as …

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Jim Chilton Promoted to Boeing Network & Space Systems Business President

Jim Chilton, vice president of strategic missiles and defense systems at Boeing (NYSE: BA), has been promoted to president of the aerospace and defense contractor’s network and space systems business in a move that takes effect Oct. 21. Boeing said Thursday the 32-year company veteran will succeed Craig Cooning, who has led N&SS since July 2014 …

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Craig Cooning Selected to Wash100 List for Leadership with Boeing Space Systems

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 10, 2015 – Craig Cooning, president of the network and space systems division at Boeing, has been elected into this year’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his role in the group’s contract wins in the past year. The Wash100 is the …

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Craig Cooning: Boeing Considers Cyber Business Divestitures to Focus on Market Niche

Boeing (NYSE: BA) is looking into a potential divestiture or reassignment of some portions of its cybersecurity business as the company aims to focus on other areas in its portfolio, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea Shalal reports that Boeing has secured classified cyber contracts with the government but faces a crowded market since …

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Tory Bruno Joins United Launch Alliance as President, CEO; Rick Ambrose, Craig Cooning Comment

Tory Bruno, formerly vice president and general manager of strategic and missile defense systems at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined the United Launch Alliance as president and CEO. Bruno succeeds Michael Gass, who has retired after eight years of service as president and CEO of the joint venture owned by Boeing (NYSE: BA) and …

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Craig Cooning Appointed President of Boeing’s Network and Space Business; Chris Chadwick Comments

Craig Cooning, the former vice president and general manager of space and intelligence systems within Boeing‘s [NYSE: BA] network and space business, has succeeded Roger Krone as president of the N&SS, Boeing said Tuesday. Krone has joined Reston, Va.-based Leidos, where he will serve as the company’s second CEO. “Since joining Boeing …

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Air Force Takes Control of 5th Boeing Wideband Satellite; Craig Cooning Comments

The U.S. Air Force has started to operate the fifth Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) satellite in the Wideband Global SATCOM constellation after completing on-orbit testing. WGS satellite six is scheduled to be handed over to the Air Force later this year and two satellites have launched in 2013, Boeing said Wednesday. Craig …

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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 Space and Intelligence Receives CMMI Maturity Level 3 Recertification

Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) Space and Intelligence Systems (S&IS) division earned Maturity Level 3 re-certification of the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) for hardware and systems development. “This CMMI Level 3 rating is a significant accomplishment, given that less than 2 percent of organizations with more than 2, 000 employees are …

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