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Air Force Exercises $80M Option in Boeing E-4B Aircraft Sustainment Contract

A business segment of Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a one-year, $80 million contract option to sustain a variant of the U.S. Air Force‘s E-4B command post aircraft. Boeing Defense, Space & Security will help the service branch manage the E-4B program and procure spares as well as provide system integration laboratory, repair, engine …

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Air Force Awards Boeing Potential $983M Aircraft Engineering Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential 10-year, $983 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide engineering support services such analysis and technical instructions for multiple types of aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Boeing will perform non-recurring engineering, introduce product updates and implement retrofit changes to support recurring and non-recurring …

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Raytheon to Upgrade Nuclear Airborne Command Posts

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) has won a Pentagon award to upgrade audio equipment on the E-4B aircraft, also known as “Nightwatch”, according to a Wednesday announcement from the Defense Department. The Motley Fool writes that the E-4B is a modified Boeing 747-200 aircraft functioning as the nation’s “Advanced Airborne Command Posts” during …

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