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Boeing, Partners to Support Development of Multipurpose Robotic Platform for Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 16, 2016 — A team comprised of Boeing (NYSE: BA), Southwest Research Institute and the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining has received a four-year, $6.7 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to assist in the development of a robotic technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. SwRI said Wednesday the Air …

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Arlington Capital Partners Strikes Potential $45M Deal for iRobot Defense Segment

Washington-based private equity firm Arlington Capital Partners has agreed to purchase the defense and security business segment of robotics technology maker iRobot (Nasdaq: IRBT) for up to $45 million as the latter company continues on its realignment toward the consumer market. Bedford, Mass.-based iRobot said Thursday both companies expect to …

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