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Boeing to Upgrade US Air Force B-52 Bomber’s Comms System; Scot Oathout Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received an order to upgrade the communications systems for the U.S. Air Force’s B-52 Stratofortress bomber. The company will install the Combat Network Communications Technology kits in 10 B-52 bombers under the full rate production contract, Boeing said Wednesday. Scot Oathout, Boeing’s B-52 program director, said CONECT …

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Boeing upgrading B-52 fleet communications for over $100 million

Today, Boeing announced that it has been awarded a contract for the initial effort required for integrating a new satellite communication system on the U.S. Air Force B-52 fleet. The Extremely High Frequency (EHF) system will enable the exchange of information through Family of Advanced Beyond Line-of-Sight Terminals (FAB-T), enabling …

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