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McAleese & Associates: Boeing ‘Self-Funds’ R&D Work on Some Defense Programs

A new report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Boeing (NYSE: BA) has begun to “self-fund” research and development work on some Defense Department programs as it aims to win new contract opportunities. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote that one of those opportunities is the U.S. Air Force’s …

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Kratos to Continue Simulated Aerial Gunnery Training for USAF Unit Under KBRwyle Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 10, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will continue to facilitate aerial gunnery simulation training for a U.S. Air Force unit under a task order from KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. KBRwyle awarded the one-year extension to Kratos for training of …

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Boeing Lands $9.2B Air Force T-X Trainer Contract; Leanne Caret Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential 16-year, $9.2B contract to build up to 475 T-X trainer aircraft and 120 ground-based training platforms for the U.S. Air Force. “Today’s announcement is the culmination of years of unwavering focus by the Boeing and Saab team,” Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing’s …

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Boeing to Replace Huey Helicopters Under $2.4B USAF Contract; Ed Dolanski Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential 13-year, $2.38B contract to replace the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of UH-1N Huey helicopters. The company said Monday it will deliver and maintain up to 84 MH-139 helicopters and provide training devices and related support equipment for the aircraft. MH-139 is based on the Leonardo-built AW139 helicopter that …

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Boeing Unveils MH-139 Helicopter as Entry for Air Force’s Huey Replacement Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will offer the MH-139 helicopter in its bid on the U.S. Air Force program to replace the current fleet of UH-1N Huey helicopters, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Huey replacement program provides an opportunity to supply 84 new helicopters to the Air Force. …

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