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Sep 25, 2009, 09:13 ET

Boeing Statement on Release of KC-X Tanker Draft Request for Proposal

The Boeing Company today received the Draft Request for Proposal document for the KC-X Tanker competition from the U.S. Air Force, and released...

Aug 26, 2008, 01:00 ET

Boeing Awarded US Army Contract for 191 CH-47F Chinook Helicopters

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a five-year U.S. Army contract valued at $4.3...

Apr 11, 2008, 01:00 ET

Boeing KC-767 Tanker Determined More Survivable in U.S. Air Force Evaluation

ST. LOUIS, April 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today said the U.S. Air Force's decision to award a contract for the next aerial...

Aug 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

Boeing KC-767 Tanker Win Would Benefit Florida Economy

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Florida will benefit from an estimated 1,100...

Jul 13, 2007, 01:00 ET

Boeing KC-767 Tanker Win Would Benefit Illinois Economy

ST. LOUIS, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Illinois will benefit from an estimated 3,300...

Jun 29, 2007, 01:00 ET

Boeing Awarded $2 Billion A-10 Wing Contract

ST. LOUIS, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a U.S. Air Force contract worth up to $2 billion...

Jan 24, 2007, 00:00 ET
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The Boeing KC-767 Tanker achieved another major milestone Jan. 23 when it successfully extended its boom and made a series of dry contacts with a B-52 aircraft. To date, the tanker has logged more than 200 flights and accumulated 600 hours during its flight test program. (Boeing photo). (PRNewsFoto/Boeing Integrated Defense Systems)[TK]
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 01/24/2007

Boeing KC-767 Tanker Completes First Contact With Receiver

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A Boeing (NYSE: BA) KC-767 Tanker yesterday logged another major milestone when its aircrew used...

Mar 21, 2006, 00:00 ET

Boeing Integrated Defense Systems Appoints New Vice President, Business Development

ST. LOUIS, March 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) Integrated Defense Systems President and CEO Jim Albaugh has selected...

Apr 01, 2004, 00:00 ET

Boeing Opens Norfolk Office to Support Navy, Marines and Joint Forces Command

NORFOLK, Va., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) officials have announced the opening of an Integrated Defense Systems field...

Mar 30, 2004, 00:00 ET

Boeing Awarded $189 Million Space-Based Surveillance System Contract

ST. LOUIS, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Ball Aerospace team has won a $189 million contract to develop and...

Feb 14, 2004, 00:00 ET

Successful Launch of Last Boeing IUS Deploys U.S. Air Force Satellite

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On the final mission for the program, a Boeing (NYSE: BA) Inertial Upper Stage (IUS) payload...

Jan 26, 2004, 00:00 ET

Boeing Conducts Successful GMD Integrated Flight Test

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today the successful launch of a missile defense interceptor boost...

Dec 17, 2003, 00:00 ET

Successful Launch Orbits the 11th Boeing-Built UHF Follow-On Naval Satellite

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A successful launch today lifted into orbit the 11th UHF Follow-On (UFO) spacecraft built and...

Sep 27, 2003, 01:00 ET

Successful Launch for Boeing-Built e-BIRD Communications Satellite

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- e-BIRD, the first satellite built by Boeing (NYSE: BA) for Eutelsat, S.A. of France, was...

Mar 05, 2003, 00:00 ET

Statement Regarding Boeing and Hughes Electronics Consent Agreement with State Department on Export Compliance

ST. LOUIS, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Electronics Corporation and Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc., formerly known as Hughes Space and...

Jan 03, 2003, 00:00 ET

Druyun Joins Boeing as Deputy General Manager for Missile Defense Systems

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- A former top U.S. Air Force acquisition official has joined Boeing (NYSE: BA) to help lead the company's...