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Oct 25, 2012, 16:27 ET

Boeing Acquires Miro Technologies to Enhance Logistics Support Services

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) has acquired Miro Technologies, a privately held software company specializing in enterprise asset and supply chain...

Oct 22, 2012, 13:19 ET

Boeing Non-kinetic Missile Records 1st Operational Test Flight

 A recent weapons flight test in the Utah desert may change future warfare after the missile successfully defeated electronic targets with...

Oct 10, 2012, 15:26 ET

Boeing Receives $2 Billion C-17 Aircraft Sustainment Contract

Boeing [NYSE: BA] will continue assuring the worldwide availability of C-17 aircraft, which provide vital military and humanitarian airlift...

Oct 10, 2012, 06:00 ET

Boeing to Build 702HP Communications Satellite for SES

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been selected by SES S.A. (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) to provide a new satellite that will...

Sep 24, 2012, 12:15 ET

Boeing Receives $1.9 Billion Contract for 11 P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

The U.S. Navy on Sept. 21 awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a $1.9 billion contract for 11 P-8A Poseidon aircraft, which will take the total fleet to 24...

Aug 03, 2012, 09:32 ET

Boeing to Further Develop Commercial Crew Space Transportation System Under NASA CCiCap Award

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received notification that NASA will invest $460 million for further development of the Boeing Commercial Crew...

Jun 26, 2012, 10:30 ET

Boeing and Embraer Sign Agreement to Collaborate on KC-390 Program

The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] and Embraer [NYSE: ERJ; BOVESPA: EMBR3] today announced an agreement to collaborate on the KC-390 aircraft program....

Jun 13, 2012, 11:00 ET

Boeing, US Navy Conduct Successful F/A-18E/F Satellite Communications Test

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and the U.S. Navy have successfully completed an in-flight demonstration of a satellite communications (SATCOM) system that, if...

Jun 04, 2012, 09:30 ET

Boeing Phantom Eye Completes 1st Autonomous Flight

 Boeing's [NYSE: BA] Phantom Eye unmanned airborne system (UAS) completed its first autonomous flight June 1 at NASA's Dryden Flight Research...

May 31, 2012, 15:38 ET

Boeing Delivers 1st Space Launch System Hardware to NASA

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) has delivered NASA three flight computer software test beds, the first critical element for flight software...

May 08, 2012, 18:56 ET

Boeing KC-46 Tanker Program Successfully Completes Preliminary Design Review

 The Boeing (NYSE: BA) KC-46 Tanker program has completed a Preliminary Design Review (PDR) with the U.S. Air Force, a key milestone in the...

Apr 30, 2012, 09:00 ET

Boeing Celebrates 50 Years in Alabama

 The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today celebrates 50 years in Alabama, where employees play a vital role in building and sustaining the United...

Mar 15, 2012, 10:30 ET

Boeing Delivers 1st Aircraft Under US Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G MYP III Contract

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) has completed delivery of the U.S. Navy's first aircraft acquired through the F/A-18E/F and EA-18G Multi-Year Procurement...

Feb 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

Boeing Marks 1st Anniversary of KC-46A Tanker Contract Award

The Boeing (NYSE: BA) KC-46 Tanker program today marked the first anniversary of receiving a U.S. Air Force contract to build the next-generation...

Feb 22, 2012, 14:00 ET

Boeing Completes F/A-18E/F, EA-18G Multi-Year Procurement II Deliveries Ahead of Schedule

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) today announced that it has completed delivery of 257 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighters and EA-18G Growler electronic...

Jan 18, 2012, 13:30 ET

Boeing to Build More Wideband Global SATCOM Satellites for US Air Force

  Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received authorization from the U.S. Air Force to produce and launch the eighth and ninth Wideband...

Jan 04, 2012, 11:41 ET

Boeing to Close Wichita Facility by the End of 2013

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that the Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) facility in Wichita will close by the end of...

Dec 30, 2011, 17:56 ET

Boeing and Northrop Grumman GMD Team Receives Contract from US Missile Defense Agency

 The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) and industry partner Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) have received the development and...

Dec 14, 2011, 13:00 ET

Boeing Submits Proposal for US Navy Aegis CSEA Contract

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today submitted its proposal for the Combat System Engineering Agent (CSEA) contract for the U.S....

Oct 31, 2011, 10:25 ET

Boeing to Establish Commercial Crew Program Office in Florida

The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today announced plans to consolidate its Commercial Crew program office, manufacturing and operations at the Kennedy...