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May 25, 2010, 15:30 ET

Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring 2,500 Jobs, $125 Million to Texas

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Texas will benefit from approximately 2,500 jobs with 17 suppliers and an estimated $125 million...

May 25, 2010, 14:00 ET

Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring 450 Jobs, $25 Million to Michigan

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Michigan will benefit from approximately 450 jobs and an estimated $25 million in annual...

May 21, 2010, 11:45 ET

Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring 680 Jobs, $32 Million to Arizona

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Arizona will benefit from approximately 680 jobs and an estimated $32 million in annual economic...

Apr 30, 2010, 14:30 ET

Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring 7,500 Jobs, $388 Million to Kansas

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Kansas will benefit from approximately 7,500 jobs and an estimated $388 million in annual...

Apr 28, 2010, 15:30 ET

Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring Around 690 Jobs, $33 Million to Ohio

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that Ohio will benefit from approximately 690 total jobs and an estimated $33 million in annual...

Nov 12, 1997, 00:00 ET

Boeing Receives Contract to Upgrade NATO AWACS Fleet

SEATTLE, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing has received a contract worth approximately $450 million to develop and test a mission systems upgrade...

Nov 11, 1997, 00:00 ET

Telecommunications Industry Honors DigitalXpress, Boeing For 'Day One' Event

SEATTLE, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The telecommunications industry has honored DigitalXpress and The Boeing Company for its application of...

Oct 28, 1997, 00:00 ET

Boeing and IBM Collaborate to Develop Mobile Wireless Communication System

SEATTLE, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing and IBM announced they are collaborating to develop and produce a mobile wireless asynchronous transfer...

Oct 22, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Delivers First AWACS Radar Improvement Kit

SEATTLE, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing has delivered the first Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) radar system improvement kit to...

Sep 10, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Joint Strike Fighter Program Completes Successful Initial Design Review

SEATTLE, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program has successfully passed its Concept Demonstrator Aircraft...

Sep 03, 1997, 01:00 ET

U.S. Navy Selects Boeing Next-Generation 737-700

SEATTLE, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has ordered two 737-700s for its Navy Unique Fleet Essential Airlift Replacement Aircraft...

Aug 11, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing JSF Team Surpasses Propulsion Test Milestones

SEATTLE, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program today announced the successful completion of two significant...

Aug 05, 1997, 01:00 ET

DigitalXpress Provides Services for Historic Broadcast

SEATTLE, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalXpress, a direct-broadcast satellite company specializing in high-quality, low-cost satellite-to-desktop...

Jul 31, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Completes Successful ABL Tests

SEATTLE, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- After a month of tests in a University of Washington water tunnel, Boeing engineers have identified a trio of...

Jun 30, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Selects DigitalXpress for Satellite Broadcast Services

SEATTLE, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) has contracted DigitalXpress, a direct-broadcast satellite company, to provide services that...

Jun 12, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Team to Bid on Global Broadcast Service Contract

SEATTLE, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A Boeing-led team announced its intention to bid on a Department of Defense Global Broadcast Service (GBS)...

May 22, 1997, 01:00 ET

Boeing Completes Safety-of-Flight Testing of Life-Support System for F-22 Fighter Pilots

SEATTLE, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing has completed safety-of-flight testing of the life-support system to be worn by pilots during the F-22...

May 05, 1997, 01:00 ET

New Boeing GPS Satellites to Use Advanced NRL Atomic Clocks

SEAL BEACH, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The next generation of Boeing- built Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites will feature a...