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David Trulio appointed as VP in Lockheed Martin International

Posted October 31, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin announced Oct. 21 David Trulio has been appointed Vice President for International Government Affairs, Operations, and Regional Executive for Latin America within the Lockheed Martin International organization. His appointment is effective Oct. 31, 2016. In this role, Trulio will play an integral part in shaping the strategy to develop Lockheed Martin’s presence in…

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Raytheon team to deliver next-generation jet trainer

Posted February 22, 2016 by

Raytheon is offering an integrated, next-generation training solution for the U.S. Air Force's Advanced Pilot Training competition. Raytheon, one of the world's preeminent training and avionics companies, is the prime contractor, with principal partners Finmeccanica, CAE USA and Honeywell Aerospace.

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Boeing KC-46 tanker program completes fuel ln-load certification testing

Posted April 6, 2018 by

Boeing recently achieved a major certification milestone following a successful refueling flight between two KC-46 tankers. The company's tanker program has now completed its required Supplemental Type Certificate fuel on-load testing.

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U.S. Air Force awards Intelligent Software Solutions $12.2 million contract

Posted June 24, 2016 by

Intelligent Software Solutions has been awarded a $12.2 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide continued software support for a number of military organizations around the world. This is the 18th task order from a contract ISS was awarded by the Air Force in 2012. Known as Air Space Precision Engagement Research and…

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Boeing, U.S. Army to remanufacture 117 Apache helicopters

Posted April 15, 2016 by

Boeing continues its role as the United States’ leading provider of attack helicopters with a contract to remanufacture 117 AH-64D Apaches to the new, more capable AH-64E model. The agreement, which also includes the acquisition of Longbow Crew Trainers, logistical support and spares, carries a total contract value of about $1.5 billion.

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General Dynamics Bath Iron Works christens future USS Michael Monsoor

Posted June 20, 2016 by

On June 18, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works christened the U.S. Navy’s newest guided-missile destroyer, Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001). The ship is named for Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Monsoor, who was deployed to Iraq in Operation Iraqi Freedom and was killed Sept. 29, 2006, in Ar Ramadi, Iraq. The christening ceremony took place at…

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Raytheon’s combat-proven Excalibur moves closer to sea-based application

Posted September 7, 2015 by

Raytheon successfully fired its new Excalibur N5 projectile during a recent live guided flight test at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. A company-funded initiative, Excalibur N5 is a 5-inch/127 mm naval variant of the combat-proven Excalibur precision projectile used by the U.S. Army, the U.S. Marine Corps and several international armies. It is expected to more…

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$866 million contract sustains 6 missile warning radars

Posted June 25, 2018 by Capt. Duane Lankford

Courtesy photograph A close up view of the face of the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System. At Cavalier Air Force Station, N.D. This view shows transmitters that send and receive space and missile data. The PARCS is a ground-based Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment Sensor, an important component of the national military command system. The…

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Saudi Arabian Military Industries, Boeing form joint venture partnership

Posted April 2, 2018 by

Boeing photograph The agreement was signed by H.E. Ahmed Al-Khateeb, Chairman of SAMI, and Dennis Muilenburg, Chairman, President, and CEO of Boeing, at Boeing’s commercial manufacturing facility in Everett, Wash. In line with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and following the announcement of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crowne Prince, Deputy Chairman of the…

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Boeing launches second century of aerospace leadership at Farnborough

Posted June 27, 2016 by

Boeing will celebrate its 100th anniversary at the Farnborough International Air Show, displaying advanced commercial and defense platforms, and presenting a unique exhibit to commemorate its first century and look ahead to the future. The first jetliner of Boeing’s second century—the 737 MAX—will make its air show debut with flying displays from July 11-14. Boeing…

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