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Boeing Nets $1.7B for P-8A Poseidon Submarine Hunter

P-8A Poseidon Submarine Hunter

The U.S. Navy today awarded Boeing [NYSE: BA] a $1.6 billion production contract for the next 11 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. Nine aircraft will join the U.S. Navy fleet and two will go to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), a cooperative partner in the P-8A joint program since 2009. The …

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Boeing to showcase its latest defense products at IDEX 2021

American plane-maker and aerospace giant Boeing has confirmed that it will be on-ground exhibiting its diverse range of defense products and services capabilities at the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) this year. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and …

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Boeing Uncrewed Loyal Wingman Conducts First High-Speed Taxi Test

The Loyal Wingman will fly alongside human pilots on reconnaissance and combat missions (Credit: Boeing)

Boeing Australia and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have completed the first high-speed taxi test of the Loyal Wingman in preparation for first flight. Boeing test personnel monitored the aircraft’s performance and instrumentation from a ground control station to verify the functionality while the vehicle reached accelerated speeds. The …

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