Boeing

August 5, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company is being awarded a $15 million contract for a Gigabit Ethernet Data Multiplex System (GEDMS) for the DDG51, a land-based GEDMS trainer; GEDMS hardware; and installation and checkout repair for the DDG51 GEDMS and GEDMS shipsets for the Royal Australian Navy.

July 31, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company is being awarded a $335 million modification to a previously awarded contract for one P-8A multimission maritime aircraft Stage II test aircraft with mission systems and recurring and nonrecurring tasks in support of three test aircraft to make them production representative assets.

July 24, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $44 million Low-Rate Initial Production contract for the Block 40/45 upgrade of the U.S. Air Force Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) fleet.

July 10, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $1.2 million contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory in Rome, New York, to study and demonstrate improved situational awareness, visualization and automated course-of-action processing for network environments during cyber attack.

July 7, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has been awarded a U.S. Navy contract valued at $42.9 million, including options to continue providing communications network design and technical engineering services on guided missile destroyers.

July 1, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $750 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide engineering support for the B-52 bomber.

June 12, 2009
By Katie Packard

Boeing Satellite Systems Incorporated has been awarded a $14 million contract. The primary objective of the program is to carry out Phase 2 of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Fast Access Spacecraft Testbed (FAST) program.

June 12, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has been awarded a $5.2 million U.S. Marine Corps contract to provide a solution for recovering disabled Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles from hostile areas.

May 22, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) services using the ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system. The contract has a potential value of $250 million.

May 20, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $3.4 million follow-on contract to provide the U.S. Air Force with 46 additional Combat Track II airborne satellite communications systems.

May 15, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has been awarded a $38 million contract to develop and test a nonlethal, high-power microwave (HPM) airborne demonstrator for the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory's Counter-Electronics High-Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project.

April 21, 2009

The Boeing Company and the Australian government demonstrated the ability to simultaneously command and control three robot aircraft from an airborne command platform. The demonstration featured three ScanEagle unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) controlled from a Royal Australian Air Force Wedgetail 737 airborne early warning and control aircraft. Operating 120 miles from the Wedgetail, the ScanEagles were assigned tasks such as area search, reconnaissance, point surveillance and targeting. The aircraft demonstrated extended sensing; persistent intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; and the transmission of real-time video imagery of ground targets.

April 10, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force is awarding a not-to-exceed $30 million contract to Engineering, Operations and Technology-Boeing Research and Technology to provide support for the Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines (VAATE) program.

April 8, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force is modifying a fixed-price incentive contract to Boeing Satellite Systems Incorporated for an estimated $8 million. This action will provide sustaining engineering for Post-Initial Operational Capability of the Wideband Satellite System for Wideband Global Satellite-25.

April 1, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a task order from U.S. Customs and Border Protection to deploy video cameras in the Detroit and Buffalo Border Patrol Sectors along the continental United States' northern border. The approximately $20 million Northern Border Project Task Order will provide the Border Patrol with increased surveillance capabilities to provide added security along the St. Clair and Upper Niagara rivers and to help prevent illegal entry of persons and materials into the United States.

February 9, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $28.3 million contract for two virtual mission training system retrofit kits that will integrate low-cost, realistic radar training into the U.S. Navy's T-45 Training System for undergraduate military flight officers.

February 6, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has been awarded a one-year, $250 million Missile Defense Agency (MDA) contract for Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) maintenance and operations support.

February 4, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $45 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to upgrade avionics software on the B-1 long-range heavy bomber.

February 2, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company's Integrated Defense Systems' Training Systems and Services business unit will manage the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation's Omnibus Contract II (STOC II), which the company has been awarded.

January 16, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $1.1 billion contract for C-17 Globemaster III total systems support from the U.S. Defense Department.

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