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Craig Cooning: Boeing to Use ‘Space Program’ Approach for Missile Defense System

Craig Cooning: Boeing to Use ‘Space Program’ Approach for Missile Defense System

Boeing is planning to utilize systems engineering controls from military space programs for its $41 billion Ground-based Midcourse Defense system in response to reviews on the design’s reliability, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea… Read more »

Boeing Awards Raytheon Hyperspectral Satellite Sensors Contract

Boeing Awards Raytheon Hyperspectral Satellite Sensors Contract

Raytheon has won a contract to manufacture hyperspectral imaging technology for two Earth-observation spacecraft under development by Boeing. Boeing is building the satellites for HySpecIQ and chose Raytheon to provide… Read more »

NASA’s Kathy Lueders: Commercial Crew Program Industry Partners Offer Updates

NASA’s Kathy Lueders: Commercial Crew Program Industry Partners Offer Updates

Boeing, Blue Origin, Sierra Nevada Corp. and SpaceX have reported their current statuses on their respective agreements with NASA under the Commercial Crew Program for space transportation systems. “Our partners’ detailed progress… Read more »

Boeing Eyes 1st Launch of Conjoined Satellites With 702SP Pair

Boeing Eyes 1st Launch of Conjoined Satellites With 702SP Pair

Boeing has stacked two small-platform 702SP satellites that the company will launch early next year under a joint satellite configuration that uses an all-electric propulsion system. The pairing is also part of preparations for the… Read more »

Boeing Taps UTC for CST-100 Life Support System Components

Boeing Taps UTC for CST-100 Life Support System Components

A United Technologies Corp. subsidiary will produce materials for the environmental control and life support system of a crew capsule Boeing is building under a $4.2 billion contract with NASA…. Read more »

Visiongain Report Forecasts US, Europe Growth in Homeland Security Market

Visiongain Report Forecasts US, Europe Growth in Homeland Security Market

Visiongain published on Oct. 10 a new report on the $238-billion homeland security market that forecasts renewed growth for prime markets in Europe and North America and a surge in… Read more »

Dan Hart: Boeing Demos Anti-Jam Tech with Military Satcom, Ground Comms Infrastructure

Dan Hart: Boeing Demos Anti-Jam Tech with Military Satcom, Ground Comms Infrastructure

A new Boeing technology has delivered protected military communications through a ground user terminal and a satellite network during government-backed tests. The company’s anti-jamming platform is designed with a tactical… Read more »

Dan Hart: Boeing GPS IIF Program Moves Forward With 8th Satellite Launch

Dan Hart: Boeing GPS IIF Program Moves Forward With 8th Satellite Launch

Boeing has received signal confirmation that its eighth GPS IIF satellite in space has started to prepare for full operations after its launch from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The GPS IIF-8 satellite… Read more »

Boeing, Danish Firms Ink A&D Market Partnership; Debbie Rub Comments

Boeing, Danish Firms Ink A&D Market Partnership; Debbie Rub Comments

Boeing has partnered with six Danish companies to pursue business opportunities in the defense and aerospace industries. Boeing inked agreements with Danish Aerotech, Falck Schmidt Defence Systems, IFAD, Multicut, Systematic and Terma in connection… Read more »

Insitu Refreshes ScanEagle UAV Platform; Ryan Hartman Comments

Insitu Refreshes ScanEagle UAV Platform; Ryan Hartman Comments

Insitu, a Boeing subsidiary, has upgraded its ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle platform. ScanEagle 2 features a reciprocating internal combustion propulsion system that is built for small UAS, Insitu said Wednesday. “ScanEagle 2 will… Read more »

Ian Thomas: Boeing-COMAC Partnership Seeks to Demo ‘Sustainable’ Aviation Biofuels

Ian Thomas: Boeing-COMAC Partnership Seeks to Demo ‘Sustainable’ Aviation Biofuels

Boeing has partnered with Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China for a project that aims to convert used cooking oil into biodiesel fuel for the aviation market. The companies established a… Read more »

Visiongain Report: Top UAV Makers Eye Specialties to Diffuse Competition

Visiongain Report: Top UAV Makers Eye Specialties to Diffuse Competition

Business information provider Visiongain has unveiled its list of top 20 unmanned aerial vehicles and systems manufacturers in the world. The report predicts the specialties companies will choose in the field and how new… Read more »

Boeing Completes Crew Transportation System Tests for NASA

Boeing Completes Crew Transportation System Tests for NASA

Boeing has concluded the development and testing phase of a commercial crew transportation system the company built for NASA. The testing represents the final milestone for the the CST-100 spacecraft and Atlas V rocket… Read more »

Ken Torok: Boeing’s Reusable Space Drone Program Achieves 1,367 Days in Orbit

Ken Torok: Boeing’s Reusable Space Drone Program Achieves 1,367 Days in Orbit

Boeing‘s X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle landed at the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California late last week after spending 674 days in orbit and completing its third test mission for the U.S. Air… Read more »

Boeing, SpaceX Get NASA Green Light for Commercial Crew Contract Work

Boeing, SpaceX Get NASA Green Light for Commercial Crew Contract Work

Boeing and SpaceX have been told by NASA to continue work under the agency’s Commercial Crew Transportation Capability program to help transport U.S. astronauts to and from the International Space Station. The agency said Thursday it instructed the companies… Read more »

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