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Rob Weiss: Lockheed, Raytheon, Bombardier Team to Chase Air Force JSTARS Recap Program

Lockheed Martin has partnered with Raytheon and Bombardier to develop a version of the latter company’s Global business jet in pursuit of the U.S. Air Force‘s JSTARS Recapitalization program U.S. Air Force. Rob Weiss, executive vice president and general manager at Lockheed’s Skunk Works business, said Tuesday the companies will seek to combine their experience …

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Boeing, Bombardier Develop Maritime Surveillance Aircraft; Bob Schoeffling Comments

Boeing has partnered with Bombardier to develop a new maritime surveillance aircraft that combines Boeing’s P-8 sensors and mission systems and Bombardier’s Challenger 605 flight features, DoD Buzz reported Monday. Kris Osborn reports the aircraft is designed for maritime and over-land surveillance, search-and-rescue and border and harbor security operations. “We chose the Challenger very …

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Bill Molloy Promoted to VP Post at Bombardier Aerospace

Bombardier Aerospace has made a series leadership changes in its parts services team, including a new vice president and director of customer services and support for the CSeries aircraft. Bill Molloy, formerly director of customer services and support for the CSeries aircraft, has succeeded the retiring Diane De Souza as VP of the …

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Siemens, Bombardier to Update New York Train Control System; John Paljug Comments

A consortium of Siemens and Bombardier Transportation has been awarded a potential $90 million contract for the first phase of a train control system upgrade on two commuter lines in the U.S. Siemens’ rail automation business unit and Bombardier Transportation will work to build, evaluate and commission the Positive Train Control system for New York’s …

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Air Force Receives Northrop-Built Global Hawk UAS With Battlefield Airborne Comms Node

Northrop Grumman has delivered an RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system equipped with the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node to the U.S. Air Force. The company said Thursday it developed BACN to translate and distribute voice communications and other battlespace information from multiple sources to disparate users and networks. BACN is designed to also integrate …

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Saab Unveils Airborne Early Warning & Control Aircraft

Saab has unveiled a new airborne surveillance platform the company built for United Arab Emirates as part of an aircraft development and production contract awarded in 2015. The company said Friday its GlobalEye Airborne Early Warning & Control aircraft is derived from Bombardier‘s Global 6000 model and equipped with an extended-range Erieye radar technology. …

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Saab Highlights Features of Swordfish Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Saab has said its Swordfish maritime patrol aircraft is designed to feature reduced size, weight and power requirements than large “airliner-type” MPAs. The company said Monday Swordfish integrates Bombardier‘s Global 6000 long-range aircraft, General Dynamics‘ acoustics processor and Saab’s airborne surveillance systems. Swordfish works to operate for approximately 13 hours and provide a payload capacity …

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