Boeing urges India to rewrite rules on buying foreign weapons

Boeing has called for India to rewrite its rules on buying foreign weapons as Narendra Modi’s government battles to contain the controversy surrounding India’s €8bn purchase of 36 fighter jets from France’s Dassault. New Delhi on Saturday rebutted comments by François Hollande, the former French…

Boeing Wins $31M Navy Deal for Upgrading P-8A Repair Manual

The Boeing Company (BA – Free Report) recently won a $30.8-million modification contract for upgrading the structural repair manual of the P-8A Multi-mission Maritime aircraft. The deal was awarded by the Air Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, MD. Work related to the agreement will…

Another set of Chinook Helicopter components delivered Boeing India

American defence major Boeing and Dynamatic Technologies have announced delivery of another set of aft pylon and cargo ramp components for Boeing’s H-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopter. Indian firm Dynamatic Technologies manufactures critical components for H-47 Chinook, one of the world’s most advanced multi-mission, heavy-lift transport…

BOEING’S APACHE AND CHINOOK CHOPPERS FOR INDIA COMPLETE INAUGURAL FLIGHTS

Aerospace major Boeing on Friday said that it has carried out the first flights of India’s Apache and Chinook helicopters destined for delivery in 2019. “First flight of India’s Apache and Chinook helicopters are important milestones towards strengthening Indian armed forces capabilities,” Boeing India President…

BOEING AIMS FOR INDIAN NAVY’S 57 NEW CARRIER BASED MULTI ROLE FIGHTERS CONTRACT

U.S. aircraft maker Boeing has finished detailed capability studies that conclude that the company’s F/A-18E Block III Super Hornet, a supersonic twin-engine carrier-capable multi-role fighter jet based on the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet, will be able to operate heavily armed from the flight deck of…

BOEING REVIEWS NEW ICBM DESIGN OPTIONS WITH US AIR FORCE

Boeing has presented the U.S. Air Force with design options for America’s next intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD). “We offered the Air Force cost and performance trades for a deterrent that will address emerging and future threats,” said Frank McCall,…

U.S Air Force says completed final tests for Boeing KC 46

Boeing Co’s KC-46 mid-air refueling tankers have completed the final flight tests ahead of its first aircraft delivery in late October, the company and the U.S. Air Force said on Friday. The KC-46 test program will move to follow-on receiver aircraft testing and certifications required…

India wants 110 fighter jets; Boeing sees a 2 yr wait before deal is done – YouTube

This video shows you that India wants 110 fighter jets; Boeing sees a 2 yr wait before deal is done. It could be another two years before India picks the winner of the world’s biggest combat aircraft order, according to a senior Co. executive. Boeing…

Boeing Apache, Turkish ATAK Compete In Moroccan Helicopter Program

Boeing Apache, Turkish ATAK Compete In Moroccan Helicopter Program Boeing AH-64 Apache helicopters and Turkish TAI T-129 ATAK helicopters are in fray for Moroccan helicopter program. Morocco reportedly is in negotiations with American Boeing for the purchase of Apache AH-64 helicopters for its Armed Forces….