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  • ​Boeing plugs remaining 12 C-17s on international market


    Boeing is working on the sale of the 12 final C-17 strategic transport aircraft, but says its joint marketing with Embraer on the KC-390 programme is taking longer than expected.


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  • ​Boeing plugs remaining 12 C-17s on international market


    Boeing is working on the sale of the 12 final C-17 strategic transport aircraft, but says its joint marketing with...


  • Pentagon proposes buying fewer fighters, unmanned aircraft in FY2015 budget


    ​The US Department of Defense unveiled a budget proposal on 4 March that would slash billions of dollars in aviation...


  • SINGAPORE: Boeing confident of placing unsold C-17s


    Boeing is placing a high priority on finding customers for the 15 C-17 strategic transports it decided to build without...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF prepares for new air transport era with A400M

    News | 09 Jul 2014 13:56 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force’s first pair of Airbus A400M tactical transports are scheduled to be accepted just over two months from now, with the European type to provide a long-anticipated and much-needed replacement for its already-retired Lockheed Martin C-130Ks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-RAF-prepares-for-new-air-transport-era-with-A400M-400774/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Redesign transforms KC-390 into all-new market threat

    News | 08 Jul 2014 07:50 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Embraer’s original idea for a “C-390” airlifter once seemed as straightforward as the designation implies. Engineers could borrow the wing and engine of the proven, passenger-carrying E-190, and modify the cabin as a cargo hold with a rear ramp.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Redesign-transforms-KC-390-into-all-new-market-threat-400462/
  • ​Boeing plugs remaining 12 C-17s on international market

    News | 05 Jun 2014 07:51 | Greg Waldron

    Boeing is working on the sale of the 12 final C-17 strategic transport aircraft, but says its joint marketing with Embraer on the KC-390 programme is taking longer than expected.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-plugs-remaining-12-C-17s-on-international-market-400100/
  • Boeing moves 1,000 more jobs out of Puget Sound

    News | 10 Apr 2014 17:54 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing announced on 10 April plans to move 1,000 jobs supporting in-service commercial aircraft from the Puget Sound area of Washington State to Southern California within 20 months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-moves-1000-more-jobs-out-of-Puget-Sound-398140/
  • Boeing to accelerate C-17 line closure

    News | 08 Apr 2014 10:41 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has announced it will end production of its C-17 strategic transport around three months earlier than anticipated. The company announced last September that it was closing the Long Beach, California production line in late 2015. This has now been brought forward to mid-2015, “based on current market trends and the timing of expected orders”, says Boeing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-to-accelerate-C-17-line-closure-397972/
  • ANALYSIS: Boeing's vision for overhauling Port San Antonio

    News | 02 Apr 2014 09:27 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has a new plan for Port San Antonio, one of the largest military maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities in the world. But, the arrival of the first commercial aircraft – a Boeing 787-8 requiring substantial re-work prior to delivery to a customer – at the Port San Antonio facility three years ago was only the first step.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Boeings-vision-for-overhauling-Port-San-Antonio-397298/