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Boeing's defense business announced this week the launch of a new Unmanned Airborne Systems division, which will group all the company's drone projects to better compete for military contracts. The formation of the new division reflects the growing interest by various air forces in unmanned aerial vehicles for everything from high-altitude surveillance and coastal patrols to tracking natural "The new division establishes a single team focused on implementing a common strategy for unmanned systems and services," said Jim Albaugh, president of Boeing Integrated Defense Systems (IDS).

Tags: management , Pentagon , Jim Albaugh

Tuesday - 06/16/2009, 01:26pm EDT

DHS renews SBINet contract with Boeing despite shortcomings

DHS and Boeing understand that they must show successes in 2010 or risk major changes to the initiative. Lawmakers express frustration over lack of progress after three years, $1.1 billion.

Tags: contracting , technology , Mark Borkowski , Richard Stana , Bennie Thompson , Loretta Sanchez , Christopher Carney , DHS , CBP , GAO , House Homeland Security Committee , Timothy Peters , Secure Border Initiative , SBINet

Friday - 09/18/2009, 07:04am EDT
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Air Force sets new date for tanker RFP

Contract could be worth $35 billion. This is third time the Air Force is trying to award the modernization contract.

Tags: contracting , Air Force , EADS , Northrop Grumman , KC-X Tanker

Tuesday - 02/09/2010, 03:20pm EST

DHS deciding on future of SBInet

The border security program continues to experience delays. Secretary Napolitano calls for reassessment to make sure program is meeting agency's needs. DHS will not move forward with any new SBInet deployments in the near future.

Tags: security , technology , Mark Borkowski , Janet Napolitano , Bennie Thompson , Mark Souder , DHS , CBP , House Homeland Security Committee , Heritage Foundation , Jena Baker-McNeil , SBINet , border security

Friday - 01/22/2010, 06:59am EST
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Army makes case to keep FCS funding

Termination fees could impact budget of future modernization efforts. New strategy to detail incremental approach; Boeing still to do some work.

Tags: technology , contracting , Stephen Speakes , Ross Thompson , Rickey Smith , Robert Gates , DoD , Army , SAIC , FCS , modernization

Thursday - 07/02/2009, 06:25am EDT
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DoD turns off Boeing Army Radio program

The Pentagon says the program costs too much to keep it going.

Tags: DoD Report , Army , contracting , In Depth , Bloomberg

Friday - 10/14/2011, 07:40pm EDT

DoD awards Boeing $12B Air Force C-17 contract

Boeing has received a $12 billion dollar contract to keep the Defense Department's C-17 Globemaster transport planes flying

Tags: acquisition , contracting , industry , DoD , Air Force , C-17

Tuesday - 10/04/2011, 07:23am EDT

Air Force tankers may be example of high cost of doing nothing

Tanker battle creates strange bedfellows.

Tags: contract , Northrop Grumman , Air Force tankers , Michael Dunn

Friday - 03/13/2009, 12:06pm EDT
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Labor board drops high-profile Boeing complaint

Tags: DOL , NLRB , industry

Friday - 12/09/2011, 05:38pm EST

Analysis: Who will win the Air Force tanker contract?

The first two bids were expected but a surprise third bidder has joined the contest. Aviation industry analyst Richard Aboulafia explains.

Tags: Federal Drive , EADS , KC-135 , Vyomika Jairam , Antonov , Air Force , tanker contract

Tuesday - 07/13/2010, 09:08am EDT
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