The Pentagon has awarded Boeing a contract worth $100 million that involves upgrade of US Air Force’s Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) planes.
This contract provides for the continued acquisition of supplies and services associated with the production of the E-3 AWACS Block 40/45 upgrade, the US Department of Defense said in a statement Thursday.
Work is expected to be completed by fiscal 2024.
Boeing has announced plans to test its F/A-18 Super Hornet jet on a carrier ski-jump to make a pitch for Indias carrier-based aircraft procurement program even as Russias MiG is expecting an order to supply the MiG-29K jets for the same. Indias Russian origin aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya and India's first Indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC-1) use the ski-jump system while US carriers use the catapult-launch system
Elbit Systems has won a contract worth $136 million to equip Boeing and Airbus aircraft with airborne laser Direct Infra-Red Counter Measure (DIRCM) and missile warning systems. Under the terms of the contracts, the Asia-pacific customers aircraft will be armed with DIRCM systems from the MUSIC family, including the company's infra-red missile warning systems, Elbit Systems said in a statement Monday
Boeing has won a contract valued $19.3 million to repair various avionics equipment used on the US Navy F/A-18 aircraft
Bell Boeing has delivered the first CMV-22B Osprey to the US Navy which will be used for transportation of personnel and cargo to aircraft carriers at sea. “The Navy has received the first CMV-22B Osprey built by Bell Textron Inc
Tapestry Solutions, a subsidiary of Boeing, has announced it has secured a five-year US Air Force recompete contract to sustain and modernize the Global Decision Support System, or GDSS – the principal command and control (C2) software platform that supports global Air Mobility Command (AMC) missions. GDSS helps mobility aircrews plan and execute core missions, ranging from aerial refueling to strategic airlift, while providing a common operational picture for AMC and mission partners on a fully integrated platform
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