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RNLAF receives first upgraded CH-47F

Khalem Chapman

Boeing has delivered the first CH-47F Chinook heavy-lift tactical transport helicopter with an upgraded cockpit to the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF).

Khalem Chapman

Boeing receives new Poseidon production contract

Khalem Chapman

Boeing has been contracted to produce a further 18 P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft – a deal which includes more aircraft for the US Navy and the first examples for New Zealand and South Korea.

Khalem Chapman

Modification work begins on new “Air Force One”

Khalem Chapman

The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) has announced that the first of two Boeing 747-8s to be modified to VC-25B standard to become a new “Air Force One”, has begun.

Khalem Chapman
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RAF Rivet Joints: Out of the Shadows

Dino Carrara

The RAF has been highly secretive over the years about the electronic intelligence role of 51 Sqn. With this in mind, Aviation News Editor Dino Carrara was intrigued to hear what would be revealed at a recent press event held at RAF Waddington.

Dino Carrara

Boeing contracted to support for British AH-64Es

Khalem Chapman

The US Department of Defense has announced it has contracted Boeing to provide support services for the UK’s future AH-64E attack helicopter fleet.

Khalem Chapman

Boeing arrives in Finland for HX Challenge

Khalem Chapman

Boeing has landed at Pirkkala air base, near Tampere, Finland, to begin flight trials under the nation’s HX Challenge – which seeks to find a replacement for the Ilmavoimat’s (Finnish Air Force’s) fleet of F/A-18C/D Hornets.

Khalem Chapman

Boeing completes first Loyal Wingman fuselage

Khalem Chapman

Boeing Australia recently completed the major structural assembly of its first Airpower Teaming System (ATS) prototype fuselage – marking a major milestone in producing a Loyal Wingman platform.

Khalem Chapman
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F-15EX maintaining combat mass

Jamie Hunter

The US Department of Defense has finally secured funding for an initial batch of F-15EX Advanced Eagles from Boeing...

Jamie Hunter
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More Wedge(tail) for Boeing

Jon Lake

The UK’s purchase of the Boeing E-7A Wedgetail airborne early warning and control aircraft has already caused controversy...

Jon Lake

Boeing Publishes Southeast Asia Prospects

Gordon Smith

While the 2020 Singapore Airshow is unlikely to offer anything close to the blockbuster orders of years gone by, one of the biggest names in the business remains upbeat about the region’s longer-term prospects.

Gordon Smith