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Boeing Flies into Ethiopia on Mercy Mission

Boeing announced today a continuation of its joint venture with Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach to deliver medical equipment to Ethiopia’s Black Lion Hospital. The mercy missions began in December of 2010 when Boeing assisted in the delivery of anesthesia equipment. Boeing’s latest relief flight landed in Ethiopia yesterday. …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, General Dynamics won a $177 million contract to support supply activity in Kuwait. Boeing won a $190 million contract to manufacture aircraft for the U.S. Army. Northrop Grumman, SAIC and BAE Systems all won deals with the Department of Defense. BAE Systems picked up an addition $3.8 million …

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What Will Fly in 2025?

NASA tasked Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and The Boeing Company with studying designs for advanced concept aircrafts due for delivery in 2025. The contract specifies all designs must meet NASA’s goals of less noise, cleaner exhaust and lower fuel consumption. The aircraft must fly up to 85 percent of the …

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Report Outlines 2011 Outlook for Biggest GovCon Aerospace Companies

A report by Zacks Equity Research has detailed the outlook for the nation’s largest government-contracting companies in the aerospace and defense areas: Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Northrop Grumman. There will be contracts to be gained next year: This month, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill worth some $725 …

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Boeing Next-Generation Jet Debuts in US

The Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 made its maiden voyage this week in the United States with Continental Airlines, the companies have announced. The plane, which took flight over Seattle, has redesigned interiors with more space in overhead storage bins, LED lighting, touchscreen controls and noise-reducing side panels. Fuel efficiency is also …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, ManTech finalized its acquisition of MTCSC for $75 million. Boeing has finalized its purchase of Montana-based Summit Aeronautics Group. CSC has acquired Alexandria, Va.-based CenTauri Solutions, increasing the firm’s C4ISR offering. Raytheon has a deal in place to purchase Applied Signal Technology, Inc. at a total cost of …

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Thursday Transactions

This week’s government contracting M&A was highlighted by Raytheon’s move to purchase Applied Signal for a reported $490 million. CSC made a play to increase it’s C4ISR offering by acquiring CenTauri. This week also saw the finalization of three acquisitions with GTEC closing its  purchase of Signature Government Solutions and …

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Boeing Spreads Joy as Supplier of Medical Equipment in Ethiopia

In a project delivering much-needed medical equipment to Ethiopia’s largest hospital, Boeing has partnered with Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach. The move echoes the drive from many companies to benefit the needy using technology. Over the holidays, more than 12,000 pounds of medical supplies, anesthesia machines, monitors and books …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat signed an $8.8 million deal as part of a current contract to support engineering and design services for the Ohio Replacement Program, a next-generation strategic deterrent submarine. Jacobs Engineering (NYSE: JEC) won a basic ordering agreement from the FAA for design-build services …

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