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Boeing gets contract from U.S. Army for 6 MH-47G Block II Chinook helicopters

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Boeing has secured a contract from the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command (USASOAC) for the production of six MH-47G Block II helicopters, valued...

Canada selects Boeing’s P-8A Poseidon as its Multi-Mission Aircraft

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Canada has chosen Boeing's P-8A Poseidon as its Multi-Mission Aircraft (CMMA) through a Foreign Military Sales Letter of Offer and Acceptance, aiming to acquire...

Boeing awarded $2.3 billion for 15 additional U.S. Air Force KC-46A tankers

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Boeing has secured a $2.3 billion Lot 10 contract from the U.S. Air Force, allowing the construction of an additional 15 KC-46A Pegasus tankers....

U.S. military Osprey crashes in Sea of Japan: eight fatalities

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A U.S. military Boeing/Bell Osprey aircraft carrying eight individuals crashed into the sea near Yakushima, Japan, nobody survived the fatal crash. The incident occurred...

U.S. Navy Boeing P-8A Poseidon overruns runway and ditches into Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii

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On 20 November, a Boeing P-8A Poseidon (registered 169561 and coded YD-561), operated by VP-4 "The Skinny Dragons", suffered a runway overrun during landing at...

NATO to replace its ageing AWACS fleet with Boeing E-7 planes

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NATO plans to replace its ageing AWACS surveillance planes from the Cold War era based on the Boeing 707, with militarised Boeing 737s. The...

Successful first flight of enhanced AH-64E Apache helicopter Version 6.5

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Boeing has successfully conducted the first flight of the enhanced AH-64E Apache Version 6.5 (V6.5), marking a significant milestone in the platform's modernisation efforts....

Poland’s Minister of Defence visits Boeing Apache site to celebrate Apache attack helicopter selection

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On September 26, 2023, Boeing hosted a delegation led by Poland's Minister of National Defence, Mariusz Blaszczak, at its Boeing Mesa site in Arizona....

Indonesia announces commitment to acquire Boeing F-15EX fighter jets

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Indonesia signs a Memorandum of Understanding to procure up to 24 F-15EX advanced fighter jets Indonesian Minister of Defence tours F-15 production line...

Boeing transitions to new CH-47 Chinook production with final Block I contract: 18 units to South Korea and 1 to Spain

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Boeing continuing modernisation efforts on CH-47 platform with advanced Block II Chinook Final Block I order sends South Korea 18 Chinooks, one to...

Boeing completes T-7A first flight with U.S. Air Force

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Milestone marks the start of the engineering and manufacturing development phase of the programme Boeing and the Air Force tested the aircraft in...

Boeing awarded U.S. Air Force KC-46A upgrade contract

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The Block 1 upgrade will add advanced communications capabilities to further enhance the aircraft’s data connectivity and situational awarenessBoeing will enhance the KC-46A's advanced...

Boeing to produce 184 Apache helicopters for U.S. Army & international customers

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Boeing will build E-model AH-64s for the U.S. Army and international operators Australia is the 18th nation to select Apaches as their attack...

Launch of the Task Force on the Fighter of the Future.

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In the coming weeks, the Belgian Royal High Institute for Defence will bring together important players from the Belgian industry in the framework of...

Boeing begins MH-139A Grey Wolf helicopter production

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Deliveries to the U.S. Air Force are slated to begin in 2024 The MH-139A will replace the UH-1N Huey, offering additional missile security...

U.S. Army Apache attack helicopters achieve 5 million flight hours

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Five million hours equates to flying an AH-64 nonstop for more than 208,333 days The Apache continues to prove its reliability and versatility...

Boeing receives U.S. Air Force E-7 Airborne Early Warning & Control Aircraft contract

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The E-7 will provide the U.S. Air Force with 360-degree critical domain awareness and Advanced Battle Management System capabilities Open systems architecture and...

Boeing sets F/A-18 production completion date as Defense business pivots to future work

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- Defense, Space & Security plans St. Louis workforce growth supporting new and next-generation military aircraft programs and services - F/A-18 Service Life...

Boeing awarded U.S. Air Force contract for 15 KC-46A tankers

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- 138 KC-46A aerial refuelers are on order globally - Multi-mission Pegasus provides advanced capabilities for the joint force and alliesThe U.S. Air Force has...

Egypt purchases new Boeing CH-47F Chinooks to modernise fleet

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Contract continues 40+ year partnership and provides Egyptian Air Force with advanced multi-mission helicopter capabilities Deliveries anticipated to begin in 2026The U.S. Army...

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