Tag Archives: Boeing

Boeing Reopens Commercial Airplanes Production in Puget Sound Amidst COVID-19; Stan Deal Quoted

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Boeing has announced that the company will resume all Commercial Airplanes production in a phased approach at its Puget Sound-region facilities next week, after suspending operations last month in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced on Friday.

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Will Roper: Air Force, Boeing Deal on KC-46 Could Lead to Autonomous Aerial Refueling

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Will Roper, acquisition executive at the U.S. Air Force and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said a deal between the service and Boeing to implement a final remote vision system design for the KC-46A Pegasus tanker could pave the way for autonomous aerial refueling of other aircraft, Defense News reported Wednesday.

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Boeing Suspends Production Operations to Ensure Health Safety During COVID-19 Outbreak; Steve Parker Quoted

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Boeing has announced that it will temporarily suspend production operations at its facilities in Ridley Township, Pennsylvania, in light of the company's continuous assessment of the spread of COVID-19 in the region, the company reported on Friday

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Boeing-USAF Team Begins Air Force One Modifications

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Boeing and government personnel have commenced the effort to modify 747-8 aircraft into VC-25B, also known as the next Air Force One presidential aircraft. Modifications began in late February as the team cleared foreign object debris in the two 747-8 aircraft and the facility where work will take place, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center said Wednesday.

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Viasat Names Jim Dodd, Peter Langkilde, Krishna Nathan to Leadership Roles to Strengthen Management Team; Rick Baldridge Quoted

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Viasat has appointed Jim Dodd, as president of Global Mobile Solutions, Peter Langkilde, as vice president and Head of Broadband Services for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Dr. Krishna Nathan, as chief information officer (CIO) to expand its global leadership team, the company announced on Thursday.

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Jacobs Joins The Valuable 500 to Advance Workforce Diversity; Steve Demetriou Quoted

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Jacobs has joined The Valuable 500, an organization that seeks to ensure disability inclusion is on business leadership agendas, to Jacobs to  encourage corporate diversity, including disability, in the workplace, the company announced on Tuesday at the World Economic Forum (WEF).

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David Patterson to be Nominated DoD Principal Deputy Undersecretary for Personnel, Readiness

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President Donald Trump intends to nominate J. David Patterson, senior vice president of strategic business opportunities at SMA, to be principal deputy undersecretary for personnel and readiness at the Department of Defense, the White House announced Monday.

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