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January 12, 2009

Boeing Completes Apache Longbow Training Upgrade Contract

Six-Year Program Upgraded Sim Equipment

Boeing announced Monday its Integrated Defense Systems Training Systems and Services organization has completed a six-year US Army contract to retrofit and upgrade 22 Apache Longbow Crew Trainers, 22 Maintenance Training Devices and a Longbow Collective Training System.

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EADS Adds Three Years To A400M Timetable

'New Approach' Means More Of Same Delays

Airbus Military and EADS announced Monday a "new approach" for the oft-delayed A400M military program... telling its partner nations they must join together to "find a way forward" with the trouble-plagued aircraft.

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First Production VH-71 To Start Final Production Phase

Integration Of Helo's Systems Begins At Owego Facility

The first Lockheed Martin pilot production VH-71 presidential helicopter to begin the integration and final production process arrived at the company's Owego, NY, facility Friday. Six of nine helicopters that make up the first phase of the VH-71 presidential helicopter program are now in the US, including four test-configured aircraft and two production aircraft.

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Navy Review Board Agrees With Family Of Missing Airman

Board Says Evidence Doesn't Warrant Changing Airman's Status

At a hearing held last week to evaluate the status of a missing US pilot, a Navy review board agreed with family members, concluding that the government needs to do more to find out what actually happened, before changing the airman's status again.

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