Airborne Warning and Control System

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Australia sends air support against Islamic State militants

600 troops and combat aircraft from Australia have been sent to the UAE, pending 'final clearance' for air strikes.Staff ReporterAustralian prime minister Tony Abbott told his country’s parliament that Australian warplanes would begin supporting US-led ... [Published MaltaToday - 5 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

NATO Air Forces Begin Exercises in Baltic Region

Air forces of NATO and the alliance partners will conduct exercises on Tuesday and Wednesday, practicing techniques of airspace protection in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with the headquarters of the drills located at Amari Air Base near Tallinn, ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 7 reports

Boeing announces job relocations, business unit consolidation

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Boeing is moving much of its defense services and support activities from Washington State to other locations, the company announced.The move, which will take as much as three years to complete, will improve the competitiveness ... [Published UPI - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Chris Chadwick: Boeing Moving Defense Support Operations to Missouri, Other U.S. Locations

Boeing plans to transfer most of its defense support functions to St. Louis, Oklahoma City and other sites from Washington.The company estimates the relocation will take three years to complete and affect approximately 2,000 defense workers at the company’s ... [Published New New Internet - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Defense Departure is Boeing’s Latest ‘Thank You’ for Washington’s $8.7 Billion Tax Break - SPEEA

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Boeing Company’s decision to move large portions of its Defense, Space and Security division out of the Puget Sound region is the latest snub by corporate leaders to the engineers, technical workers and to Washington state ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Boeing plans 2,000 cuts in defense work

Boeing will announce Monday afternoon that over the next three years it will move significant defense work out of the Puget Sound region in Washington State, affecting the jobs of about 2,000 employees, according to people with detailed knowledge of the ... [Published Columbian.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing Said to Shift 2,000 Defense Jobs From Seattle Area

Boeing Co. (BA) , paring costs as U.S. military spending declines, is shifting 2,000 defense jobs away from the planemaker’s commercial hub in the Seattle area, two people familiar with the plans said.Services and support work done for projects including ... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

The Needed Debate

After Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait President George H.W. Bush vowed "This will not stand" and assembled plans and forces to expel him. He agreed that Congressional approval was required. But he did not insist it be a hurried decision. Nor did he ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

ATC's and AWACS are going to be busy!!

With the Coalition being formed to do airstrikes, the skies are going to get "full" fast.USAF (who knows the count and airframes)Netherlands - 6 F-16'sBelgium - 6 F-16'sBritain - (voting on sending Tornado's [why not the Eurofighter?])Australia - 8 F ... [Published World Affairs Board - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Stunning photos of the Belgian Air Force Days

The air show was particularly interesting, as it featured not only the usual solo display of several aircraft types, including the Dassault Rafale and the Mig-29, but also a tactical event whose aim was to provide the spectators a better insight on the ... [Published Luchtzak Aviation - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

Last AWACS return home from Afghanistan

NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation25 Sep. 2014 16:321,240 missions and 12,240 flying hours later the AWACS fleet is finally home. On Thursday, 25 September the last AWACS returned to its home base in Geilenkirchen, Germany from Mazar-e-Sharif, ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Welcome home! Last AWACS returns from Afghanistan

By SHAPE Public AffairsGEILENKIRCHEN, Germany - After more than 1,240 missions and 12,240 flying hours, the AWACS fleet is finally home. On Sept. 25, 2014, the last AWACS returned to its home base in Geilenkirchen, Germany, from Mazar-e Sharif, Afgha ... [Published DVIDS - Sep 25 2014]

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...However, Australia has held back from engaging in combat missions. Abbot told parliament "Australian air strikes await final clearances from the Iraqi government and a further decision by our own."
...and capabilities across the company," explained Jim O'Neill , president of Global Services and Support for Boeing Defense Space & Security. "Our goal is to minimize disruption to program execution by making the necessary changes in an orderly transition."
"The decision to consolidate these activities was difficult because it affects our employees, their families and their communities. However, this is necessary if we are going to differentiate ourselves from competitors and stay ahead of a rapidly changing global defense environment" said Chris Chadwick, Boeing Defense Space & Security president and chief executive officer
"St. Louis was pretty central to our decision, when you think of the other tactical air programs we have there" Johnson-Jones said

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NATO Air Forces Begin Exercises in Baltic Region [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - 4 hours ago]
Australia sends air support against Islamic Sta... [Published MaltaToday - 5 hours ago]
Boeing announces job relocations, business unit... [Published UPI - 16 hours ago]
Boeing to move 2,000 defence jobs from Seattle,... [Published Flight International - 16 hours ago]
Boeing (BA) to Move Defense Work Out of Washing... [Published Zacks.com - 17 hours ago]
Boeing Moves Defense Jobs Out Of Wash. To Cut C... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 19 hours ago]
NATO Air Forces Begin Exercises in Baltic Region [Published RIA Novosti - 23 hours ago]
Bad news for Washington State, Boeing moving jo... [Published Examiner.com - 23 hours ago]
Chris Chadwick: Boeing Moving Defense Support O... [Published New New Internet - Sep 30 2014]
Boeing To Shift Defense Jobs From Washington To... [Published RTTNews.com - Sep 30 2014]
Defense Departure is Boeing’s Latest ‘Thank You... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Sep 30 2014]
Boeing plans 2,000 cuts in defense work [Published Columbian.com - Sep 30 2014]
Boeing to move up 500 jobs to St. Louis area [Published STLtoday.com - Sep 30 2014]
Archvies: Boeing's Poseidon sub hunter for Navy... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 30 2014]
Boeing to move up 500 jobs to St. Louis [Published STLtoday.com - Sep 30 2014]
Boeing Said to Shift 2,000 Defense Jobs From Se... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 29 2014]
Boeing plans 2,000 cuts in defense work here [Published Seattle Times - Sep 29 2014]
UK Voyagers to gain further refuelling clearances [Published Jane's - Sep 29 2014]
Industry hails move [Published The Hindu - Sep 28 2014]
The Needed Debate [Published Huffington Post - Sep 27 2014]
ATC's and AWACS are going to be busy!! [Published World Affairs Board - Sep 26 2014]
Stunning photos of the Belgian Air Force Days [Published Luchtzak Aviation - Sep 26 2014]
Component receives pennant for Operation Unifie... [Published DVIDS - Sep 26 2014]
Last AWACS return home from Afghanistan [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 25 2014]
Last NATO AWACS back home [Published Kuwait News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
Did the US’s secretive spy drone take part in S... [Published Army Technology - Sep 25 2014]
Welcome home! Last AWACS returns from Afghanistan [Published DVIDS - Sep 25 2014]
Last AWACS return home from Afghanistan [Published NATO Latest News - Sep 25 2014]
Sony has asked a Commission of inquiry disaster... [Published RIN.ru - Sep 25 2014]
NATO concludes AWACS mission in Afghanistan [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 25 2014]
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NATO Air Forces Begin Exercises in Baltic Region [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - 4 hours ago]
Air forces of NATO and the alliance partners will conduct exercises on Tuesday and Wednesday, practicing techniques of airspace protection in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with the headquarters of the drills located at Amari Air Base near Tallinn, ...
Last AWACS return home from Afghanistan [Published NATO Latest News - Sep 25 2014]
1,240 missions and 12,240 flying hours later the AWACS fleet is finally home. On Thursday, 25 September the last AWACS returned to its home base in Geilenkirchen, Germany from Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan. ...
NATO concludes AWACS mission in Afghanistan [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 25 2014]
NATO has flown the final missions of its Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) over Afghanistan, the alliance disclosed on 21 September.Flown under the auspices of Operation 'Afghan Assist', the last mission of the NATO Airborne Early ...
The most interesting aircraft displayed at the ... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 22 2014]
Here are some stunning photos of the Belgian Air Force Days, held at Kleine Brogel airbase. On Sept. 13 – 14, Kleine Brogel airbase, in Belgium, hosted the Belgian Air Force Days, an airshow attended by several interesting local and foreign aircraft ...
Boeing forges ahead with MSA project [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 18 2014]
Boeing is forging ahead with its Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA), with ground and flight testing underway.Speaking at the African Aerospace & Defence exhibition being held at AFB Waterkloof, Robert Schoeffling of Boeing Military Aircraft noted ...
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