Boeing Phantom Works

Type: Company
Name: Boeing Phantom Works
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing to design XS-1 experimental spaceplane

Huntington Beach, California – Boeing plans to design a reusable launch vehicle for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in support of the U.S. government’s efforts to reduce satellite launch costs. DARPA’s XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane ... [Published Aerospace Manufacturing and Design - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing to Design XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane

Boeing Employee Information Hotline at 1-800-899-6431HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 15, 2014 – Boeing plans to design an autonomous reusable launch vehicle, shown here in an artist’s concept, to lower satellite launch costs under a new contract for the ... [Published Boeing - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Farnborough: Boeing bullish about state of rotorcraft business

Rotorhub 14th July 2014 - 14:21 by Tony Skinner in LondonDespite a projected fall in production numbers of US military rotorcraft in coming years, Boeing remains bullish about the long-term health of the segment.The company has seen the peak of production ... [Published Shephard - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Space talk a blast for students

A New Zealander's desire to be the first Kiwi in space has enthralled a group of Stratford students.Dr Karen Willcox, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (MIT), was recently at St Mary's Diocesan School to talk to the girls about her goals of ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing Phantom Swift Joins VTOL X-Plane Comp

Boeing's Phantom Works division believes its entry into DARPA's VTOL X-Plane competition could shape the next generation of vertical takeoff and landing-capable aircraft designs.In February 2013, DARPA (the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) ... [Published Armed Forces International - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing advances Phantom Swift

UV Online 24 June 2014 - 22:36 by Andrew White in St LouisBoeing’s Phantom Works has claimed its offering for DARPA’s Vertical Takeoff and Landing Experimental Plane (X-Plane) programme has the potential to spawn an entirely new family of systems in the ... [Published Shephard - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 2 reports

Boeing wins contract to design vertical takeoff aircraft

Boeing is one of four companies that U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has chosen to design new vertical takeoff and landing aircraft, the agency announced this week."For generations, new designs for vertical takeoff and landing aircraft ... [Published seattlepi.com - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing Phantom Swift Selected for DARPA X-Plane Competition

ST. LOUIS - Phantom Swift, a prototype Boeing [NYSE: BA] initially built in less than a month, has been accepted to be part of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) X-plane program.DARPA is trying to ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 16 2014 - Updated Mar 16 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing to Show New Small Satellite Model at Satellite 2014 Conference

Boeing will showcase its latest achievements in satellite technology - including its newest design, the Boeing 502 Phoenix, a commercial version of the Phantom Phoenix prototype introduced last year by Phantom Works - and progress on production of the ... [Published Space Daily - Mar 16 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 07 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing to Show New Small Satellite Model at Satellite 2014 Conference

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Boeing [NYSE: BA] will showcase its latest achievements in satellite technology – including its newest design, the Boeing 502 Phoenix, a commercial version of the Phantom Phoenix prototype introduced last year by Phantom Works – and ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 07 2014]

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"It was so good how she had models that we could use" Bree-Anna said
...tilt-wing fans for improved controllability is the unique feature of the Phantom Swift", Boeing's Brian Ritter told media representatives today. "In the challenge of efficient hover and high-speed flight the answer is in ducted-fan technology, and this is something that Boeing is now investing heavily in."
...grail for tactical military aviation," Dan Newman, Boeing Phantom Works Advanced Vertical Lift capture team lead, said in a news release, adding: "Designing an aircraft to perform a vertical takeoff, while maintaining adequate low-speed control, is challenging. Sustaining efficient hover is also difficult, and adding a high cruising speed is even more challenging"
+ Steve Sichi, director, design center, Boeing Satellite Systems International, Inc. - "Engineering Forum: Payload Innovation - What Architectures and Technologies will Enhance Next Big Satellite Service Marketplace?" March 10, 3:15 p.m

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Boeing to design XS-1 experimental spaceplane [Published Aerospace Manufacturing and Design - Jul 23 2014]
Boeing to Design XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane [Published Boeing - Jul 15 2014]
Farnborough: Boeing bullish about state of roto... [Published Shephard - Jul 14 2014]
Space talk a blast for students [Published Taranaki Daily News - Jul 13 2014]
Boeing Phantom Swift Joins VTOL X-Plane Comp [Published Armed Forces International - Jun 26 2014]
Boeing advances Phantom Swift [Published Shephard - Jun 25 2014]
Boeing wins contract to design vertical takeoff... [Published seattlepi.com - Mar 21 2014]
Boeing Phantom Swift Selected for DARPA X-Plane... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Mar 20 2014]
Boeing Phantom Swift Selected for DARPA X-Plane... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 19 2014]
Boeing to Show New Small Satellite Model at Sat... [Published Space Daily - Mar 16 2014]
Boeing to Show New Small Satellite Model at Sat... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 07 2014]
Small Satellites on a BIG Mission: Air Force La... [Published SpaceRef - Nov 21 2013]
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Boeing Phantom Swift Selected for DARPA X-Plane... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Mar 20 2014]
Phantom Swift, a prototype Boeing initially built in less than a month, has been accepted to be part of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) X-plane program.DARPA is trying to mature a new aircraft configuration ...
Boeing Phantom Swift Selected for DARPA X-Plane... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 19 2014]
ST. LOUIS - Phantom Swift, a prototype Boeing [NYSE: BA] initially built in less than a month, has been accepted to be part of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) X-plane program.DARPA is trying to ...
Boeing to Show New Small Satellite Model at Sat... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 07 2014]
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Boeing [NYSE: BA] will showcase its latest achievements in satellite technology – including its newest design, the Boeing 502 Phoenix, a commercial version of the Phantom Phoenix prototype introduced last year by Phantom Works – and ...
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