The Boeing Co said Wednesday it was combining its military and space units into one division in order to better meet the evolving needs of the US military. The two units -- Military Aircraft and Missile Systems and Boeing Space and Communications -- will be merged to form Integrated Defense Systems, which will group the aerospace giant's space, defense and intelligence capabilities under one umbrella. "Integrated solutions -- joining network-centric information with integrated military air, land, sea and space-based platforms -- is the direction modern defense systems are moving," said Boeing chief executive officer Phil Condit in a statement.
Home / World Business Quick Take
Fri, Jul 12, 2002 - Page 12 News List
Boeing combines units
This story has been viewed 2254 times.
Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.
Listing from 2016-09-23 to 2016-09-30
- Most read
- Most e-mailed
1Typhoon Megi prompts sea warning
2Land alert issued ahead of typhoon Megi
3Jackie Chan replicas axed
4Storm leaves four dead, hundreds hurt
5Doctors find tapeworm larvae in woman’s spine