Boeing, GOL Sign Order for 30 737 MAX 10 Airplanes, 15 MAX 8s

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– New agreement converts some MAX 8 orders to the larger MAX 10 model, adds 15 more jets

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and GOL Airlines announced today that the Brazilian carrier is adding the newest and largest member of the 737 MAX family with a new contract that converts 30 current MAX orders to the 737 MAX 10.

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Boeing, Goshawk Aviation Announce Order for 20 737 MAXs

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– Growing lessor expands beyond sale-leaseback model with first direct Boeing airplane order

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Goshawk Aviation Limited. announced an order for 20 737 MAX airplanes at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow. The order, valued at $2.3 billion according to current list prices, marks the first time the aircraft lessor has purchased jets directly from Boeing.

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Boeing, TAROM Romanian Air Transport Announce Order for Five Boeing 737 MAX 8 Airplanes

Deal includes support from Boeing Global Services on current and new airplanes

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and TAROM (Romanian Air Transport), the national carrier of Romania, today announced they signed an order for five 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The $586 million order, at current list prices, was previously listed as unidentified on Boeing’s Orders & Deliveries website.

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Lockheed Martin Introduces LM-100J ‘FireHerc’ At Farnborough International Airshow

Lockheed Martin’s LM-100J “FireHerc,” a civil-certified firefighting airtanker, builds on the C-130’s proven and vital role in firefighting by dispersing retardant to contain and control fires in locations with complex terrain and compromised operating conditions. Lockheed Martin image by Marco Riccio.

Newest member of the Super Hercules is civil-certified firefighting airtanker

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16, 2018  /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today at Farnborough International Airshow (FIAS) introduced the LM-100J “FireHerc,” a civil-certified firefighting airtanker variant of the proven C-130J Super Hercules that is the airlifter of choice for 18 nations around the world.

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Sikorsky Delivers First Black Hawk Helicopter to the City of San Diego Fire-Rescue Department

Fire suppression, advanced life support, and search and rescue are priority missions for the new aircraft

COATESVILLE, Penn., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, has delivered an S-70 Black Hawk helicopter to the City of San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. When modified by a third party as a FIREHAWK® helicopter with a 1,000-gallon belly tank, retractable snorkel, extended landing gear and rescue hoist, the City of San Diego will have a multirole platform with the speed to more quickly find and extinguish wildfires, perform rescue missions, and deliver initial medical care across the city and neighboring counties.

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Boeing donates $5 million to launch European STEM education effort

Investment to support expansion of the Newton Room concept in nine countries across Europe

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced a $5 million investment in Newton Europe to launch Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)-focused “Newton Rooms” across nine European countries.

Pioneered by non-profit organization FIRST Scandinavia, Newton Rooms are themed, state-of-the-art classrooms focused on experiential learning. Boeing’s multi-year investment will establish Newton Rooms in the United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Poland and Sweden.

“Newton’s proven teaching methods and immersive, hands-on educational environments will help excite future innovators to pursue careers in STEM fields—many of which can be found at Boeing,” said Dennis Muilenburg, Boeing chairman, president and CEO. “In addition to our financial investment, Boeing teammates here in the U.K. and throughout Europe will continue to volunteer their time and talents to help create innovative and engaging learning opportunities for students.”

The investment will fund several Newton Room concepts to deliver high-quality experiential STEM education to primary and secondary school students in Europe:

  • Boeing Newton Flight Academy: A permanent classroom used to teach students aviation-related STEM concepts, reinforced with full-motion flight simulators manufactured in Spain.
  • Boeing Newton Rooms: A themed, state-of-the-art permanent classroom focused on experiential learning. Potential themes include space, biofuels and advanced materials and manufacturing.
  • Boeing Pop-Up Newton Rooms: A portable package of flight simulator panels and classroom materials used to create a temporary Newton Room in virtually any suitable existing space.

Since 2013, Boeing has helped establish these three Newton concepts, with one of each in Denmark, Norway and the Netherlands. Non-profit organization FIRST Scandinavia successfully operates an additional 40 Newton Rooms in Norway.

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Boeing, Jackson Square Aviation Announce Order for 30 737 MAXs

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Aircraft lessor reaches major milestone, placing its first direct order from a jet maker

Jackson Square Aviation becomes 100th customer of 737 MAX program with order valued at $3.5 billion

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Jackson Square Aviation (JSA) announced the leasing company has ordered 30 737 MAX airplanes in its first direct purchase from a jet maker, reflecting the evolution of the airplane lessor’s business and its confidence in the market for 737 MAXs.

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