Asia-Pacific Customers Finalize Agreements for Boeing Digital Solutions to Enable Growth

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Agreement enables emerging Asia-Pacific airlines to strengthen digital services to support growth, including customer such as Vistara, Bamboo, Sichuan, and Virgin Australia

Diverse solutions streamline operations, enhance efficiency, and optimize maintenance

SINGAPORE, February 12, 2020 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced orders and agreements that will enable growth for multiple Asia-Pacific airlines in a rapidly developing region. These digital solutions lower costs across fleets for regional and international operators, enhance airline crew situational awareness and increase operational efficiency.

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Explorers Wanted: NASA to Hire More Artemis Generation Astronauts

Explorers Wanted: NASA to Hire More Artemis Generation Astronauts

NASA is hiring new astronauts to explore the Moon and Mars!
NASA is hiring new astronauts to explore the Moon and Mars! If you have what it takes to be an Artemis Generation astronaut, apply online March 2-31.
Credits: NASA

As NASA prepares to launch American astronauts this year on American rockets from American soil to the International Space Station – with an eye toward the Moon and Mars – the agency is announcing it will accept applications March 2 to 31 for the next class of Artemis Generation astronauts.

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California Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

California Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

NASA astronauts Jessica Meir, left, and Andrew Morgan pose for a photo in the Quest Airlock prior to a spacewalk on Oct. 18, 201
NASA astronauts Jessica Meir, left, and Andrew Morgan pose for a photo in the Quest Airlock prior to a spacewalk on Oct. 18, 2019.
Credits: NASA

Students from Southern California will have an opportunity this week to talk with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The Earth-to-space call will air live at 1:20 p.m. EST Thursday, Feb. 13, on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

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Third Lockheed Martin-Built GPS III Satellite Delivered to Cape Canaveral for First U.S. Space Force GPS III Launch in April

GPS III brings higher-power, more accurate and harder-to-jam signals to the GPS constellation

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The nation’s third next-generation GPS III satellite – and the first delivered by Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) to the new U.S. Space Force — has arrived in Florida for an expected April launch.

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Bell Boeing Delivers First V-22 for U.S. Navy’s Aircraft Carriers

Feb 10, 2020

The first CMV-22B Osprey has been delivered to Naval Air Station Patuxent River for developmental testing. To commemorate first delivery, Bell Boeing hosted a reveal ceremony in Amarillo, Texas. (Bell photo)

Latest V-22 variant will replace C-2A Greyhound fleet

AMARILLO, Texas, Feb. 10, 2020 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, delivered the first CMV-22B Osprey, which is the V-22 variant the U.S. Navy will use for transporting personnel and cargo to aircraft carriers at sea.

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BBAM Orders Three 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters

3D imagery, 737-800W, NG, 737, -800, -900, -700, -600

Agreement brings total number of orders and commitments for the 737-800BCF to 130

Boeing to expand 737-800BCF production capability, inaugurating a new production line this year at Guangzhou Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Company Ltd. (GAMECO) to meet strong demand

SINGAPORE, February 11, 2020 — BBAM and Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced the lessor has ordered three 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF), underscoring the growing e-commerce and express sector of the air cargo market. BBAM has one of the world’s biggest Next-Generation 737 fleets and has chosen the BCF program to convert three airplanes in its existing fleet.

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AIDEA Bolsters Support for Heavy REE Separation Plant & Renews Commitment to Ucore’s Bokan Heavy REE Project

Halifax, Nova Scotia – (February 10, 2020) – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV: UCU) (OTCQX: UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company) is pleased to provide the following progress update with respect to the roll-out of its MINE to METAL to MARKET  plan of strategic actions (the “M³ Plan“) for its Bokan-Dotson Ridge Rare Earth Project (the “Bokan Project” or “Bokan“); further to the Company’s press release of September 10, 2019.

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NASA Administrator Statement on Moon to Mars Initiative, FY 2021 Budget

NASA Administrator Statement on Moon to Mars Initiative, FY 2021 Budget

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine delivers the State of NASA address from NASA's Stennis Space Center in Mississippi on Feb. 10
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine delivers the State of NASA address from NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi on Feb. 10, 2020.
Credits: NASA

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine:

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Solar Orbiter Launch Takes Solar Science to New Heights

Solar Orbiter Launch Takes Solar Science to New Heights

Launch of the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter mission to study the Sun from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Feb. 9, 2020.
Launch of the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter mission to study the Sun from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Feb. 9, 2020.
Credits: Jared Frankle

Solar Orbiter, a new collaborative mission between ESA (European Space Agency) and NASA to study the Sun, launched at 11:03 p.m. EST Sunday on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

At 12:24 a.m. Monday, mission controllers at the European Space Operations Centre in Darmstadt, Germany, received a signal from the spacecraft indicating that its solar panels had successfully deployed.

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Boeing Australia Completes First Loyal Wingman Fuselage

Feb 9, 2020

Boeing Australia has completed the major fuselage structural assembly for its first Loyal Wingman aircraft, part of the Royal Australian Air Force’s Loyal Wingman – Advanced Development Program. The unmanned aircraft is one of three prototypes that will be developed and tested in Australia, and lessons learned are being applied to development of a global defense solution called the Boeing Airpower Teaming System. (Boeing photo)

BRISBANE, Australia, Feb. 10, 2020 — The Boeing [NYSE:BA] Australia team recently completed major fuselage structural assembly for the first Loyal Wingman. The aircraft is one of three prototypes that will be developed as a part of the Loyal Wingman – Advanced Development Program in partnership with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).

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