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Huge contracts with Boeing

I reported previously (see here) on US Aerospace giant Boeing’s involvement in Israel. In a new agreement with State-owned Israel Aerospace Industries, Boeing plans to partner with IAI in contracts worth billions of shekels, relating to sales of its new … Continue reading

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Reciprocal spending deal with Boeing

Aerospace giant Boeing currently spends over $322 million annually in Israel on purchases and investments.  This could increase to at least $3.5 billion after signing a reciprocal spending agreement with Israel’s Ministry of Economy. https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Boeing-and-Israel-agree-to-lucrative-reciprocal-spending-agreement-570764

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Security for Boeing’s 3D printing

There are several Israeli companies (see here) using 3D printers to print airplane parts and many more globally. Now Israel’s Assembrix has been contracted by Boeing to protect Boeing’s intellectual property during the 3D print manufacturing of parts. https://www.timesofisrael.com/boeing-signs-accord-with-israeli-startup-that-secures-3d-printing-of-parts/

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Boeing contracts for Israel

Boeing has awarded Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) a new contract to build the empennage leading edges for the 777X, which will enter into service in 2020. IAI was also awarded an extension of its existing 777 contract and a strategic … Continue reading

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Israeli towing system approved for Boeing 737 jets

The Boeing 737 narrow-body jet has been certified in Europe and Israel for airport towing by the TaxiBot system developed by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI).  It will save over 1200 liters of fuel per take-off.  In-service evaluation begins next month … Continue reading

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Israeli pilot flies new Boeing to Tel Aviv

Lufthansa’s First Officer, Israeli Yaniv Emanuel, flew the airline’s new Boeing 747-8 from Frankfurt to Tel Aviv. The first arrival of the World’s longest commercial plane also marked the improvements to Ben Gurion airport to satisfy aviation regulations. http://www.jpost.com/National-News/Boeings-Queen-of-the-Skies-the-747-8-lands-in-Tel-Aviv-317271

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Boeing protects planes with Israeli defense system

Boeing will offer Elbit Systems-produced directed infrared countermeasures (DIRCM) equipment with all of its military and civil aircraft. Boeing is working to integrate the systems on to new and existing aircraft. http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/boeing-product-range-on-offer-with-elbit-countermeasures-382220/

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Another Boeing contract for Elbit

Israel’s Elbit Systems unit Cyclone will supply $80 million worth of structural components to Boeing over the next seven years. http://www.globes.co.il/serveen/globes/docview.asp?did=1000756786&fid=1725

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El Al buys 16 Dreamliners

El Al has purchased 16 Dreamliners (Boeing 787s) in a $1.2 billion deal, which will gradually replace older Boeing 747 and 767 planes. El Al received its 6th Dreamliner in a ceremony with the PM’s wife Sara Netanyahu who dressed … Continue reading

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201 Olim arrive on 4th July

201 North Americans became citizens of Israel on July 4th when their El Al Boeing 777, chartered by Nefesh B’Nefesh, landed at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion airport. The 201 passengers on the first Aliya flight of the summer included 34 … Continue reading

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