April 2007
Volume 05, Issue 11
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On target

Boeing’s Global Strike Systems organization designs and manufactures fighters, bombers, weapons and unmanned systems. These products help U.S.-allied defense departments and ministries support freedom worldwide.


On targetU.s. Air ForCe photo By AirmAn 1st ClAss Anthony nelson Jr.
I can see the FuturePhotos by David Evans for Mercy Corps and CARE

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A trip of hope

A Boeing team recently visited Indonesia to see how support from Boeing and its employees and retirees was helping people affected by the 2004 tsunami. What they found were compelling tales of people determined not merely to recover—but to triumph.

Commercial Airplanes

Sealing the deal

The past two years have been very successful for Boeing's commercial airplane business in spite of challenging global, economic and competitive markets. Yet challenges remain for the business unit. Here's what Commercial Airplanes must do to succeed. Also in BCA coverage this month: a profile of all-Boeing operator Alaska Airlines, and a look at a school in Kenya built with support from Boeing.


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Integrated Defense Systems

Look ahead, look North

CH-47 Chinook helicopters are one of the key Integrated Defense Systems campaigns in Canada this year. Here’s a look at Canada, an important customer to IDS. Among the other IDS stories in this issue: The KC-767 Tanker makes it first in-flight fuel transfers, and an Indian Navy student pilot discusses his experience with the T-45 Goshawk.