How did Integrated Defense Systems fare in 2006? What are its opportunities for 2007 and beyond? Jim Albaugh, IDS president and CEO, offers his views. Also in this package of articles: IDS employees explain what it is that excites them about working for Boeing.
The acceptance of the 18th F-15K fighter in December 2006 closed a remarkable year for the F-15K program. It was a year that featured achievements such as making 14 scheduled deliveries to Korea—and challenges such as overcoming a two-month delay following a tragic crash.
Boeing, working with subcontractors on two continents, recently turned over to NATO the first production configuration of 17 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft to be upgraded under a modernization program.