July 2007
Volume 06, Issue 03
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The humpback of Boeing fame

The Airborne Surveillance Testbed was a unique, specially modified Boeing 767 that was a key element of the U.S. Department of Defense’s Strategic Defense Initiative. The aircraft was retired in 2003 and recently was dismantled. Yet it generated knowledge that’s still used by Boeing programs.


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Take 6 Steps ahead

Boeing employees in the Seattle area have created the 6 Steps Group Mentoring program. This group provides mentoring and development opportunities in a fun and low-pressure environment for employees at any level of experience. This concept is being replicated in other regions.


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