Boeing to highlight broad range of commercial and defense products and services
Feb. 13, 2008, Chicago, IL - The Boeing Co. will highlight its broad range of commercial and defense offerings during this year's Singapore Airshow, which begins Feb. 19.
February 13, 2008 By Carey Fredericks
Feb. 13, 2008, Chicago, IL
– The Boeing Co. will highlight its broad range of commercial and defense
offerings during this year's Singapore Airshow, which begins Feb. 19.
new-look Singapore Airshow is well positioned to bring the global
aerospace community together in one place," said Boeing Senior Vice
President of Communications Tom Downey. "It provides Boeing an
opportunity to demonstrate our commitment to the Asia-Pacific market
and to showcase the products and services that are important to our
customers in the region. It also serves as an important forum to
examine progress on industry-wide issues like the environment, which
are important to our future."
begins at 1400 hours on Tuesday, Feb. 19, with a briefing about the
company's defense business in the Asia-Pacific region. That will be
followed at 1500 hours by a briefing about the Asia-Pacific commercial
On Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 1000
hours, Boeing will brief about the advanced F-15E multi-role fighter's
capabilities, while at 1400 hours that day there will be a discussion
about commercial aviation market trends in South and Southeast Asia.
will be additional briefings about Boeing's commercial airplane family,
the P-8A maritime patrol aircraft, and the company's rotorcraft
programs, which include the AH-64 Apache Longbow, the CH-47 Chinook and
the V-22 Osprey.
Boeing products on display during
the show will include the F-15C and F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet fighter
jets and the Harpoon, SLAM-ER and JDAM weapons systems. The Boeing
exhibit will showcase the 787 Dreamliner; 747-8I and 777 passenger
airplanes; and the F-15, F/A-18E/F, Chinook and C-17 military aircraft.
Boeing is sponsoring the state-of-the art Singapore
Airshow Media Hub, and will feature news, information and giveaways as
part of its sponsorship.