Boeing, Textron team up

  • 18-Jan-2008 04:19 EST

Boeing and Textron have formed a teaming agreement to compete in the technology demonstration and system development phases and ultimately the production phase of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program for the U.S. Army and Marine Corps. Boeing Integrated Defense Systems’ Combat Systems division will partner with Textron Marine & Land Systems to provide program management as well as technical and life-cycle management to all phases of the JLTV program. Boeing brings to the team its experience in the design and integration of complex hardware development programs, as well as its capabilities in systems engineering and integration, modeling and simulation, supply-chain management, and lean manufacturing. Textron brings its capabilities in the field of combat vehicle design, development, and manufacturing.

HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Rate It
0.00 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

The Boston-based startup believes the marine domain is even better suited for autonomous systems than aerospace, automotive and other off-highway sectors. The company is currently testing its technology on commercial vessels in Boston Harbor.
Automation is one of three main technology areas—along with connectivity and alternative drivelines and fuels—that Volvo Construction Equipment is devoting significant R&D resources to further develop. The company recently demonstrated a prototype autonomous wheel loader and articulated hauler working together.
SANY India, a manufacturer of construction, heavy machinery and renewable equipment, has entered into the mining segment.
Ashok Leyland’s first Circuit electric bus is designed and engineered entirely in India, by Indians, for India.

Related Items

Technical Paper / Journal Article
Technical Paper / Journal Article
Training / Education