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Boeing to Acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to Advance Autonomous Technology Capabilities

Boeing to Acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to Advance Autonomous Technology Capabilities vehicle urban air mobility

Subsidiary to accelerate Boeing’s development of game-changing autonomy technology for innovative aerospace vehicles CHICAGO, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] plans to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation, a world-class innovator, developer and manufacturer of advanced aerospace platforms, under an agreement signed by the companies. Aurora specializes in autonomous systems technologies to enable advanced robotic aircraft for future aerospace applications

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Amazon Reveals ‘Prime Air’ to Expand Logistics Operation

Amazon.com Inc. unveiled the first in a planned fleet of new cargo jets on Thursday, part of an effort by the e-commerce giant to expand its logistics operation. The Boeing 767-300, emblazoned with “Prime Air” on its fuselage, is to be operated by Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc. It is one of 40 that Amazon has agreed to lease as it broadens its system for shipping and

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