New Breed Logistics, headquartered in High Point, North Carolina, have been selected by Boeing to provide logistics support in Charleston, South Carolina for the manufacture and final assembly of the 787 Dreamliner. This agreement represents continued growth of the relationship between New Breed and Boeing and is the largest single contract between the two companies. Under this contract New Breed will receive, store, provide inventory control, kit, package, distribute, and transport 787 parts, tools, and supplies to designated locations within Boeing’s North Charleston assembly facility. New Breed’s Boeing South Carolina support operations will be housed in a New Breed facility located in the Charleston area. Staffing plans for the facility will be finalized over the next few months.
Leonardo secured additional helicopter orders worth €470 million at Heli-Expo 2023
Italian aerospace, defence and security specialist Leonardo S.p.A. (Leonardo) sold approaching 40 helicopters at Heli-Expo 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia on March 7-9 this year. Deliveries of the aircraft are expected to take place between 2023 and 2026. The sales involve AW139s, AW169s and AW109s which will be used for energy support, rescue and public service