Boeing showcases the power behind its platforms at Avalon 2013.
February 26, 2013
The major players in the international aviation, aerospace and defence industry will today converge on the Avalon Airport for the beginning of the Australian International Airshow.
Boeing products operated by the Australian Defence Force on display during the 2013 show include the:
• C-17 Globemaster III,
• F/A-18F Super Hornet,
• F/A-18B Classic Hornet,
• Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft and the
• ScanEagle Unmanned aerial system
Boeing manufactured products on display by other defence forces include the
• F-22 for which Boeing provides the wings, aft fuselage, avionics integration and training systems;
• B-52 Stratofortress
• KC-135 Stratotanker and
• C-17 Globemaster III operated by the United States Air Force, and the
• Boeing 757 operated by the New Zealand Air Force.
Boeing Australia Overview
Boeing Defence Australia
F/A-18F Super Hornet
F/A-18 Fleet Sustainment
Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning & Control
Ian Thomas, President, Boeing Australia & South Pacific
Jeff Kohler, Vice President, International Business Development, Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS)
Tim Norgart, Vice President, Business Development, Boeing Military Aircraft, BDS
Bill Profilet, Vice President, Business Development, Australia, BDS
Fred Smith, Director, Business Development, Mobility, Surveillance and Engagement, BDS
James Detwiler, Business Development Manager, P-8 International Programs
Michael Edwards, General Manager, Boeing Research & Technology - Australia
Imagery of Boeing products on display at Avalon 2013 is available for the media by clicking here.