Boeing Expands 787 Flight Training Support in Europe

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New simulator capability to bring more training closer to airlines in region

SEATTLE, July 31, 2013 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced it is enhancing its flight training support for customers of the 787 Dreamliner with an additional 787 full-flight simulator at the Boeing Flight Services campus in London. The new device will be ready for training in the first quarter of 2014 and will join two other 787 flight simulators currently used for training airline pilots in London.

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General Dynamics Awarded Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic Contract for Enterprise Full System Lifecycle Support

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FAIRFAX, Va., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded one of fifteen prime contracts for the Business and Force Support Multiple Award Pillar contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic to provide services including worldwide command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C5ISR) support to various locations. The multiple-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract has a potential value of $900 million over five years across all 15 awardees if all options are exercised.

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GREAT BRITAIN TEAM YACHT LAUNCHED IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE TODAY

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– Nelson’s front row seat for new Clipper 70 ocean racer

– Land Rover, ARM Holdings and Grange Hotels revealed as first Team Partners

– GREAT Britain will be flagship of Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet as longest ocean race on the planet prepares to depart London 1 September

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A GREAT Britain yacht was launched today (Wednesday 31 July 2013) on the North Terrace of Trafalgar Square in front of the National Gallery. Nelson looked down from his column on the proceedings as Sports Minister the Rt Hon Hugh Robertson MP and legendary UK yachtsman Sir Robin Knox-Johnston named the GREAT Britain entry in the 2013-14 edition of the unique Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.

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GT ACADEMY TIME TRIAL CLOSES WITH OVER 765,000 EUROPEAN ENTRIES

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Gran Turismo®6 demo downloaded by more than 1.3 million worldwide
Leading competitors move to National Finals and first taste of Nismo performance cars

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London & Paris – 31 July, 2013: Nissan and PlayStation®’s award-winning GT Academy competition attracted more than 148,984 racing-driver hopefuls from the UK to take part in the 2013 qualifying time-trial. The online phase of the virtual-to-reality competition closed on Sunday night with more than 765,000 entries overall recorded from the 18 participating European countries. Worldwide, more than 1.3 million people downloaded the special demo of the forthcoming Gran Turismo®6 game that featured ultra-realistic recreations of Silverstone Circuit, the all-electric Nissan Leaf and Nissan 370Z.

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