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OEM News 09/18/2008

Sept. 18, 2008
September 18, 2008   Articles Federal-Mogul To Build Manufacturing Facility In India ...
September 18, 2008
Federal-Mogul To Build Manufacturing Facility In India
Federal-Mogul Corporation said it is planning to build a new facility in Chennai, India, for the manufacture of friction components for Original Equipment and Aftermarket segments. The operation is scheduled to begin production of light vehicle brake and friction components, commercial vehicle and railway friction products by September 2009. Read More

Honda Delivers Its First Fuel-Cell Powered Cars
The FCX Clarity, a sleekly-styled hydrogen fuel cell-powered sedan currently available on a limited retail basis, is at the forefront of Honda's efforts to successfully develop, certify and distribute zero emissions hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. Read More

Boeing To Develop Army Rotorcraft
The Boeing Company has won three competitive proposals resulting in U.S. Army Technology Investment Agreements with a combined value of more than $19 million. The agreements with the Army's Aviation Applied Technology Directorate cover applied research and development in support of the Rotor Durability Army Technology Objective (ATO) and the High Performance Rotary Wing Vehicle Designs (HPRWVD) program. Read More

Northrop Grumman Appoints Vice President For Strategic Initiatives For Mission Systems Sector
Northrop Grumman Corporation has named Daniel P. Leaf vice president of strategic initiatives at its Mission Systems sector, reporting to Philip A. Teel, corporate vice president and president of Mission Systems. Read More

Boeing Gets Contract For Work On Saudi AWACS Aircraft
The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] has been awarded a contract for the initial phase of upgrading the radar on Saudi Arabia's fleet of five E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. Read More

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