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Stephen T. Avery
Avery Robert L, Cronie Wendy A, Fromm Erik, Nomi Margaret L, Khera Cheryl, Kirkish Paula M, Leonhardi David R, Maloney Jay P, Bueser Matthew C, Thacker Grant H, Lane Stephen T: Centralized management of maintenance and materials for commercial aircraft fleets with information feedback to customer. The Boeing Company, Avery Robert L, Cronie Wendy A, Fromm Erik, Nomi Margaret L, Khera Cheryl, Kirkish Paula M, Leonhardi David R, Maloney Jay P, Bueser Matthew C, Thacker Grant H, Lane Stephen T, TSUDA Diane M, May 24, 2007: WO/2007/059319

Turnkey maintenance of a customer's aircraft fleet is managed by a single management service provider (MSP) controlling integrated maintenance and materials services from a central operations site. The MSP converts data received directly from on-board aircraft systems into information it uses to man ...


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Arun Ayyagari, Jeff P Harrang, Sankar Ray: Airborne broadband communication network. The Boeing Company, Lawrence W Nelson, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, January 25, 2000: US06018659 (267 worldwide citation)

A deployed group of airborne vehicles (AV) provide relay communication service among mobile and airborne customers by using a directed phased array antenna (PAA). The PAAs provide broadband communication with mobile customers. Each AV has a wireless link to one or more neighboring AVs forming an air ...


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D Dean Billheimer, Andrew James Booker, Michelle Keim Condliff, Mark Thomas Greaves, Fredrick Baden Holt, Anne Shu Wan Kao, Daniel John Pierce, Stephen Robert Poteet, Yuan Jye Wu: Method and system for text mining using multidimensional subspaces. The Boeing Company, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, August 26, 2003: US06611825 (241 worldwide citation)

A text mining program is provided that allows a user to perform text mining operations, such as: information retrieval, term and document visualization, term and document clustering, term and document classification, summarization of individual documents and groups of documents, and document cross-r ...


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Fredrick Baden Holt, Anne Shu Wan Kao, Daniel John Pierce, Stephen Robert Poteet, Yuan Jye Wu: Methods, apparatus and computer program products for information retrieval and document classification utilizing a multidimensional subspace. The Boeing Company, Alston & Bird, March 2, 2004: US06701305 (225 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatus and computer program products are provided for retrieving information from a text data collection and for classifying a document into none, one or more of a plurality of predefined classes. In each aspect, a representation of at least a portion of the original matrix is projected ...


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George W Fitzsimmons, Bernard J Lamberty, Edward J Vertatschitsch, Dietrich E Riemer, Donn T Harvey: Packaging architecture for phased arrays. The Boeing Company, Foley & Lardner, January 4, 1994: US05276455 (223 worldwide citation)

A phased array antenna structure has a distribution network, and a composite of feed, module, and antenna honeycomb structures. The distribution network distributes or collects electromagnetic (EM) energy. The feed honeycomb structure is positioned adjacent the distribution network and connected to ...


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Matthew C Malkin, Christopher L Davis: Multi-frequency piezoelectric energy harvester. The Boeing Company, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 22, 2005: US06858970 (192 worldwide citation)

A piezoelectric device connected to a vibration source converts vibration energy to electrical current. A plurality of pairs of oppositely polarized piezoelectric wafers deflect to produce an electrical current. Each pair of wafers are arranged back-to-back and electrically joined together. The plur ...


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Dennis E Ruzicka: Automated director light system for aerial refueling operations. The Boeing Company, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness PLLC, May 18, 1999: US05904729 (192 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for generating visual information for an operator in a first aircraft and a pilot in a second aircraft regarding the second aircraft's position relative to a first aircraft. A 3-D camera system (72) generates a real time 3-D video image of the second aircraft. A selecting devi ...


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Jack C Shaw, John F Gilbert, Guy R Olbrechts, Melville D McIntyre: Integrated-strapdown-air-data sensor system. The Boeing Company, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, December 1, 1981: US04303978 (178 worldwide citation)

A plurality of inertial measuring unit (IMU) modules (41A, B, C and D) each comprising gyros and accelerometers (61, 65 and 67) for sensing inertial information along two orthogonal axes, are strapdown mounted in an aircraft, preferably such that the sense axes of the IMUs are skewed with respect to ...


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Donn T Harvey, George W Fitzsimmons: Packaging architecture for phased arrays. The Boeing Company, Foley & Lardner, January 30, 1996: US05488380 (177 worldwide citation)

A dipole antenna is inserted into a waveguide to couple EM energy into and out of a waveguide. The dipole antenna is printed on a substrate of a module that contains electronic components. The substrate includes a coupled coplanar strip transmission line connecting the dipole antenna to a slotline. ...


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Jerald A Hull, Jonathan J Gallegos: Adaptive and interactive scene illumination. The Boeing Company, Don C Lawrence, Macpherson Kwok Chen & Heid, June 5, 2007: US07227611 (172 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for adaptively and interactively lighting a scene includes a digital light projector that includes a light emitter and a digital light processor optically coupled to the emitter such that the emitter light is projected onto respective individual fields of view of a field of regard illumina ...