BAE Systems, Inc.

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BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  December 6

BAE Systems gifts electronic warfare artifacts to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
The Primed Oscillator Expendable Transponder (POET), the AN/ALE-55 Fiber-Optic Towed Decoy, and Hot Brick - these three products led us to the electronic warfare technologies we have today. These technologies made a tremendous impact on aviation...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 29

BAE Systems plc today announces that, after consultation with the UK Pensions Regulator, it has reached agreements with each of the Trustee Boards of its UK defined benefit pension schemes on the 2017 triennial funding valuations and deficit recovery plans. At the 31 March 2017 funding valuation date, the aggregate of the deficits across the UK...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 27

Czech optical specialist Meopta will support vital line-of-sight technology for BAE Systems’ CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) as part of a Memorandum of Understanding with defence and security company Saab. The agreement, signed at NATO Days 2017 in Ostrava, the Czech Republic, will cover potential local production of key components for the...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 16

BAE Systems has received a $139.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to modernize the dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46).
The Tortuga will undergo 16 months of restorative work at the company’s shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia, the ship’s homeport. The contract includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value to $183.7...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 15

We have signed an agreement with AMMROC (Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center) LLC to provide continued support to the Hawk aircraft fleet in the United Arab Emirates. This agreement will run to 2020, renewing our existing successful partnership with AMMROC. Arrangements for supplying spares and repairs along with a bespoke...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 15

Our engineers have developed a low cost, lightweight, flexible system that can block dangerous laser light to protect pilots and flight crew from hostile attacks. Utilising a novel film the technique is selective in the way it prevents laser transmission, meaning a high level of natural light through can still shine though the canopy with minimal...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 14

DARPA has awarded BAE Systems a contract to develop an innovative space evaluation and analysis testbed The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded BAE Systems a contract worth up to $12.8 million to develop an innovative space evaluation and analysis testbed to support the development, integration, evaluation and analysis of...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 3

This order from the Swedish Army is part of growing interest in BONUS around the globe.
KARLSKOGA, Sweden — The Swedish Defense and Material Administration has awarded BAE Systems a contract to deliver 254 additional rounds of Bofors 155mm BONUS ammunition to the Swedish Army. Under this contract, the Swedish Army will strengthen its operational...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 2

A series of live firings of the MBDA Brimstone precision strike missile from a Eurofighter Typhoon have been completed successfully, adding enhanced capability to the aircraft. The trials, conducted from BAE Systems’ Military Air & Information at Warton, Lancashire, UK, form part of a programme of new enhancements which will be rolled out across...

BAE Systems, Inc.

 •  November 2

BAE Systems has awarded a further 15 manufacturing contracts to suppliers of the Type 26 programme, which entered the manufacturing phase in July, increasing the number of UK maritime jobs supported by the programme to over 4,500. In total 44 companies are now working directly with BAE Systems to deliver the Type 26 ships and the recent contract...