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BAE-Led Team Conducts Ground Tests on Design of Aircraft Payload Bays

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 13, 2018 — BAE Systems has teamed with Harris (NYSE: HRS) and MBDA‘s U.K. business to perform ground-based tests on aircraft payload bays for weapons, fuel tanks and other equipment, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The tests were held at the BAE site in Warton, Lancashire, and sought to …

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BAE Systems Lands Navy Ship Repair, Maintenance Work on USS Pearl Harbor

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2018 — BAE Systems will perform repairs, maintenance and updates on the U.S. Navy‘s USS Pearl Harbor under a potential $36.3 million contract for the dock landing ship’s restricted availability in fiscal year 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company’s San Diego-based ship repair business will work …

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L3 to Provide Platform Mgmt System, Controls for BAE-Led Team’s SEA5000 Bid

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 6, 2018 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has joined the BAE Systems-led team that will offer the Type 26 Global Combat Ship for Australia’s potential $27.4 billion SEA5000 Future Frigate program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. BAE’s power and propulsion team tapped L3 to provide the Integrated Platform Management System, controls and instrumentation for the …

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BAE Unit to Demo Seeker System for Munitions Under DARPA Program’s 2nd Phase

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2018 — BAE Systems will conduct a demonstration of its target seeker technology for the second phase of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program as part of a $13.1 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday BAE’s New Hampshire-based information and …

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BAE Lands Army Contract to Equip Munitions With Precision Guidance Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2018 — BAE Systems will provide updated precision guidance kits to the U.S. Army under an $8 million contract in efforts to increase the accuracy of 155-millimeter artillery munitions, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract from the Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium covers the delivery of …

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BAE Systems Delivers UK Offshore Patrol Vessel Ahead of Commissioning

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 31, 2018 — BAE Systems has delivered the River-class HMS Forth offshore patrol vessel to the U.K. defense ministry in preparation for its commissioning into naval service later this year, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday U.K. Defense Procurement Minister Guto Bebb formally accepted HMS Forth, which will …

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BAE Systems Presents CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicle Update

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 29, 2018 — BAE Systems has unveiled an updated version of its CV90 infantry fighting vehicle that the company plans to offer for the Czech Republic’s armored vehicle procurement effort, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the CV90 MkIV, which it introduced during the International Armored Vehicles Conference in the U.K., features …

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BAE Systems Eyes Potential Qatar Order for 9 Hawk Trainers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 19, 2018 — BAE Systems could see a new international order for nine Hawk trainer aircraft after Qatari Defense Minister Khalid Bin Mohammad Al-Attiyah indicated government plans to increase its procurement from six trainers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Dow Jones Newswires reported Wednesday that Al-Attiyah declared the new total …

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BAE Teams With Iveco for Bid on Marines’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 16, 2018 — BAE Systems has teamed with Iveco Defence Vehicles on a proposal to build the U.S. Marine Corps‘ amphibious combat vehicles following an engineering and manufacturing development phase, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. BAE said Jan. 9 the team’s offering for the Amphibious Combat Vehicle 1.1 program is designed to …

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BAE Systems, Partner to Produce Air Force Bomber Armament Tester

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 5, 2018 — A BAE Systems-led team is working to design and manufacture a common armament testing platform for the U.S. Air Force‘s B-1B, B-2A and B-52H bomber aircraft under a potential $64.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. BAE partner Marvin Test Solutions said Wednesday the Bomber Armament Tester system will serve to test all …

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