Home / Tag Archives: BAE

Tag Archives: BAE

UK-Based BAE Business Presents Eurofighter Typhoon, Hawk Trainer to Oman

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 19, 2017 — BAE Systems‘ military air and information business in the U.K. has showcased a Eurofighter Typhoon combat aircraft and a Hawk trainer jet that the company built for Oman as part of a rollout event, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Monday Oman’s Defense Minister Sayyid Badr bin Saud …

Read More »

BAE Systems Launches 4th Astute-Class Sub for UK Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2017 — BAE Systems has rolled out the Astute-class nuclear-powered attack submarine named Audacious for commissioning work and eventual sea trials before the vessel joins the U.K. navy’s fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday Audacious emerged from Devonshire Dock Hall at its Barrow-in-Furness facility in the U.K. and …

Read More »

BAE Systems Develops Aircraft Threat Warning System for Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 26, 2017 — BAE Systems has launched a new modular tool that works to help the aircrew of U.S. Army rotary- and fixed-wing aircraft detect, evaluate and counter potential threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the 3-Dimensional Advanced Warning System features a layered countermeasure defense capability that includes flare and …

Read More »

BAE’s US Subsidiary to Sustain Army Recovery Vehicles Under Potential $112M Award

BAE Systems Inc., the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary, has secured a potential $112 million contract to sustain and provide technical support for the U.S. Army‘s recovery vehicles. The four-year contract covers services for BAE-built M88A1 and M88A2 recovery vehicles, the company said Monday. BAE will deliver combat vehicle recovery services and products to the Army, …

Read More »

Australia Unveils $27B Tender for Future Frigate Construction

Australia’s defense ministry has issued requests for tender on a $26.7 billion frigate shipbuilding program to down-selected offerors BAE Sytems, Fincantieri and Navantia. The ministry said Friday it seeks to procure nine warships that will conduct maritime warfare operations, such as anti-submarine missions, under the Future Frigate project. “The three shortlisted designers must demonstrate and develop an …

Read More »

Navy Awards $383M in Amphibious Ship Support Modifications to BAE, General Dynamics, HII Subsidiaries

The U.S. Navy has awarded $383 million in contract modifications to subsidiaries of BAE Systems, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) for maintenance, repair and upgrade services for San Diego-homeported amphibious ships. BAE’s San Diego Ship Repair arm, General Dynamics’ NASSCO subsidiary and HII’s Continental Maritime of San Diego unit will also …

Read More »

February 28 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Hold Lower Ahead of Trump Address

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index and U.S. stocks fell Tuesday at their worst one-day declines over the past month as investors looked ahead to President Donald Trump’s speech before a joint session of Congress at 9:00 p.m. Eastern time for further clues on his economic agenda that has included promises of tax cuts, deregulation …

Read More »

BAE, General Dynamics, HII Subsidiaries Get $121M in Navy Surface Combatant Support Contract Modifications

Subsidiaries of BAE Systems, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) have received contract modifications worth a combined $120.5 million to help the U.S. Navy maintain, repair or update San Diego-homeported surface combatants. The Defense Department said Monday the modifications exercise an option under previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts to BAE’s San Diego …

Read More »

Weekly Roundup February 21 – February 24 2017: STG Starts Next Chapter w/ Intell-Focused Buy & more

Weekly Roundup February 21 – February 24 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson STG Group announced the next step in its journey as a publicly-traded government contractor this week with its first acquisition since the company started to offer its shares …

Read More »

February 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Lower on Services & Industrial Declines

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index posted its biggest one-day decline in a month Thursday with services and industrial components the largest drags in a session that saw U.S. equities struggle for clear direction as investors looked for more clarity on President Donald Trump’s economic agenda. GovCon Index decliners outnumbered advancers by a 5-to-1 ratio …

Read More »