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CAE Leases Space at BAE Systems Flight Training Facility in Australia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 1, 2017 — BAE Systems and CAE have entered into an agreement for the latter to lease space at BAE’s flight training center in New South Wales, Australia, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CAE’s Oxford Aviation Training Academy will use the facility to host the training of commercial …

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BAE to Produce More Rocket Laser-Guidance Kits Under New Navy Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — BAE Systems will provide additional Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System guidance kits under a $59.5 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the APKWS guidance kits are designed to convert standard-size unguided rockets into laser-guided munitions in support of U.S. military and …

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BAE Systems Plans Cyber Defense Tools for Military Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — BAE Systems is working to build tools that will serve to facilitate system analysis, reverse engineering and intrusion detection capabilities for military aircraft platforms in efforts to counter cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its threat management technologies will form the foundation of …

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BAE Announces Reorganization Plan, Names New CTO in Series of Exec Moves

BAE Systems has announced plans to eliminate its U.K. and international platforms and services operating groups as part of a reorganization effort that will take effect on Jan. 1. The company said Tuesday it will consolidate its military air and information business, its interest in the MBDA joint venture as …

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BAE Secures $100M Army Intell Data Collection, Analysis Support Contract

BAE Systems has received a potential four-year, $100 million contract to help the U.S. Army‘s 116th Military Intelligence Brigade obtain situational awareness with the use of sensor and geospatial platforms. The company said Monday it will support MIB in efforts to analyze, collect, exploit, process and disseminate intelligence data and video essential …

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BAE to Expand UK Navy Ship Support in Portsmouth With Queen Elizabeth Carriers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 9, 2017 — BAE Systems has secured an estimated $179.7 million modification to its maritime support delivery framework contract with the U.K. defense ministry for the expansion of the company’s work to support ships based at Portsmouth Naval Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will provide …

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Al Whitmore to Head Intell & Security Sector at BAE’s US Arm; Jerry DeMuro Comments

Al Whitmore, former senior vice president of the global solutions division at General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit, has been named president of intelligence and security sector at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary in a move that takes effect Oct. 16. He will lead BAE Systems Inc.‘ I&S sector headquartered in …

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BAE Systems, University Partner Develop ‘Adaptable’ Hybrid UAV Concept

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2017 — BAE Systems has teamed with Cranfield University in the U.K. to develop a conceptual hybrid unmanned aerial vehicle that could shift between rotary-wing and fixed-wing modes and work with different launch and recovery settings, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the Adaptable UAV concept is …

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Navy Awards BAE Potential $122M Contract to Supply Mk 38 Mod 3 Machine Guns, Spares

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments business will provide Mk 38 Mod 3 machine gun systems and associated spares to the U.S. Navy under a potential $121.5 million contract. The Defense Department said Friday the Naval Surface Warfare Center will obligate $32,787,486 at the time of award from fiscal 2015 and 2017 Navy …

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BAE Unit to Produce, Sustain Air Force Bomber Armament Tester Under $64M Contract

BAE Systems‘ information and electronic systems integration unit has received a $64.5 million contract to design, develop, manufacture and sustain an armament tester system for the U.S. Air Force‘s bomber aircraft fleet. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contractor will support the engineering and manufacturing development of 90 Bomber Armament Testers the Air Force …

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