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BAE Wins $149M for Army Recovery Vehicles

BAE Systems has won a $149, 882, 446 contract to provide 49 recovery vehicles to the U.S. Army and three sets of spare parts. The firm-fixed price, multi-year contract contains no options and the Army is allocating fiscal year 2013 other funding for this award, the Defense Department said Wednesday. M88A2 …

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Linda Hudson to Retire From BAE

Linda Hudson plans to retire as president and CEO of BAE Systems Inc., the British contractor’s U.S. subsidiary no later than March 31, 2014. She will also step down from her positions as executive director of the BAE Systems plc board and as a member of the company’s executive committee …

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BAE Selected for Poland’s C-130 Support Work; Floyd McConnell Comments

BAE Systems and a Poland-based aviation company have partnered to provide training, modifications and technical support for the Polish Air Force’s C-130 aircraft. The contract with Wojskowe Zakłady Lotnicze Nr 2 S.A. contains five base years and two renewal years, BAE said Monday. “This agreement advances our strategy to partner …

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BAE Wins $535M to Maintain Weapons Launch Facility; Erin Moseley Comments

BAE Systems has been selected to help the U.S. Air Force maintain a weapons launch facility under a $535 million eight-and-a-half-year military contract, Reuters reported Wednesday. Patrick Rucker writes the London-based defense and aerospace firm will provide sustainment services for silo bases that protect and store intercontinental ballistic missiles and …

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Kristie Cunningham Named BAE Communications SVP; Linda Hudson Comments

Kristie Cunningham, most recently head of employee engagement for British contractor BAE Systems and its U.S. subsidiary BAE Systems Inc., has been promoted to senior vice president of communications. She will lead the subsidiary’s external and internal communications activities and be responsible for delivering messages to employees, customers and other …

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BAE Wins Potential $400M Navy Missile Canister Contract; Chris Hughes Comments

BAE Systems has won a potential $400 million contract to manufacture canisters for the U.S. Navy to store, transport and launch missiles. The Navy initially awarded $40 million to BAE and the contract will reach its full value if all options are exercised, BAE said Tuesday. Chris Hughes, BAE vice president …

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BAE to Develop Navy Electromagnetic Railguns

BAE Systems has won a $34.5 million contract from the Office of Naval Research to develop electromagnetic railguns for the U.S. Navy‘s long-range shooting operations. Under the Innovative Naval Prototype Phase 2 program, BAE will develop a launcher prototype of the EM railgun that has multishot, autoloading and thermal management capabilities, …

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Sensintel Buys BAE’s Unmanned Aircraft Program Unit; Matthew Pobloske Comments

Startup aerospace firm Sensintel Inc. has purchased the unmanned aircraft programs business of BAE Systems for an undisclosed amount, sUAS News reported Saturday. The publication reports Sensintel develops unmanned aerial systems and provides training, modification and engineering services. “The decision to acquire this business and form Sensintel was an easy …

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BAE to Engineer, Develop Navy Weapon Launch System Tech

BAE Systems has won a potential $91.4 million contract to help the U.S. Navy engineer and develop technology for a weapons system located below a naval ship’s armored deck. The company serves as the mechanical design agent for the Mk 41 Vertical Launching System, BAE said Thursday. BAE engineers will …

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John Suttle Named BAE Intl Business Development SVP; Linda Hudson Comments

John Suttle, formerly senior vice president of communications at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, has been appointed to the newly-created position of SVP of international business development. The retired U.S. Army lieutenant general will oversee international business development processes and work to develop partnerships and strategies in international markets, BAE said …

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