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BAE Wins $69M For Bradley Vehicle Upgrades

BAE Systems won a $68, 726, 155 U.S. Army contract modification for vehicle support services, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Under the cost-reimbursement, no-fee modification BAE will reset and convert Bradley Operational Desert Storm situational awareness vehicles. Work will be performed in York, Pa. The Pentagon expects BAE to finish …

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Report: BAE Near Agreement On $808M Saudi Aircraft Sale

BAE Systems is on the verge of reaching a $808 million deal to provide Hawk trainer aircraft to Saudi Arabia, the Sunday Times reports. A deal is expected to be reached within the next few months, according to the report. Under the deal, the company would supply up to 30 …

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BAE To Sell Law Enforcement Armor Unit; Frank Pope Comments

BAE Systems has agreed to sell its law enforcement body armor unit, called Safariland,  to an acquisition vehicle affiliated with private investment firm Kanders & Company. In an announcement Tuesday, the company said it expects the sale to close in either the second or third quarter of its 2012 fiscal year. …

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BAE Wins $52M for USS Ramage Drydock

BAE Systems Inc. has won a $51, 958, 270 U.S. Navy contract modification for drydock services on the USS Ramage, the Defense Department announced Friday. Work under the Extended Drydocking Selected Restricted Availability will include planning and implementation of depot-level maintenance, ship repairs and technical upgrades. The company’s Norfolk Ship Repair …

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BAE Wins $75M for DLA Armor Inserts; Don Dutton Comments

BAE Systems Inc. has won a $75 million task order to provide body armor inserts to the Defense Logistics Agency, the company announced Monday. The order falls under a three-year contract with the DLA’s troop support office that could reach $236 million. The small arms inserts fit into vests and …

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BAE, GE Vet Robert Murphy Named New Cobham CEO

Cobham has appointed BAE Systems Inc. executive Robert Murphy CEO, effective June 25, the company announced Monday. The 25-year aerospace and defense industry veteran will succeed Andy Stevens, who retired in November 2011 due to a recurring back injury. Stevens will assist the board until further notice and assist Murphy …

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BAE to Develop Anti-IED Training Under $900M IDIQ

BAE Systems has won an estimated $60 million task order to help the Defense Department develop a training program for disabling improvised explosive devices. The company will develop the curriculum and implement the five-year program for the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. The order falls under a potential $900 million …

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BAE Names Michael Chertoff US Board Chair; Linda Hudson Comments

Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff has been elected chairman of the board of directors for BAE Systems Inc., the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary. Effective May 1, the company said he will start a three-year term and succeed retired Marine Corps Gen. Anthony Zinni, who began his tenure as …

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Exelis, BAE, L-3 JV to Bid on Air Force Space Command Contract

ITT Exelis, (NYSE: ITT) BAE Systems, and L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) have joined forces to form a new joint venture. The companies said Tuesday IBL JV, LLC will bid on the U.S. Air Force Space Command’s planned launch and test range system integrated support contract LISC. The team members currently serve …

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BAE Wins $55M for U.S. Attorneys Office IT Integration; Brian Mortweet Comments

BAE Systems has won $55 million in contracts to support information technology systems integration for the Executive Office for United States Attorneys, the company announced Wednesday. The FBI awarded the company $32 million to conduct IT systems integration support work for the office. The firm will also support EOUSA’s Office of …

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