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DeEtte Gray: BAE Systems Seeks to Enhance US Navy’s Aegis Weapon System

BAE Systems has won a five-year, $120 million contract to integrate and test the U.S. Navy’s Aegis combat system onboard surface ships. The company will also work to develop, engineer and maintain the system in order to sustain the weapon’s readiness, BAE said Monday. “Together, we are enhancing the U.S. …

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BAE Systems to Convert U.S. Army’s Recovery Vehicles to HERCULES Variant; Adam Zarfoss Comments

BAE Systems has won a $153.6 million contract to upgrade the U.S. Army‘s recovery vehicles to the Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift Evacuation System configuration. Under the project, the company will convert 53 M88A1 recovery vehicles to the M88A2 HERCULES variant, extending production of the M88 line through 2016,  BAE Systems said …

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BAE Systems to Build Offshore Patrol Ships for U.K. Royal Navy

BAE Systems has won a $581 million contract to develop three offshore patrol vessels for Britain’s Royal Navy, Reuters reported Tuesday. Sarah Young writes the U.K. government intends for the ships to support counter-terrorism, counter-piracy and anti-smuggling missions. BAE Systems’ 800 shipbuilders will build the vessels at its shipyards on the …

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Julian Cracknell: English Highways Agency Picks BAE Systems as Service Integration Provider

BAE Systems’ applied intelligence business has been awarded a three-year, $12.6 million contract to provide information and communications technology services for the English highways agency’s national business infrastructure. The service integration and application management work will cover thousands of end users across main offices, regional control centers and other locations throughout …

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BAE Systems, DRS Technologies Win Army Contracts for Night-Vision Technology

BAE Systems and DRS Technologies have been selected by the U.S. Army to develop new night-vision weapon sight technology and head-worn goggles, Military & Aerosapce reported Thursday. The Family of Weapon Sights-Individual and Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III contracts were awarded by the Army Contracting Command as a follow-on to previous ENVG contracts,  John Keller writes. The FWS-I weapon …

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Sir Roger Carr to Serve as BAE Systems Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Sir Roger Martyn Carr will join the BAE Systems board as non-executive director and chairman designate, effective October 1, 2013. Following a transition period, Carr will officially serve as chairman by the first quarter of 2014, BAE Systems said today. Nick Rose, BAE Systems senior independent director, said that Carr, currently …

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BAE Systems’ Brian Sheridan to Head SpecTal Business

BAE Systems has tasked Brian Sheridan, vice president and deputy general for the company’s intelligence and security sector, to lead the Reston, Va.-based SpecTal business, according to an announcement today. SpecTal, previously a part of L-1 Intelligence Services Group, provides government customers with security and intelligence consulting. Sheridan joined BAE Systems …

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BAE Systems Wins $24M DLA Radar Contract

BAE Systems’ information and electronic systems business has won a maximum $24, 062, 919 million firm-fixed-price from the Defense Logistics Agency. BAE will install advanced radar warning receiver ship sets on C-130 aircrafts. Work will be performed in New Jersey and New York with Aug. 13 2013 set as the completion date. …

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BAE Systems Secures $36M Production Contract for ALE-55 System

The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command has awarded BAE Systems a $36.7 million full-rate-production contract for its ALE-55 integrated defense electronic countermeasures subsystem. BAE will manufacture additional: ALE-55 system onboard electronic frequency converters fiber-optic towed decoys The company will also provide technical support and continual engineering efforts. The ALE-55 System will be …

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BAE Systems Wins $23 Million Contract to Design Computers for C-130 Aircraft

BAE Systems has won a U.S. Air Force contract to design and test mission computers for 37 C-130 aircraft. The $23 million award enlists BAE Systems to develop, qualify and test new computers. The company will also integrate existing software and manufacture kits for final installation. The new mission computers will replace …

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