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Lockheed to Supply Vertical Missile Launch System for BAE-Built Type 26 Ships

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide its MK 41 vertical launching system for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship that BAE Systems is building for the U.K. navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The system will serve to launch anti-air, anti-submarine, surface-to-surface and strike-length missiles from the vessels, …

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L3 to Provide Platform Mgmt System, Controls for BAE-Led Team’s SEA5000 Bid

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 6, 2018 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has joined the BAE Systems-led team that will offer the Type 26 Global Combat Ship for Australia’s potential $27.4 billion SEA5000 Future Frigate program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. BAE’s power and propulsion team tapped L3 to provide the Integrated Platform Management System, controls and instrumentation for the …

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BAE Names 2 New Australian Suppliers for UK Type 26 Ship Construction Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 3, 2017 — BAE Systems has named additional suppliers from Australia that will work to manufacture components of a future warship line that the British company is building for the U.K. navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Liferaft Systems Australia will produce the Marine Evacuation System while Mackay Consolidated …

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BAE Awards Contracts to 14 Suppliers for UK Type 26 Combat Ship Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — BAE Systems has selected 14 companies to provide manufacturing materials and other components to support the production of three vessels under the Type 26 Global Combat Ship program in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the contracts to the chosen companies located both …

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BAE Lands $4.8B UK Contract to Build Type 26 Warships; Charles Woodburn Comments

BAE Systems has received a potential $4.8 billion contract from the U.K. defense ministry to build the first three ships under the country’s Type 26 Global Combat Ship program. The company said Sunday the contract is expected to create at least 3,400 jobs across the U.K. and that it will …

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BAE Systems Meets With Australian SMEs for Type 26 Program Supply Chain Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 27, 2016 — BAE Systems has met with an estimated 150 small and midsize enterprises in Australia to discuss supply chain opportunities on the Australian navy’s Type 26 Global Combat Ship program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday it seeks to partner with local SMEs as BAE Systems Australia and …

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BAE to Update Design of Type 26 Combat Ship for Australia’s Future Frigate Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 2, 2016 — BAE Systems has entered into an agreement with the government of Australia for the company to update its Type 26 Global Combat Ship in response to requirements set in the Australian naval force’s SEA 5000 Future Frigate program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. BAE said Thursday its Australia-based engineer team …

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BAE Chosen for $245M UK Combat Ship Fires System Contract

BAE Systems has received $245 million contract from the U.K.’s ministry of defense for the acquisition of a gun system to be integrated on the country’s global combat ship fleet. BAE said Thursday it will provide three Maritime Indirect Fires System integrated gunnery systems that includes a 62-caliber Mk 45 Mod 4 Naval Gun System as …

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