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Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of BAE Systems, Inc.

Company Overview

BAE Systems, Inc. through its subsidiaries, provides commercial and defense electronics, and real-time intelligence and analysis services. Its commercial and defense electronics include advanced materials, autonomous systems, avionics, communication and control, cross domain, data and power management, electronic combat, geospatial, individual protection, information superiority, logistics and operational support, micro and nano technology, navigation and imaging systems, network security and IT systems, optical display and targeting, radars, sensor systems, simulators and synthetic environments, space systems, surveillance solutions, systems integration, weapon systems and munitions, and te...

1101 Wilson Boulevard

Suite 2000

Arlington, VA 22209

United States

Founded in 1997





Key Executives for BAE Systems, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 60
Senior Vice President of Finance
Chief Operating Officer and President of Electronic Systems
Inside Director and Chief Executive of BAE Systems Plc
Age: 59
President of Integrated System Solutions of Technology Solutions Sector
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

BAE Systems, Inc. Key Developments

John F. Campbell Joins BAE Systems, Inc. Board of Directors

BAE Systems, Inc. announced that retired Army General John F. Campbell has been appointed to its board of directors for a three-year term. Prior to his retirement this year, General Campbell served as commander of the International Security Assistance Force and U.S. forces in Afghanistan. From 2011 to 2014, he was Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and then Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.

BAE Systems Receives $109 Million to Convert M88 Recovery Vehicles for U.S. Army

The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a contract modification worth $109.7 million to convert 36 M88A1 recovery vehicles to the M88A2 Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift Evacuation Systems (HERCULES) configuration. The conversions allow the M88A2s to recover the Army’s heaviest vehicles, such as tanks, without the assistance of another vehicle.

BAE Systems Receives $38.2 Million Contract from U.S. Navy

BAE Systems has received a $38.2 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide additional missile canisters for the Mk 41 Vertical Launching System. The company will supply more than 300 canisters of various configurations that will be used to store, transport, and launch different kinds of guided missiles from ships. The Mk 41 Vertical Launching System missile canisters are used to store, transport, and launch different kinds of guided missiles from ships. BAE Systems has been the Navy's exclusive designer and worldwide supplier of Mk 41 VLS canisters for more than 30 years. The company is also the Navy’s Mk 41 VLS mechanical design agent, with more than 30 years of experience in the development, production, and support of the Mk 41 launching system.

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