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Last 452.20 GBp
Change Today +6.30 / 1.41%
Volume 6.1M
BA/ On Other Exchanges
As of 11:35 AM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

bae systems plc (BA/) Snapshot

445.70 GBp
Previous Close
445.90 GBp
Day High
452.20 GBp
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444.20 GBp
52 Week High
03/20/15 - 549.00 GBp
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - 419.30 GBp
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23.00 GBp
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bae systems plc (BA/) Details

BAE Systems plc operates as a defense, aerospace, and security company worldwide. Its Electronic Systems segment offers electronic warfare systems and electro-optical sensors, military and commercial digital engine and flight controls, military communication systems and data links, persistent surveillance systems, hybrid electric drive systems, and specialized receivers. The company’s Cyber & Intelligence segment develops and supports mission software and systems in geospatial, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and mission management areas; and provides analytic solutions and support to operations to US federal, state, and local agencies. This segment also delivers operational secure solutions to national security and critical infrastructure customers; and collects, manages, and exploits information to enable government and commercial clients to reveal intelligence, maintain security, manage risk, and optimize performance, as well as offers data exploitation, intelligence-grade security, and services and solutions integration to financial services, telecommunications, and energy and utility companies. Its Platforms & Services (US) segment supplies ship repair, munitions facilities management, and fixed and rotary wing aircraft support services; and designs, develops, supports, and upgrades armored combat vehicles, artillery systems, naval guns, missile launchers, and munitions. BAE Systems plc’s Platforms & Services (UK) segment develops, produces, and services contracts in air, maritime, combat vehicle, munitions, and shared services. The company’s Platforms & Services (International) segment provides operational capability support to air and naval forces; produces, upgrades, and supports programs in the air, naval, and land domains; and offers defense platforms and cyber security services. BAE Systems plc was incorporated in 1979 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

83,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/30/15
Founded in 1979

bae systems plc (BA/) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: 2.6M GBP
Group Finance Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Executive Director and Member of Non-Executiv...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bae systems plc (BA/) Key Developments

BAE Systems to Cease Production of Helmets and Body Armor at its Protection Systems' Plant in Jessup

BAE Systems to cease production of helmets and body armor at its Protection Systems' plant in Jessup, Pa. and closing the facility. A total off 111 employees will be affected by the action. Production at the plant will end next month, with final closing in December. laid off employees will be entitled to a severance package based on longevity. The closing is apparently the result of lessening demand for individual soldier protection equipment following the drawdown of U.S. military combat personnel deployed overseas.

BAE Systems plc Receives GBP 6.4 Million Falcon Training contract

BAE Systems has received a GBP 6.4 million Falcon Training contract from the UK MoD to support and train personnel in using the Falcon communication system. The contract follows the successful completion of an initial Conversion Training Programme which converted Army and RAF personnel from legacy systems onto Falcon. Falcon is a ruggedised, secure, deployable broadband voice, data and video communications system that provides vital defence information to the battlespace. Designed and delivered by company, the system was accepted by the British Army in 2012 and has been deployed on operations since 2014.

BAE Systems Receives Contract from Irving Shipbuilding

BAE Systems has received a contract from Irving Shipbuilding of Canada to deliver up to six modified 25mm Mk 38 Machine Gun Systems for the Royal Canadian Navy's Arctic Offshore Patrol Ship, or AOPS, program. The award also covers spare parts, technical support, and long-term field support services. Irving Shipbuilding is the prime contractor for the ships and will build them at its Halifax shipyards. The AOPS program will introduce six vessels that can patrol the Arctic region and remain there for longer than the service's existing ships to support sovereignty and surveillance operations. BAE Systems' first gun system will be delivered in 2017, with follow-on deliveries of approximately one per year through 2021, as the AOPS ships are built and become ready for launch. Each Mk 38 System features a highly accurate gun targeting and surveillance system as well as the M242 Cannon. They will be modified for protection against arctic conditions. The Mk 38 has also been selected by the US Navy, US Coast Guard, and the Spanish Navy.


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