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BAE Systems Wins $400M IDIQ Contract to Develop UAV Digital Design; Ehtisham Siddiqui Quoted

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BAE Systems has been awarded a potential $400 million, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to develop an air vehicle system for the Skyborg program. The company will compete to develop a digital design for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with integrated autonomous functions. “The need to generate combat power faster than our adversaries is critical to address near-peer threats,” said Ehtisham Siddiqui.

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BAE Systems Partners with Elbit to Deliver Advanced Operational Capabilities; Jim Miller, Ridge Sower Quoted

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BAE Systems has partnered with Elbit Systems to develop and integrate advanced operational capabilities for combat vehicles. The team will provide new technologies on combat vehicle systems that deliver advanced warfighting capabilities. “BAE Systems and Elbit America are investing in transformational combat vehicle technologies and turret solutions that will greatly enhance the lethality and survivability of next-generation combat vehicles for the U.S. and international militaries,” said Jim Miller.

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BAE Systems Responds to US Army RFP, Offering ARCHER Howitzer; Chris King Quoted

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BAE Systems has responded to the U.S. Army’s July 30th request for proposals for a 155 mm wheeled gun system, offering the ARCHER howitzer for participation in the Army’s “shoot off” evaluation. “ARCHER is a mature, proven system that can quickly get into the fight and strike enemy targets at long ranges,” said Chris King.

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BAE Systems Announces NextGen Developments for RAF Combat Air System; Ian Bancroft Quoted

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BAE Systems has announced the most recent  concepts under development for the Royal Air Force’s (RAF) next generation combat air system to be delivered by Team Tempest, a UK technology and defense partnership formed by BAE Systems, Leonardo, MBDA, Rolls-Royce and the RAF. The Team Tempest partners are developing more than 60 technology demonstrations.

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BAE Systems to Deliver Naval Guns to UK Ministry of Defense; Lena Gillström Quoted

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BAE Systems has been awarded a contract, through Babcock International, to supply the U.K. Ministry of Defense with Bofors 40 Mk4 and Bofors 57 Mk3 naval guns for the ’s Type 31 general purpose frigate program.  “This contract increases the number of European nations deploying our advanced, flexible weapon systems.”

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Aerion Supersonic Awards BAE Systems Contract to Provide Flight Control System

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Aerion Supersonic has awarded BAE Systems a contract to provide the flight control system for Aerion’s AS2 supersonic business jet, BAE Systems reported on Wednesday. BAE Systems will design, develop and integrate a fly-by-wire flight control system, including active inceptors, for the aircraft. BAE Systems will leverage smaller and lighter components to allow for integration on the AS2 aircraft.

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Lockheed Martin Awards BAE Systems Contract to Deliver Electronic Warfare Systems

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Lockheed Martin has awarded BAE Systems a contract to produce and deliver additional electronic warfare (EW) systems for Lot 15, Lot 16 long lead, sustainment spares and retro fit kits for the 5th Generation F-35 Lightning II, BAE Systems reported on Monday. Under the contract, BAE Systems will provide advanced situational awareness and threat response capabilities. 

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BAE Systems Wins $495M Contract to Support USAF Missions; Pete Trainer Quoted

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The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has awarded BAE Systems a $495 million, firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract to continue to provide a wide range of instrumentation support and sustainment services to military and government agencies for the nation and its allies, the company reported on Monday

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BAE Systems Wins $85M Contract to Support AFRL Networks; Pete Trainer Quoted

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The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has awarded BAE Systems a five-year, $85 million contract to continue to develop, deploy, modernize, and maintain cross-domain solutions that allow for secure transfer of sensitive information between government networks, the company reported on Wednesday

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