10 hrs ago
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Old BAE site gets demolition funds
The U.S. Air Force has agreed to fund the demolition of the old BAE Systems site at 600 Main St. in Westover, a vacant 600,000-square-foot facility. Old BAE site gets demolition funds The U.S. Air Force has agreed to fund the demolition of the old BAE Systems site at 600 Main St. in Westover, a vacant 600,000-square-foot facility.
11 hrs ago
BAE Systems Selects Global Eagle Entertainment's WISE(TM) Solution...
WISE will provide the software backbone for the entertainment solution available with IntelliCabin, a modular and scalable cabin management architecture developed by BAE Systems for applications ranging from in-seat power and dynamic LED cabin lighting, to wireless, tablet-based in-flight entertainment. "We are committed to providing a superior flying experience to passengers, and functionality never before available to airlines, with our IntelliCabin family of products," said will bring to our IntelliCabin is unparalleled in the industry and will equate to a more immersive and enhanced entertainment experience for passengers."
Mon Sep 15, 2014
L-3 Receives Award to Develop Hawk Oman Training System
The training system, which is planned to achieve its ready-for-training milestone during the first quarter of 2017, will prepare Royal Air Force of Oman pilots to operate BAE Systems' Hawk MK166 Advanced Jet Trainer aircraft. "L-3 is very pleased that our growing relationship with BAE Systems has enabled us to add another world-class aircraft to the portfolio of platforms we support with advanced training solutions," said Lenny Genna, president of L-3 Link.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Two sides battle out the Scottish question
Next Thursday Scotland goes to the polls to vote on whether it should become an independent country. Here two expat Scots explain their views on the debate - and what they think would be best for the country.
Employee Spotlight: Leading The Pursuit Of Signal Processing Solutions
John Tranquilli's passion for solving complex signal processing problems was sparked in his very first engineering course in college. Now, as an advanced research and development lead at BAE Systems, his dream of designing systems that use cutting-edge algorithms to exploit electromagnetic and communications signals has become a reality.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Defense industry vet runs for governor of New Hampshire
Former defense industry vet Walt Havenstein will represent the Republican Party in the upcoming New Hampshire governor election, according to WashingtonExec. Havenstein, who led BAE Systems as president and CEO from 2007 to 2009 and then SAIC until 2011, defeated Andrew Hemingway and other Republicans for the nomination to face current Democratic governor Maggie Hassan, WashingtonExec reported.
North-West Evening Mail
Fighter jet spotted flying over South Cumbria
The Eurofighter Typhoon was seen on Tuesday afternoon above South Cumbria and was captured on camera by eagle-eyed resident Trevor Jones among others. A spokesman for BAE Systems at Warton in Lancashire confirmed the aircraft was piloted by one of the company's test pilot team.
Global armoured vehicle market: GDLS & BAE Systems the key industry players
The recent allied war against terror saw the development & emergence of specific vehicles built to counter the threat from IEDs across Iraq & Afghanistan theatres enhanced troop protection level , especially, MRAPs & counter IED vehicles, like Buffalo, aimed at neutralizing the increasing threat from a range of asymmetric threats which further showcased the capabilities & effectiveness of armor against insurgency bound operations on very difficult terrains under adverse fighting conditions across hostile & distant war theatres.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
HMS Prince of Wales Assembly Begins
Construction of HMS Prince of Wales, the second of two new aircraft carriers for the U.K. Royal Navy, has moved forward with the docking of two of the ship's largest hull sections Lower Block 02 and Lower Block 03. The movement of the blocks into the dock at Rosyth marks the beginning of the ship's assembly phase and comes only days after Prime Minister David Cameron announced that HMS Prince of Wales will enter into service, ensuring that the U.K. will always have one aircraft carrier available.
The curious case of Scottish independence and BAE Systems
Imagine, just for a second, Texas secedes from the United States. Sure, it's unlikely, but stay with us here for a sec.
Reuters Summit-Bae Systems' U.S. unit focused on organic growth over M&a
Nearly two years after the merger of BAE Systems Plc with rival EADS fell apart, BAE's U.S. unit on Tuesday said it is focused more on winning orders in key product lines than through mergers and acquisitions. "We don't have a specific agenda to grow through M&A," Jerry DeMuro, chief executive officer of the U.S. unit of Europe's largest defense company, told the Reuters Aerospace and Defense Summit.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
North-West Evening Mail
Keswick to Barrow committee member drenched in Ice Bucket Challenge
AN organiser of the Keswick to Barrow Walk was drenched by a bucket of ice cold water as part of a charity challenge.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
'Speculation' over 450 job losses at BAE Systems
A spokesman for the defence and aerospace company acknowledged 'there is a review ongoing', but said the rumoured numbers were 'simply speculation'.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Havenstein says teamwork key to government success
We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Quote of the week goes to Irish bookmaker Paddy Power as it explained how punter-friendly football and racing results had contributed to a 20% dip in profits.
Claim for Fire at BAE Arms Development Centre
We mounted our attack against the BAE Systems arms factory in the Filton area of Bristol by setting a fire against the fuel tank outside the onsite Advanced Technology Centre on August 29th.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
This Is London
De La Rue turns to BAE Systems for new boss
Banknotes printer De La Rue today turned to BAE Systems to fill a void created by the departure of its boss Tim Cobbold in March.
BAE Systems in Barrow begins demolition work. Library photo
BAE Systems has begun to demolish buildings in Barrow as part of a A 300m redevelopment programme that will transform the way it builds submarines.
Lancashire Evening Post
450 management jobs set to be axed at BAE Systems
Hundreds of jobs are understood to be at risk at planemaker BAE Systems as part of a review of the management structure.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Wireless Design & Development
Engineering Newswire 105: BAE Makes Planes More Human
Today on Engineering Newswire, we're 3D printing bump keys to pick locks, taking electrical prescriptions, and spraying smart skin onto airplanes.