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Hedge fund cyber-attack was not real, admits BAE Systems
A cyber-attack on a hedge fund which recently attracted a slew headlines never actually happened, BAE Systems, the firm at the centre of the story, has admitted.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Transformer jet is like the Optimus Prime of planes
BAE Systems unveils fascinating new concept aircraft that transform, self-heal, can 3D-print UAVs, and have concentrated laser beams to disable enemy missiles.
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The Boeing Company and Caterpillar Inc. Receive Good News
Aluminum giant Alcoa , a former Dow component, yesterday reported adjusted second-quarter earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street expectations.
Ship repair company talks about television commercial, and struggles to hire
Ship construction and repair company BAE Systems is hiring about 140 new employees in the area - and is getting the word out by airing a commercial on local and cable television.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Navy unveils 'super gun' in San Diego
July 8th, 2014 San Diego, CA- General Atomics' electromagnetic launcher or rail gun is one of two prototypes on board the USS Millinocket, the other is from BAE Systems.
Military Researchers Design Real-life 'Transformer' Plane
UK aerospace and defense contractor BAE Systems have taken the wraps off several concepts it envisions as possible tools for the military in the decades to come - and if these designs are any guide, future battlefields are going to look like the set of a science fiction movie.
The Daily Record
Yes vote will spell the end of military shipbuilding in Scotland, warns union boss
HENRY Wilson, Unite staff convenor at BAE Systems, has told MPs unions were in no doubt that UK defence contracts would not go to "foreign" countries.
North-West Evening Mail
Area of Barrow shipyard evacuated due to small fire
Crews from BAE Systems and Cumbria Fire And Rescue Service extinguished a fire in BAE's New Assembly Shop late last night.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Fighter planes which split in two like 'Transformers' set to...
Incredible sight of the elephant that cried: For 50 years, Raju was held in spiked shackles which cut his legs, forced to beg, beaten and abused.
Future aircraft could come with advanced 3D printers for specialized drone production
According to BAE Systems researchers, military aircraft could be fitted with 3D printers to create different drone types depending on the mission objective Requests for backup might usually trigger a halt in a military operations, but two fast-moving technologies could one day combine to deliver much-needed reinforcements exactly where they're ... (more)
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Futuristic vision for the aviation industries
3D PRINTERS could be so advanced by 2040 that they could create small unmanned aircraft, BAE Systems scientists and engineers claim.
Self-healing 'transformer' drones - future of warfare?
Future aircraft should be able to heal themselves in flight, include 3D printers that could produce mini-drones during a mission, and even use a 'transformer' technology, believes BAE Systems claiming all of this could become a reality by 2040.
BAE looks to four technologies to transform aircraft engineering
Defence and aerospace giant BAE Systems has seemingly borrowed from Hollywood script-writers with futuristic concepts for military and civil aircraft.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
French firm wins 7-year DLR contract
French transport group Keolis has been awarded a new franchise to operate London's Dockland's Light Railway from December 2014.
The buzz: What does trade secrets update mean for cybercrime? -...
THE BUZZ: WHAT DOES TRADE SECRETS UPDATE MEAN FOR CYBERCRIME? Subcommittees and lawmakers in both chambers of Congress have shown a fair amount of optimism for creating a federal civil cause of action to allow companies to sue to protect their trade secrets - especially after the spotlight put on cyberespionage by May's landmark indictments of ... (more)
Mitsubishi Electric, MBDA to partner for missile development
Mitsubishi Electric , a missile supplier to Japan's Self Defense Forces, has agreed to partner with European missile consortium MBDA , BAE Systems and Finmeccanica ), to develop an air-to-air missile for the F-35 fighter jet.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The hedge fund attack that wasn't
CNBC and BAE Systems are abruptly retracting a June report describing a previously undisclosed "audacious and sophisticated attack" against a large hedge fund that supposedly crippled the fund's high-speed trading and stole data.
First South Korean F-16s Arrive at BAE Systems for Upgrades
"The arrival of the jets is a major milestone for our entire team and a historic occasion for both our company and the industry," said .
BAE Gets US Deal For 'Anti-Insurgent' Missile
UK defence giant BAE Systems has been chosen to further develop its 'anti-insurgent' missile system for the US military.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Nexter, KMW start talks on possible defence tie-up - source
French arms maker Nexter and Germany's Krauss-Maffei Wegmann have entered into exclusive talks to create a tie-up that would rank as Europe's largest maker of ground armaments such as tanks, a source in France's defence ministry said.