The UK-based defence firm has signed a £1.6bn deal to supply 22 Hawk Trainer jets to Saudi Arabia.
The coalition government is to spend £350m on contracts this week on the design and manufacturing processes of next-generation submarines and missile systems to replace the UK's current nuclear deterrent, Trident.
Aerospace and defence group Cobham has acquired mobile communication firm Thrane & Thrane in a £275m deal.
Staff at defence group BAE Systems criticised their company over senior pay and a factory closure at the annual meeting on Wednesday.
On the battlefield, excess weight can be a life-threatening burden. Nanotechnology and smart fabrics are helping the Armed Forces to reduce equipment weight and improve operational efficiency, says Will Stirling.
Pearson Engineering has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation for designing a range of counter-mine and counter-Improvised Explosive Device (IED) equipment.
BAE Systems has delivered an Urgent Operational Requirement to the UK’s Royal Air Force (RAF) to help Tornado pilots identify friendly forces.
BAE Systems has received a £446m five-year contract to support the current fleet of Typhoon jets.