BAE Systems has received a £446m five-year contract to support the current fleet of Typhoon jets.
A £350m contract to upgrade nuclear submarine HMS Vengeance could safeguard up to 2,000 UK jobs, the defence secretary is due to announce this morning.
The latest phase of the new F-35 fifth generation stealthy fighter jet manufacturing facility opened today in Samlesbury, Lancashire.
Defender, the fifth Type 45 destroyer built by BAE Systems, has set sail from the company’s Scotstoun shipyard to embark on her second and final stage of sea trials off the west coast of Scotland, before the handover to the Royal Navy later this year.
Chairman of BAE Systems Dick Olver asked the government to apply a 'growth test' to new policies designed to help industry, and said the UK must focus on "the right skills in the right places at the right time", at the EEF National Manufacturing Conference on March 6th.
A team of trainees from defence and missile manufacturer MBDA are set to battle it out this month for the title of ‘Best National Apprentice Team.’
Eight apprentices based at the company’s Lostock factory will go head-to-head against seven other teams across the country in the Brathay Appre…
BAE Systems confirmed it will stop manufacturing at its Brough, East Yorkshire plant next year, as part of its plans to cut costs to remain competitive.
Production at the aircraft factory, which employs 1,300 people, will end after almost a century, resulting in 845 redundancies. The site, howe…
General Dynamics’ new modular armour system for the British Army’s Specialist Vehicle family meets demanding STANAG – NATO Stardardisation Agreement – levels for mine protection, the company announced.
Following a series of blast trials conducted at Otterburn ranges in Nor…
ADS today welcomed the Department for Business Innovation and Skills initiative See Inside Manufacturing, an initiative which gives Aerospace & Defence an opportunity to engage schools, colleges and universities to help inspire future generations of engineers.
See Inside Manufacturin…