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Astrium Wins $266M to Help European Space Agency Operate ISS; Bart Reijnen Comments

Astrium Wins $266M to Help European Space Agency Operate ISS; Bart Reijnen Comments

Astrium has won a $266 million contract to help the European Space Agency run and exploit the International Space Station’s European components in an effort to enhance functions of ESA’s… Read more »

Astrium to Distribute Inmarsat’s Global Broadband Service; Rupert Pearce Comments

Astrium to Distribute Inmarsat’s Global Broadband Service; Rupert Pearce Comments

Inmarsat and EADS‘ Astrium subsidiary have partnered to deliver broadband services to Astrium’s worldwide market base. Astrium Services will provide Inmarsat’s Global Xpress broadband network to maritime, defense and government segments… Read more »

EADS CEO Sean O’Keefe Outlines New Helicopter Costs in Air Force Letter

EADS CEO Sean O’Keefe Outlines New Helicopter Costs in Air Force Letter

EADS North America CEO Sean O’Keefe has recommended to acting Air Force secretary Eric Fanning in a letter that the branch acquire the company’s UH-72 Lakota helicopter instead of modifying its Huey fleet,… Read more »

Incoming BAE Chair Sir Roger Carr Previews Business Plans

Incoming BAE Chair Sir Roger Carr Previews Business Plans

BAE Systems Chairman Sir Roger Carr intends to focus on building up BAE as an independent company when he joins, Dow Jones Business News reported Wednesday. Marietta Cauchi writes Carr announced… Read more »

EADS Business Wins China Power Utility Helicopter Order

EADS Business Wins China Power Utility Helicopter Order

An EADS business has won an order from a China-based electricity provider for three helicopters intended to support power grid work and emergency rescue operations in the country. State Grid… Read more »

IBM, Airbus Launch Airline Big Data Partnership; Timothy Wholey Comments

IBM, Airbus Launch Airline Big Data Partnership; Timothy Wholey Comments

IBM and Airbus are partnering to help airlines use information technology services as they manage aircraft and customer service. The partnership aims to help operators use big data and combine… Read more »

BAE to Test Typhoon Fighter Jet Goggles

BAE to Test Typhoon Fighter Jet Goggles

BAE Systems has started to test night vision goggles for the Typhoon fighter jet, built by a consortium of companies including BAE and EADS. The tests at BAE’s Warton, U.K…. Read more »

Northrop, EADS Subsidiary Team Starts EuroHawk UAV Test Flights; Tom Vice Comments

Northrop, EADS Subsidiary Team Starts EuroHawk UAV Test Flights; Tom Vice Comments

Northrop Grumman and an EADS subsidiary are working together to develop a new unmanned aerial vehicle that Northrop says is based on its Global Hawk drone. The company said the EuroHawk… Read more »

Brad Antle: Spending Cuts Likely To Be Toned Down

Brad Antle: Spending Cuts Likely To Be Toned Down

Future spending cuts will likely come in the form of a gentle ramp and be less aggressive than previously feared, Salient Federal Solutions CEO Brad Antle told the Washington Post…. Read more »

BAE Looks to Middle East for Business Growth; Guy Anderson Comments

BAE Looks to Middle East for Business Growth; Guy Anderson Comments

BAE Systems is turning to the Middle East to spur business growth after its recently proposed merger with EADS fell through, Dan Milmo reports for the Guardian. The paper reports the… Read more »

South Korean Pilots Examine Lockheed’s F-35, Boeing’s F-15; Dennis Muilenburg Comments

South Korean Pilots Examine Lockheed’s F-35, Boeing’s F-15; Dennis Muilenburg Comments

South Korean test pilots are visiting Lockheed Martin’s F-35 plant in Fort Worth, Texas this week, according to a Reuters report Sept. 28. Mike Rein, spokesman for Lockheed, said South… Read more »

Jay Johnson: Consolidation Possible For Small, Medium Defense Firms

Jay Johnson: Consolidation Possible For Small, Medium Defense Firms

In the wake of reports of a potential BAE Systems-EADS merger, the CEO of General Dynamics said Thursday he does not see a trend of mega-deals between defense contractors, Reuters… Read more »

Northrop, EADS to Benefit From Growing European Drone Interest; Matt Copija Comments

Northrop, EADS to Benefit From Growing European Drone Interest; Matt Copija Comments

Northrop Grumman Corp. and European Aeronautics, Defence and Space could receive another order for the Global Hawk used in Afghanistan and Libya due to increased European interest in intelligence gathering… Read more »

EADS Teams with Exelis, General Dynamics to Provide Federal Security Solutions; Rich Sorelle Comments

EADS Teams with Exelis, General Dynamics to Provide Federal Security Solutions; Rich Sorelle Comments

EADS North America, ITT Exelis and EADS Cassidian division announced Tuesday they will work together to develop and provide enhanced electronic warfare solutions. The three companies signed a memorandum of understanding at the… Read more »

ARINC Launches New Flight Execution iPad App for Pilots

ARINC Launches New Flight Execution iPad App for Pilots

ARINC Direct will demonstrate its new full-featured cockpit application for the iPadTM at this week’s NBAA 2011 conference in Las Vegas. The app gives pilots streamlined access to relevant flight information… Read more »

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