BAE Systems is a global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees worldwide. The Company delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and support services. In 2010, BAE Systems reported sales of £22.4 billion (US$ 34.6 billion). BAE Systems has approximately 100,000 employees worldwide with customers in more than 100 countries.
BAE Systems is active in Australia, India, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom and the United States. Their organizational structure is designed to deliver the cost, capability and overall financial performance to meet customers’ needs. They are organized into the following business units:
BAE Systems, Inc.
BAE Systems, Inc. comprises the group’s US-based businesses: Land & Armaments; Electronic Solutions; Intelligence & Security; Platform Solutions and Support Solutions.
Programmes and Support
Programmes and Support comprises the group’s UK-based military air and information business, maritime activities and the activities of the Detica security business.
The International operating group comprises the group’s businesses in Saudi Arabia, Australia, India and Oman together with 37.5% interest in the pan-European MBDA joint venture, a 10.2% shareholding of Saab in Sweden and a 49% shareholding in Air Astana.