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2012 full year results

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BAE Systems continues to deliver a robust performance with strong trading in a number of areas

Our geographic diversity is providing resilience and in particular, we have made excellent progress in international markets achieving a non-US and UK order intake of £11.2bn.  This has resulted in an 8% increase in our order backlog to over £42bn. We have closed the year with a strong balance sheet and are well positioned for the future.

Ian King, Chief Executive, BAE Systems

Financial key points 

  • Sales £17,834m
  • Underlying EBITA £1,895m
  • Underlying earnings per share 38.9p
  • Order backlog £42.4bn
  • Non-US and UK order intake £11.2bn
  • Dividend per share 19.5p
  • Operating business cash flow £2.7bn
  • Net cash £387m
  • Three-year share repurchase programme of up to £1bn
  • Longevity risk on £2.7bn of pension scheme liabilities transferred to the insurance market


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For more information, please contact:
Lindsay Walls, BAE Systems
Tel: +44 (0)1252 383074 Mob: +44 (0)7793427582
Lindsay.walls@baesystems.com

Rachael Gordon, BAE Systems
Tel: +44 (0) 1252 384719 Mob: +44 (0) 7793 423682
Rachael.gordon@baesystems.com