The name was created through the use of the historic acronym for British Aerospace (BAe) combined with the ‘Systems’ part of the Marconi Electronic Systems (Marconi Electronics remains a registered trade mark of parts of the business which were not incorporated in the merger).
Today, BAE Systems is a global company engaged in the development and delivery of advanced defence, aerospace, security and information technology systems in the air, on the land and at sea. It employs over 88,000 people worldwide.
Genealogy - Aviation
|English Electric Aviation Ltd|
|Bristol Aircraft Limited|
|Hunting Aircraft Limited|
|1960||British Aircraft Corporation|