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Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. We have customers in more than 100 countries and have strong, positions in our home markets: Australia, the UK, Saudi Arabia, India and the United States.

BAE Systems Australia

BAE Systems Australia combines key skills in engineering and systems integration to provide communications, electronic warfare systems, military air support, air defence, mission support systems and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and adjacent security customers. We draw on the strengths of our global Company to develop greater capabilities that ensure better protection for Australia and its armed forces.

We work to optimise the ADF’s military capability by delivering the most efficient, value-for-money solutions across air, land, sea and electronic domains.
We are Australia’s largest defence company and employ around 3500 people who support customers across Australia.
Headquarters for the Australian business is in Adelaide, South Australia.

Committed to Australia

For more than half a century, BAE Systems Australia (and its predecessor companies) have been designing, integrating and maintaining military systems for the ADF. We work hard to maximise Australian industry involvement in all of our projects and activities and invest heavily in research and development.
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Defence, security and economic prosperity
Australia's capability