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  • Image of Henry White

    Thursday 17 January 2019

    Harnessing tech for sporting success

    They say that variety is the spice of life and in my role at BAE Systems this is certainly true. One day I was chairing an international conference on optical systems in Berlin and the next I was helping set up an environmental monitoring system for horses at one of the UK’s national sports training facilities!

    Technology and Innovation

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    Technology and Innovation
  • Image of Richard Hamer, taken at 2018 National Apprentice Awards

    Monday 07 January 2019

    Bridging the UK’s skills gap

    Recently published statistics have shown that, at 4 per cent, unemployment within the UK is at its lowest level since the early 1970s and that there are more people in work in the country than ever before.

    Education and Skills

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    Education and Skills
  • Head of QEC Support Dean Kimber

    Thursday 06 December 2018

    A flying success

    As HMS Queen Elizabeth and her 750-strong Ship’s Company get ready to sail back to Portsmouth following four months of successful flight trials, Dean Kimber, Head of Queen Elizabeth Class Support, explains what happens when she gets home.

    Our Employees

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    Our Employees
  • Image of BAE Systems graduate

    Monday 03 December 2018

    UK Sport at Farnborough Air Show

    When starting the UK Sport graduate placement, I quickly learnt how important the promotion and publicity aspects of the placement are. This was further apparent when we were asked to put together an exhibition stand for the 2018 Farnborough International Air show.

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    Event
  • Square image of F-35 landing

    Monday 15 October 2018

    A landmark landing

    Since the arrival of the F-35B Lightning on the deck of HMS Queen Elizabeth, a team made up of hundreds of people has been working day and night to make history as we progress crucial flight trials to integrate the aircraft and the carrier.

    Technology and Innovation

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    Technology and Innovation
  • Image of HMS Queen Elizabeth during 2018 sea trials

    Saturday 29 September 2018

    Proud to play our part

    As the eyes of the world turn to watch HMS Queen Elizabeth in her first-of-class F-35B jet flight trials, we reflect on our role in getting Britain’s biggest ever warship to sea.

    Our Employees

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    Our Employees
  • Charles Woodburn, Chief Operating Officer

    Wednesday 01 August 2018

    2018 half year results

    Today we have announced the Group’s interim financial results for the first six months of 2018. It has been a busy first half of the year, during which we’ve had major competitive business wins and a commitment from the UK Government and industry to a future Combat Air programme. Together these successes underline our world-leading technology capability and skills, and provide good momentum into the second half and beyond.

    Business

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    Business
  • Graphic from The Spectator event

    Thursday 12 July 2018

    Security and prosperity

    This blog post was first published by The Spectator on 12 July 2018

    Business

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    Business
  • Image of Royal Navy operators at work

    Thursday 31 May 2018

    Information warfare in the Royal Navy

    At BAE Systems, we’re working with experts from the Royal Navy to explore and develop new technologies that will give a vital advantage to warships and their crews.

    Technology and Innovation

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    Technology and Innovation
  • Image taken at Take your sons and daughters to work day at our Air business in Warton, Lancashire

    Thursday 24 May 2018

    Promoting careers in STEM

    Felicity Fashade blogs about her experience of hosting her 14-year-old niece at BAE Systems’ Naval Ships Combat Systems offices in Frimley, Surrey, where she works as a Programme Manager on a future concepts development programme.

    Education and Skills

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    Education and Skills
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