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How we deliver is just as important as what we deliver. We cannot achieve our vision to be the premier international defence, aerospace and security company unless we commit to high ethical standards.

Our Ethics Programme

Our Ethics Programme Video


An overview of our ethics programme, highlighting how we continue to embed our programme internationally, drive the right behaviours by supporting employees in making ethical decisions and embedding responsible business practices.

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How our business works

Most of our products and services are for military use, from large platforms and electronic systems to maintenance and support contracts. We have a growing cyber and intelligence business as our customer requirements evolve to deal with increasingly relevant cyber threats.

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Trust and integrity

Trust is one of our core three values and we are committed to being as transparent as possible taking into account commercial, security and legal restrictions / considerations.

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Working with suppliers

Strong business relationships with our major suppliers is key to our mutual success. Suppliers are often part of our team and we expect them to meet our own high standards.

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Improving our standards

We are continuously improving and evolving our ethics programme.

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Stakeholder engagement

Our stakeholders include employees, business partners, suppliers, customers, investors, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and communities