BAE Systems

About us

We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. 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.Providing friendly forces with the best-possible protection – that is our mission.

Our Culture

Our culture focuses not on what we do, but on how we do it. If we focus on the how, the future that we wish to attain will follow.

A Global Company

We have key markets across the globe – Australia, India, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom and the United States. Combined with our regional offices, we employ some 82,500 skilled and passionate people.

Corporate Responsibility

Creating a successful and sustainable business requires more than financial results. The Company places great importance not just on what we do, but how we do it. Responsible business is embedded within the Company’s Strategy and is supported across the business via our Corporate Responsibility (CR) agenda.

Articles

MIV BOXER manufacture drives UK jobs and prosperity

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BAE Systems’ Mk.38 Mod.3

Up Close and Personal

Close-In Weapons Systems are effectively the ‘last line of defence’ for naval vessels. CIWS have evolved in recent years as the immediate threats to...
M-777A2

Digital Gunfire

Like many areas of warfare, digitisation is changing the way fire control of artillery is performed. Guns are becoming more responsive and arguably less...
B-83 training round

Will The Bomber Always Get Through?

“Ain’t a hope in hell, nothin’ gonna bring us down,” wrote Lemmy, the late lead vocalist of veteran heavy rock band Motorhead, for their...
Double Eagle Mk.II/III ROV family

Dangers of the Deep

Easy to deploy and cheap to acquire, maritime mines and underwater explosives pose a real threat to navies and commercial shipping by reducing freedom...

BAE Systems

Headquarters

Stirling Square
6 Carlton Gardens
London
SW1Y 5AD
United Kingdom

+44 (0) 1252 373232