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BAE Systems Acquires UK-Based In-Space Missions

September 15, 2021 @ 07:31 AM

BAE Systems announced today it acquired In-Space Missions, a UK company that designs, builds and operates satellites and satellite systems. In-Space Missions was founded in 2015 and is based in Hampshire with more than 30 employees

Raytheon to Acquire SEAKR Engineering

September 15, 2021 @ 04:42 AM

Raytheon Technologies signed a definitive agreement today to acquire privately-held SEAKR Engineering, Inc., a supplier of advanced space electronics

Rolls-Royce to Sell Stake in AirTanker Holdings to Equitix Investment Management Ltd

September 13, 2021 @ 09:50 AM

Rolls-Royce has announced the sale of its 23.1% shareholding in AirTanker Holdings Limited to Equitix Investment Management Limited for cash proceeds of £189million ($261

Collins Aerospace to Acquire Flight Tracking Platform 'FlightAware'

August 31, 2021 @ 05:19 AM

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies business, plans to acquire privately held FlightAware, a digital aviation company providing global flight tracking solutions, predictive technology, analytics and decision-making tools. Closure of the acquisition is subject to the completion of customary conditions and regulatory approvals

British Govt Asks Competition Authority to Investigate Ultra Electronics Takeover By Cobham

August 24, 2021 @ 01:44 PM

The British government will review Cobham Group's proposed acquisition of Ultra Electronics, citing potential “national security concerns” about the deal. While Cobham and Ultra are both based in the United Kingdom, Cobham is owned by U

India's DCM Shriram Industries Pays $3.5M to Buy 30% Stake in Turkish...

August 20, 2021 @ 12:12 PM

India's DCM Shriram Industries has acquired 30% of the Turkish unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) producer, Zyrone Dynamics, in a deal worth $3.5 million

Huntington Ingalls Acquires Alion Science and Technology

August 20, 2021 @ 05:23 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) said it acquired Alion Science and Technology, a technology-driven solutions provider located in McLean, Virginia, from Veritas Capital. In July, the company said it agreed to buy Alion for $1

Mitsubishi Commences Business of New Naval Vessels Unit

August 4, 2021 @ 12:44 PM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) announced Tuesday that it concluded an agreement in March with Mitsui E&S Holdings Co

Huntington Ingalls Plans to Acquire Alion Science and Technology for $1.65B

July 6, 2021 @ 02:04 PM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Alion Science and Technology for $1.65 billion in cash from Veritas Capital, subject to customary adjustments

CAE Receives Nod to Buy L3Harris Technologies' Military Training business

June 28, 2021 @ 01:08 PM

CAE today announced that it has received all the required regulatory approvals for the previously announced purchase of L3Harris Technologies' Military Training business for $1.05 billion

General Atomics Acquires Swiss Opto-electronics Manufacturer, Synopta

June 15, 2021 @ 05:25 AM

General Atomics (GA) announced Monday the acquisition of Swiss firm Synopta GmbH, a manufacturer of complex opto-electronic instrumentation for space and terrestrial applications. “Synoptas pioneering expertise and innovative developments in communication, beam control, pointing assemblies, and stationary and transportable optical ground systems will supplement the diverse portfolio of laser communications, sensors, and ground systems which enable delivery of dependable solutions to government and other customers,” said Scott Forney, President of General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Group

Elbit Systems of America Acquires ‘Sparton’ Undersea Warfare Systems Manufacturer

April 6, 2021 @ 10:47 AM

Elbit Systems of America announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Sparton Corporation (“Sparton”) from an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P

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