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  1. July 14, 2016

    Missiles will be quicker to make as 3D printing blasts off

    It is late on a Friday night at Raytheon’s design site in Tucson, Arizona, and the lights are still on. Engineers at...

  2. July 11, 2016

    Reaction Engines secures funding for space engine

    Britain has given the go-ahead to crucial development funding for a revolutionary UK designed engine that could send...

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  1. July 11, 2016

    UK to close aerospace deals at Farnborough despite EU vote

    When the Farnborough Airshow opens its doors on Monday, less than three weeks will have passed since the UK voted to...

  2. July 4, 2016

    Clean water fund draws investors

    The UK defence group BAE Systems and the Swedish national pension fund AP1 have invested in a new $300m water fund that...

  3. June 21, 2016

    Leonardo-Finmeccanica set to go on acquisition trail

    Mauro Moretti is in expansion mode. Barely two years after arriving to shake up and streamline the top 10 global...

  4. June 13, 2016

    One in three FTSE 100 companies worries about tax

    Tax, terrorism, regulation and Brexit are the four biggest worries for FTSE 100 companies, according to analysis of...

  5. June 7, 2016

    Royal Navy warships cannot take the heat, MPs told

    The engines powering the Royal Navy’s cutting-edge fleet of Type 45 destroyers are unable to operate continuously in...

  6. April 26, 2016

    Brexit: the first 100 minutes

    If Britons opt to leave the European Union in June, predictive articles entitled “Brexit: the first 100 days” will...

  7. April 26, 2016

    Cyber thieves target bank systems after Bangladesh heist

    Cyber thieves who pulled off one of the biggest robberies in history when they raided the Bangladesh central bank in...

  8. April 4, 2016

    Stratasys hails 3D printing breakthrough

    Stratasys, the world’s biggest maker of 3D printing systems, is claiming a technological breakthrough that it believes...

  9. March 28, 2016

    BAE, Rolls-Royce and Babcock win £372m of RAF and Navy work

    BAE Systems, Rolls-Royce and Babcock have won contracts worth £372m to maintain the Hawk jets used by the Royal Air...

  10. March 28, 2016

    Defence groups take aim at cyber security

    The hackers were changing tactics almost by the hour. Even as the cyber defence team erected one wall to repel the...

  11. March 27, 2016

    CPP fight may be over before it has properly begun

    The illiquidity in small companies creates strange bedfellows. A bust-up broke out last week over CPP. This is the...

  12. Fast FT

    March 23, 2016

    Syrian-born billionaire sues Barclays over blacklist

    Wafic Saïd, the Syrian-born billionaire businessman and philanthropist, has sued Barclays in London after it...

  13. February 22, 2016

    BAE Systems suffers cyber attacks twice a week

    Foreign governments are suspected of launching cyber attacks on BAE Systems roughly twice a week, according to the UK...

  14. February 18, 2016

    BAE Systems says new COO does not signal strategic shift

    BAE Systems insisted the arrival of a relatively-unknown oil executive as a potential successor to chief executive Ian...

  15. Fast FT

    February 18, 2016

    Saudi aircraft deliveries help BAE Systems to higher revenue

    BAE Systems racked up a healthy rise in revenue last year thanks to increased aircraft deliveries to Saudi Arabia amid...

  16. February 15, 2016

    HSBC buries City’s feud with UK

    Sir John Vickers has been “raging against the dying of the light”, to borrow a phrase from Dylan Thomas. The reformist...

  17. February 15, 2016

    BAE names Charles Woodburn as chief operating officer

    BAE Systems has appointed Charles Woodburn, a former Schlumberger manager, as chief operating officer making him heir...

  18. February 9, 2016

    Labour splits deepen over renewal of Trident

    Labour divisions over defence policy were thrown into sharp relief on Tuesday as senior figures clashed publicly about...

  19. February 8, 2016

    BAE Systems homes in on new chief executive

    The board of BAE Systems is homing in on a successor to Ian King as chief executive, even though the head of the...

  20. February 5, 2016

    Survey of FTSE finds widespread Brexit complacency

    When Rolls-Royce was asked why its bosses are not speaking out on Britain’s possible exit from the European Union, the...

  21. January 29, 2016

    Babcock, BAE and Rolls-Royce step in to support steelmaker

    Sheffield Forgemasters has been granted a £30m support package by three of the UK’s biggest manufacturers in a move...

  22. January 29, 2016

    UK’s £1bn destroyers need refit after engine trouble

    The engines of the Royal Navy’s most expensive warships will have to be refitted at a cost of tens of millions of...

  23. January 28, 2016

    Defence suppliers overcharging by up to £26m

    Companies chosen as sole suppliers of military equipment could be overcharging the UK government by up to £26m,...

  24. January 17, 2016

    Unite members threaten to quit if union turns against Trident

    Thousands of Unite members could quit Britain’s biggest union if it fails to maintain its position on the Trident...

  25. January 6, 2016

    BAE provides safe spot amid 1% fall in FTSE 100

    BAE Systems proved a safe spot in a falling London market on Wednesday, with the defence contractor showing its biggest...

  26. December 13, 2015

    UK looks at nuclear option over Rolls-Royce crisis

    Nationalising Rolls-Royce’s nuclear submarine business, which powers the UK’s Trident deterrent, is one option under...

  27. December 13, 2015

    MoD warns Rolls and BAE over Trident replacement project

    The government has fired a warning shot across the bows of Rolls-Royce and BAE Systems, lead industrial partners in the...

  28. November 23, 2015

    Field Marshal Fallon marches cyclical BAE back up the market hill

    Military blimps are expensive to maintain these days. Michael Fallon, a crimson dirigible of a defence minister, has...

  29. November 23, 2015

    Defence review: industry welcomes spending commitment

    David Cameron has promised that Britain’s armed forces will be “better equipped and better supplied” than ever as he...

  30. November 20, 2015

    BAE Systems: cheap guns

    The atrocities in Paris provoked a predictable bounce in defence contractors’ share prices. Only in Hollywood...

  31. November 19, 2015

    UK industry hopes for boost from defence review

    One of the questions to be answered in Monday’s strategic defence and security review (SDSR) is what the new priorities...

  32. November 16, 2015

    Sabre rattles long-distance travel hopes

    The potential of the Sabre combined jet and rocket engine will come as no surprise to readers of the Financial Times....

  33. November 13, 2015

    UK and India increase defence ties but big deals remain elusive

    Narendra Modi’s UK visit The UK and India have agreed to strengthen ties on defence, anti-terror tactics and dealing...

  34. November 12, 2015

    BAE Systems cuts earnings target for 2015 and 370 jobs

    BAE Systems on Thursday admitted its long awaited order for 48 Typhoon fighter jets from Saudi Arabia would not land...

  35. November 6, 2015

    UK groups ready deals and complaints for Narendra Modi visit

    British multinationals hope to unveil $15bn of trade and investment deals with India when Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

  36. November 1, 2015

    BAE Systems to pay £20.6m for 20% of space engine group

    A revolutionary engine that could propel aircraft into outer space and back at five times the speed of sound came a...

  37. October 26, 2015

    Risk to Saudi Typhoon jet contract after prison row

    A delicate negotiation to sell UK-built fighter jets to Saudi Arabia could be at risk after the Saudi ambassador...

  38. October 2, 2015

    Boeing to lead $4bn F-15 jet fighter contract

    An ageing but formidable fighter jet is being given new relevance in a bid to fill the gap created by delays in the...

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