Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East.

New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East) Apr 29, 2012

BAE Systems BAE Systems offers guidance for 2012 based on Saudi Arabia deal. BAE Systems offered guidance for 2012, saying the outcome of a fighter jet deal with Saudi Arabia will make or break profits for the year. "Whilst little sales growth can be expected for the group in 2012 in the current market conditions, modest growth in underlying earnings per share is anticipated, assuming a satisfactory conclusion to Salam negotiations (with Saudi Arabia) in 2012," BAE said. Apr 26, 2012

BAE Systems BAE Systems to Upgrade Electronic Warfare Capabilities on Saudi Arabian Fighter Jets. BAE Systems today announced a $367M contract to deliver 70 Digital Electronic Warfare Systems (DEWS)/Common Missile Warning Systems (CMWS) to upgrade F-15S fighter jets in support of the Royal Saudi Air Force. OBAE Systems looks forward to providing the Royal Saudi Air Force with this superior electronic capability,O said John Nyilis, product line director at BAE Systems. OThrough these efforts the KingdomOs existing fighter F-15 fighter aircraft will match the capabilities of the next generation of F-15 SA fighter jets currently in development.O DEWS is a state-of-the-art integrated digital electronic warfare system which provides...

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