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Aug 9, 2009

BAE Systems

Best known for its Hawk jet trainer and Nimrod MRA4 surveillance aircraft, and for partnerships on the Eurofighter Typhoon and Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, BAE Systems is also carving a growing niche as a developer of unmanned systems. While the bulk of this work is conducted by 600 staff at its Warton manufacturing site in Lancashire, the UK company also has expertise in two of its other self-styled "home markets" - Australia and the USA. Aug 3, 2009


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