BAE Systems PLC is an aerospace and defence company.
The company’s business segments are – Electronic Systems, Platforms and Services (US), Air, Maritime, and Cyber and Intelligence. The Electronic Systems segment comprises the US-based and the UK-based defence electronics including electronic warfare systems, navigation systems, electro-optical sensors, military and commercial digital engine and flight controls, precision guidance and seeker solutions, military communications systems and data links, persistent surveillance capabilities, space electronics, and electric drive propulsion systems.
Its electronic combat solutions offer integrated electronic warfare systems for platform prime and government customers and is a provider of systems for electronic warfare missions such as electronic attack, electronic protection, and electronic support.
Its countermeasure and electromagnetic attack solutions segment provides threat detection, countermeasure, and attack solutions; the precision strike and sensing solutions segment designs and manufactures systems and technology that enable customers to execute their precision strike missions; the C4ISR systems segment provides actionable intelligence through technical solutions for airborne persistent surveillance, identification systems, signals intelligence, underwater and surface warfare solutions, and space resilience products; and the controls and avionics solutions segment develops and produces electronics for military and commercial aircraft including fly-by-wire flight controls, digital engine controls, cabin management systems, and mission computers.
The Platforms and Services (US) segment manufactures combat vehicles, weapons and munitions, and delivers services and sustainment operations comprising naval ship repair, and the management of government-owned munitions facilities.
The company’s Air segment develops future combat air systems.
The Maritime segment comprises the company’s UK-based maritime and land activities.
Its Cyber and Intelligence segment includes the US-based intelligence and security business and the UK-based applied intelligence business, and covers its cyber security, secure government, and commercial financial security operations.