Deal News

Leonardo and RADA complete merger to form new public company

Defence technology provider Leonardo DRS and Israel-based RADA Electronic Industries have completed an all-stock merger to form a combined public…

UK commits to naval splurge before Autumn Statement

Just days before the UK’s Autumn financial statement, which will spell out the scale of spending cuts the UK Government…

FMD signs agreement with DECK to expand UXV capabilities

Arcline Investment Management’s portfolio company Fairbanks Morse Defense (FMD) has signed a licencing agreement with an Estonian private company DECK…

Thales subsidiary TDSI takes Advanced Acoustic Concepts’ full ownership

Thales’ US-based subsidiary Thales Defense & Security Inc (TDSI) has acquired the full ownership of Advanced Acoustic Concepts (AAC) for…

Curtiss-Wright acquires Safran Aerosystems Arresting for $240m

Curtiss-Wright has closed the purchase of Safran Aerosystems Arresting (SAA), a global arresting systems supplier for military aircraft, for $240m…

Fairbanks Morse Defense acquires California-based Research Tool & Die

Arcline Investment Management’s portfolio company Fairbanks Morse Defence (FMD) has acquired Research Tool & Die (RT&D) for an undisclosed amount.…

ECA in exclusive talks with iXblue over proposed merger

ECA Group, a subsidiary of France-based Group Gorge, has entered an exclusive negotiation period to acquire 100% of iXblue's capital.…

Babcock to buy remaining 50% stake in Australia’s Naval Ship Management

Babcock International Group has signed a sales and purchase agreement to acquire the remaining 50% stake in Australia’s Naval Ship…

Fairbanks Morse Defense acquires Federal Equipment Company

US-based marine defence provider Fairbanks Morse Defense (FMD) has purchased Federal Equipment Company (FEC) for an undisclosed amount. The addition…

VTG acquires undersea warfare technologies provider ASSETT

Digital transformation solutions provider VTG has acquired undersea warfare and uncrewed systems technologies provider ASSETT. The companies did not disclose…

Huntington Ingalls Industries completes Alion acquisition

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has completed the acquisition of Alion Science and Technology for a cash consideration of $1.65bn from…

Huntington Ingalls to acquire Alion Science for $1.65bn

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has signed an agreement to acquire defence services company Alion Science and Technology for a cash…

Leidos acquires ship design firm Gibbs & Cox for $380m

The acquisition was originally announced in February. Based in the US, Gibbs & Cox is an independent ship design firm…

Elbit Systems of America completes Sparton acquisition for $380m

Elbit Systems' US subsidiary has closed the acquisition of Sparton following the receipt of all the necessary approvals. The $380m…

HII acquires Spatial Integrated Systems’ autonomy business

US military shipbuilding company Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has strengthened its portfolio by acquiring Spatial Integrated Systems’ (SIS) autonomy business.…