Daily Archives: 1999-11-30


BAe is now BAE Systems

British Aerospace (BAe) changed its name to BAE Systems following its merger with Marconi Electronic Systems. Within BAE Systems, Regional Aircraft and Asset Management are no longer considered separate units or division, but rather some of BAE Systems’ activities and programmes. Both report to Managing Director Mike O’Callaghan.


Avro RJ parts to be made in South Africa

British Aerospace Regional Aircraft has contracted with South Africa’s Denel Aviation for the supply of rudder and aileron parts for the Avro RJ. Denel Aviation will initially supply 18 rudder and aileron sets a year, and will be sole supplier of these parts for the entire Avro RJ program, including […]