BAE Systems was awarded a USD 37 million U.S. Department of Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium (DOTC) contract to design the Next Generation Evolved SeaSparrow Missile Launch System (NGELS). The company will support the NATO SeaSparrow Program Office (NSPO) to design and deliver prototype deck launching systems to support the U.S. Navy and allied countries with the Evolved SeaSparrow Missile (ESSM) ship self-defense system.

BAE Systems awarded Next Generation Launcher design contract

BAE Systems was selected to design and deliver a new prototype deck launching system to the U.S. Navy.