BAE Systems awarded $110 million U.S. Army contract

07/07/2015 12:59 PM EDT
BAE Systems, which has a facility in West Manchester Township, has won a $110.4 million contract from the U. 
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BAE Systems bids on U.S. Army contract
05/29/2014 01:21 PM EDT - BAE Systems has submitted a bid to develop an armored, multi-purpose vehicle for the U.S. Army, the company said Thursday. Full Story

BAE Systems in York County receives contract modifation for Bradleys
03/22/2013 10:33 AM EDT - York, PA - BAE Systems in York County received a $16.6 million contract to work on Bradley Fighting Vehicles for the U. Full Story

BAE makes its case to keep production going
03/18/2013 11:00 AM EDT - York, PA - A beige behemoth sits in darkness. Its towering turret barely musters a shadow from the sparse light beaming from other workstations. Full Story

According to a report, the state ranks third as far as sequester impacts by dollar amount.  
 
The military contractor will be taking medium mine protected vehicles on 100-mile test runs in the county.  
 
Department of Defense contracts can be deceiving, a spokesman says.  
 
BAE Systems in York to convert vehicles for explosive ordinance disposal
07/28/2012 07:34 PM EDT - York, PA - The $7 million contract will be performed at the York County site with an estimated completion date of March 31, 2013.
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At BAE Systems, vets get to keep serving
12/31/2010 08:05 AM EST -
Veterans make up about 22 percent of the work force at BAE Systems in West Manchester Township. And although their days of active duty might be over, three of those veterans say their work allows them to keep fighting for their country. 
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Oldest ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cake

HONG KONG (AP) — The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday. Full Story
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Review: Barclay delivers gripping story in 'Broken Promise'

"Broken Promise" (NAL/Penguin Random House), by Linwood Barclay Linwood Barclay returns to the small town of Promise Falls for his latest novel, "Broken Promise," bringing back several characters and delivering another gripping tale. Full Story
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band

The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.