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    BAE Systems bids on U.S. Army contract

    Contract is to develop an armored, multi-purpose vehicle to replace Vietnam-era M113
    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. 
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    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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    Maine weighs revoking seat belt law days after 75-car pileup

    AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — It's an effort that even the bill's sponsor acknowledges is poor timing. Just two days after a 75-vehicle pileup injured at least 17 people in the state, lawmakers in Maine are considering legislation that would allow adults to opt out of wearing seat belts. Full Story
    Turkish author Yasar Kemal dead at 91

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Yasar Kemal, one of Turkey's best-known novelists with worldwide readership, has died, his doctor said on Saturday. Full Story