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BAE | Britain/U.K. | Mergers & Acquisitions | Sensors & Guidance | USA

BAE Acquires National Sensor Systems

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BAE Systems Inc has reached a definitive agreement with National Sensor Systems (NSS) of Acton, MA to purchase all of its shares for $8.7 million in cash. NSS is a privately held 20-person company who specializes in the development of electro-optical sensor systems for aerospace and defense applications. See this page for a list of their technologies. The parties expect to close the transaction promptly upon receipt of regulatory approval.

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