BAE Systems
CONTENDER
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Aerospace and Defense: 11
(Previous rank: 11)
Overall score: 5.51

Should these companies be admired, or what?
BAE Systems stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 12
People management 12
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 13
Quality of management 9
Financial soundness 9
Long-term investment 10
Quality of products/services 11
Global competitiveness 9
Most Admired
1 United Technologies 7.70
2 Lockheed Martin 6.92
3 Boeing 6.87
4 Raytheon 6.85
5 Honeywell International 6.74
6 General Dynamics 6.54
7 Northrop Grumman 6.47
8 Rolls-Royce 5.96
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Bombardier 5.87
10 EADS 5.79
11 BAE Systems 5.51
12 Thales Group 5.28
13 Finmeccanica 4.96
14 China North Industries 3.97
15 Aviation Industry Corp. of China 3.96
From the March 21, 2011 issue
†Only companies that score in the top half of their industry survey are listed as Most Admired. The rest are listed as contenders.
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6 Carlton Gardens
London, Britain SW1Y 5AD
www.baesystems.com
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