Leonardo Sells Government Satcoms Business To SES

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Leonardo has sold its U.S.-based Global Enterprise Solutions (GES) government satellite communications business to Luxembourg-based SES. SES is spending $450 million on the GES acquisition, helping it to strengthen its U.S. government business, the company announced March 22. Leonardo says the DRS...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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