98 : Cobham plc
Top 100 Revenue: $173,304,406
Defense revenue: $169,569,904
Civilian revenue: $3,734,501
2009 revenue: $2.8 billion
2009 earnings : $1.7 billion
2008 revenue: $2.2 billion
2008 earnings: $1.1 billion
Number of employees: 12000
Headquarters: Dorset, U.K.
Web address: http://www.cobham.com
President/CEO: Andy Stevens, chief executive
Head of gov't business: Charlie Stuff, executive vice president, Cobham North America
Ticker: COB
Lines of business: Avionics and surveillance, defense systems, mission systems and aviation services
Major customers: Navy, Army and Air Force
Major contracts/projects: Cobham is working on a $46 million contract from the Naval Air Systems Command manufacturing its low band transmitter-antenna group for Navy and Marine Corps electronic warfare aircraft. The original contract called for 60 low band transmitters and an associated number of antenna assemblies. The most recent award brings the total number of production transmitters ordered to 217 of 292 required transmitters.
Previous Profile: 2009
Sources: Washington Technology, Eagle Eye Publishers, Houlihan Lokey

Top 100 Whitepapers

  • Dassian GOVCON Solution Brief

    In these times of financial constraint and an uncertain market, it is critical for government contractors to optimize performance at all levels. Read this White Paper to learn how the Dassian GOVCON SAP- based Enterprise Solution allows government contractors to deliver better results, experience significant cost savings, and provide more predictability and flexibility than ever before. Download Now

  • Government Contracting in Aerospace and Defense

    Managing any complex, large-scale program poses big challenges. But when the customer is the U.S. federal government, the challenges grow even greater. Complex government contracts introduce the need for additional oversight and regulatory compliance. An organization’s ability to manage these challenges successfully can impact program cash flow significantly and can even create – or limit – future business opportunities. Read this White Paper to learn how SAP software can help contractors drive operational excellence and achieve compliance. Download Now

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
 Top 100 Slideshow
contracts DB


  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Read More

  • Is SBA MIA on contractor fraud? Nick Wakeman

    Editor Nick Wakeman explores the puzzle of why SBA has been so silent on the latest contractor fraud scandal when it has been so quick to act in other cases. Read More