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BAE Systems awards Applied Composites Gold Supplier of the Year

Brea, CA – December 17, 2021 – Applied Composites announced today it received a BAE Systems Partner2Win Gold Supplier of the Year Award based on exceptional performance and contributions to supply chain success in 2021 for BAE Systems’ Combat Mission Systems business. BAE Systems’ Partner2Win is a global program designed to achieve operational excellence and eliminate defects in its supply chain by raising the bar of performance expectations to meet the demand of current and future customers. As part of the program, BAE Systems meets regularly with its suppliers at their locations to transfer best practices to ensure that the components and materials that compose BAE Systems products meet the highest quality standards. 

“Our suppliers have overcome many challenges posed by the COVID pandemic to sustain deliveries of our products to Army, Marines, and Navy customers,” said Andy Corea, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems’ Combat Mission Systems business. “By partnering with the highest performing suppliers – including Applied Composites in the industry, we have and will continue to exceed our customers’ expectations.”

“We are honored to be acknowledged by our partner BAE systems as a Gold Supplier of the Year,” said Applied Composites CEO, David Horner. “The team in Brea sets a high standard of quality and on time delivery performance and we’re proud that our team is being recognized for that achievement.”

Learn more about BAE Systems Partner2Win Supplier Symposium here.

About BAE Systems BAE Systems provides some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defense, aerospace, and security solutions. The company employs a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 employees worldwide and operations in 30 states across the U.S. Working with customers and local partners, BAE Systems develops, engineers, manufactures, and supports products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.About Applied Composites Applied Composites is a leading provider of complex composite components, assemblies, engineering, and tooling to the aerospace, defense, and space systems markets. Vertically integrated with five strategic locations, we have widespread capabilities to serve expanding industry needs in many high-growth aerospace and defense and space platforms.