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Board of Directors approves first-half results

New orders totalled EUR 7,566 million in the first half, versus EUR 8,050 million in 1H10. Improvements in Energy (Gebze contract in Turkey worth EUR 638 million) and Aeronautics (increased orders for ATR aircraft, the B787 programme and logistical support to the M-346) partially offset the slowdown in Helicopters and Defence and Security Electronics.
Rome 27/07/2011

Finmeccanica Press Note

With reference to reports published today by certain media outlets, Pierfrancesco Guarguaglini would like to clarify that the legal measures in question consist of the notification of a request to extend the period of the preliminary investigation that includes, as is often the practice, bare elements of the case and in which there is no reference to the facts that are allegedly the subject of the investigation.
Rome 22/07/2011

FLIP to the Future: young people discuss the future of Finmeccanica

Two hundred and thirty of Finmeccanica's young new recruits will meet tomorrow from all around the world to discuss the future of the Group, the prospects for the development of its business and the opportunities for growth that the international realm in which we operate can offer them. The young recruits will engage in direct dialogue with management during the event, which will be broadcast live on the web, for the benefit of all those...
Roma 20/07/2011

Ansaldo Energia starts a EUR 640 million contract to build and maintain a 865 MW CCGT plant in Turkey

Ansaldo Energia, jointly controlled by Finmeccanica and First Reserve Corporation, announces the effectiveness of a EUR 640 million contract to build and maintain a 865 MW Combined Cycle Gas Power Plant located in Kocaeli-Gezbe, an important industrial district of Istanbul.
Rome 15/07/2011

Finmeccanica: around USD 200 million contract with Mexico for four C-27J aircraft

Finmeccanica, through its operating company Alenia Aeronautica, signed a contract worth approximately USD 200 million with Mexico to supply four tactical transport aircraft C-27J.
Mexico City 06/07/2011

Finmeccanica presents its first Sustainability Report

Finmeccanica presented its Sustainability Report 2010 today in Rome, at the Museo dell'Ara Pacis. The event has been attended by Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Pontifical Council for Culture of the Holy See, Corrado Clini, Director General at the Ministry of the Environment, Land and Sea, Pier Francesco Guarguaglini, Chairman of Finmeccanica, Giuseppe Orsi, CEO of Finmeccanica and Alessandro Pansa, COO and CFO of Finmeccanica.
Rome 05/07/2011

Finmeccanica companies take part in PROTEC 2011 – the Civil and Environmental Protection Technologies and Services Show

Finmeccanica Group companies Alenia Aeronautica, SELEX Elsag, SELEX Galileo and SELEX Sistemi Integrati are taking part in PROTEC 2011, the first Civil and Environmental Protection Technologies and Services Show (Turin, 30 June – 2 July).
Torino 30/06/2011

Finmeccanica finalised EUR 170 mln contracts from Singapore for the M-346 logistic support

Alenia Aermacchi – a company of Finmeccanica's Aeronautics Sector led by Alenia Aeronautica – has finalised with ST Aerospace the logistics support contracts for the 12 M-346 trainers sold at the end of September 2010 in the context of the Fighter Wings Course programme of the Republic of Singapore Air Force.
Rome 24/06/2011

SuperJet International signs an order with Blue Panorama Airlines worth USD 370 million

SuperJet International - a joint venture between Alenia Aeronautica (a Finmeccanica Company) and Sukhoi Holding – signed an order today with the Italian Blue Panorama Airlines for the purchase of 12 Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) aircraft. Based on the list price, the agreement has an estimated value of USD 370 million.
Le Bourget (Parigi) 22/06/2011

Finmeccanica at Le Bourget 2011: high technology and integrated solutions for a safer world

Finmeccanica – through its companies, AgustaWestland, Alenia Aermacchi, Alenia Aeronautica, DRS Defence Solutions, DRS Technologies, SELEX Elsag, SELEX Galileo, SELEX Service Management, Seicos,SELEX Sistemi Integrati, Telespazio (Finmeccanica 67% - Thales 33%) and Thales Alenia Space (Thales 67% - Finmeccanica 33%) – is taking part in the 49th Paris International Air Show at Le Bourget (from 20 to 26 of June), the largest global showcase for aerospace technology and the defence and security industry, and the event that most represents current trends in the international market.
Le Bourget (Parigi) 20/06/2011