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Defense News Top 100 for 2009

Revenue figures are in millions of U.S. dollars. Currency conversions for non-U.S. firms calculated using average market conversion rates over each firm's fiscal year to mitigate the effects of currency fluctuations.


Rank Company Leadership Country Last Year's Rank 2008 Defense Revenue 2007 Defense Revenue 2008 Total Revenue % of Revenue from Defense
1 Lockheed Martin Robert Stevens, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 1 39550 38513.0 42731 92.5
2 BAE Systems Ian King, CEO U.K. 3 32667 29800.0 34351 95.1
3 Boeing W. James McNerney, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 2 31082 31175.0 60909 51
4 Northrop Grumman Ronald Sugar, Chairman and CEO U.S. 4 26579 24497.0 33887 78.4
5 General Dynamics Jay Johnson, President and CEO U.S. 5 22854 21519.0 29300 78
6 Raytheon William Swanson, Chairman and CEO U.S. 6 21551.8 19809.9 23174 93
7 EADS Louis Gallois, CEO Netherlands 7 16206.6 12241.3 63639.4 25.5
8 L-3 Communications Michael Strianese, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 8 12159 11239.0 14901 81.6
9 Finmeccanica PierFrancesco Guarguaglini, President and CEO Italy 9 10219 9861.0 22119 46.2
10 United Technologies Louis R. Chênevert, President and CEO U.S. 10 9975.8 8761.4 58681 17
11 Thales Luc Vigneron, Chairman and CEO France 11 8020 7200.0 18650 43
12 SAIC Ken Dahlberg, Chairman and CEO U.S. 12 7661 6503.0 10070 76
13 ITT Steven Loranger, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 17 6282 4176.0 11694.8 53.7
14 KBR William Utt, Chairman, President and CEO" U.S. 13 5997.1 5967.0 11581 51.8
15 Honeywell David Cote, Chairman and CEO U.S. 14 5313 5017.0 36556 14.5
16 Almaz-Antei Vladislav Menshikov, Director Russia 24 4335.2 2782.1 4616.8 93.9
17 Rolls-Royce (Sir) John Rose, CEO U.K. 16 4237.6 4402.8 16950.6 25.2
18 GE Aviation David Joyce, President and CEO U.S. 15 4000 4500.0 19200 20.8
19 Navistar Daniel Ustian, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 89 4000 429.0 14724 27.2
20 MBDA Missile Systems Antoine Bouvier, CEO France NR 3995 4124.0 3995 100
21 Computer Sciences Corp. Michael Laphen, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 19 3800 3600.0 16500 23
22 Booz Allen Hamilton Ralph Shrader, Chairman and CEO U.S. 23 3575 2930.0 4300 83.1
23 Textron Lewis Campbell, Chairman and CEO U.S. 29 3400 2500.0 14200 23.9
24 URS Martin Koffel, CEO U.S. 31 3370 2173.0 10086 33.4
25 DCNS Patrick Boissier, President and CEO France 18 3200 3837.0 3200 100
26 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Hideaki Omiya, President Japan 25 3137.5 2874.0 33728.7 9.3
27 Safran Jean-Paul Herteman, CEO France 22 3038.9 3156.3 15193.2 20
28 Saab Group Ake Svensson, President and CEO Sweden 20 2932.7 2878.7 3651.2 80
29 ATK Dan Murphy, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 26 2850 2670.0 4583.2 62.2
30 QinetiQ Graham Love, CEO U.K. 32 2588.5 2193.3 2783.4 93
31 Rheinmetall AG Klaus Eberhardt, CEO Germany 27 2535.4 2565.0 5407.7 46.9
32 Elbit Systems Joseph Ackerman, President and CEO Israel 36 2506.1 1882.9 2638 95
33 Harris Howard Lance, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 39 2465.7 1738.8 5311 46.4
34 Rockwell Collins Clayton Jones, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 30 2351 2231.0 4769 49.3
35 Israel Aerospace Industries Itzhak Nissan, President and CEO Israel 34 2203 1937.0 3585 61.5
36 Bechtel Riley Bechtel, Chairman and CEO U.S. 60 2202.9 1648.0 31400 7
37 Agility Tarek Abdul Aziz Sultan, Chairman and Managing Director Kuwait NR 2200 2000.0 6800 32.4
38 Dassault Aviation Charles Edelstenne, Chairman and CEO France 28 2110.8 2404.1 5525.5 38.2
39 Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Frank Haun, Chairman and Managing Director Germany 35 2059.2 1914.7 2059.2 95
40 Aviation Holding Company Sukhoi Mikhail Pogosyan, Director Russia 37 2039.2 1715.4 2169.4 94
41 Oshkosh Truck Robert Bohn, Chairman and CEO U.S. 43 1991.9 1416.5 7138.3 27.9
42 VT Group Paul Lester, CEO U.K. 40 1960 1370.0 2700 72.6
43 Cobham Allan Cook, CEO U.K. 48 1932.4 1464.9 2720 71
44 CACI International Paul Cofoni, President and CEO U.S. 44 1807.8 1393.7 2420.5 74.7
45 Goodrich Marshall Larsen, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 42 1794 1600.0 7062 25.4
46 Babcock International Group Peter Rogers, CEO U.K. 38 1755 1697.6 2700 65
47 ManTech International George Pedersen, Chairman and CEO U.S. 46 1754.9 1351.1 1870.9 93.8
48 Hindustan Aeronautics Ashok Naik, Chairman and Managing Director India 41 1585.1 1729.6 1981.4 80
49 Mitsubishi Electric Setsuhiro Shimomura, President and CEO Japan 59 1554.7 843.3 36621.3 4.2
50 Kawasaki Heavy Industries Tadaharu Ohashi, Chairman and President Japan 51 1528.8 586.2 13375.1 11.4
51 Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Yedidia Yaari, President and CEO Israel 45 1528 1286.0 1528 100
52 Serco Christopher Hyman, CEO U.K. NR 1446.6 1460.9 5786.20 " 25
53 Force Protection Michael Moody, President and CEO U.S. 56 1326.3 890.7 1326.3 100
54 Singapore Technologies Engineering Tan Pheng Hock, President and CEO Singapore 49 1247.6 1106.4 3780.7 33
55 Tactical Missiles Boris Obnosov, Director Russia 50 1152.6 1056.0 1213.3 95
56 Irkut Oleg Demchenko, Director Russia 47 1149.8 1184.3 1255.2 91.6
57 General Atomics Neal Blue, Chairman & CEO U.S. NR 1142.9 972.8 NA NA
58 NEC Kaoru Yano, President Japan 74 981.2 629.2 42121.9 2.3
59 Indra Sistemas Javier Monzón, Executive Chairman Spain 54 944 932.0 3284.4 28.7
60 Diehl Stiftung Thomas Diehl, President and CEO Germany 53 911.3 972.1 3131.6 29.1
61 Fluor Alan Boeckmann, Chairman and CEO U.S. NR 864.6 558.0 22325.9 3.9
62 Jacobs Engineering Craig Martin, President and CEO U.S. 77 846.9 627.0 11252.2 7.5
63 Meggitt Terry Twigger, CEO U.K. 64 845.3 672.4 2151.3 39.3
64 Russian Helicopters Andrei Shibitov, Director Russia 62 845.1 723.9 1657.1 51
65 VSE Maurice "Mo" Gauthier U.S. NR 831.7 538.5 1043.7 79.7
66 Kongsberg Gruppen Walter Qvam, CEO Norway 71 799.6 570.8 1986.1 40
67 Battelle Jeffrey Wadsworth, President and CEO U.S. 52 794 988.0 4600 17.3
68 Ruag Lukas Braunschweiler, CEO Switzerland 92 777 569.0 1420 54.7
69 Nexter Systems Luc Vigneron, CEO France 57 766 776.0 766 100
70 Teledyne Technologies Robert Mehrabian, CEO U.S. 65 754.2 664.5 1893 39.8
71 Samsung Techwin ChangSuk Oh, President and CEO South Korea NR 746.5 769.0 2121.9 35.2
72 GKN Group (Sir) Kevin Smith, CEO U.K. 55 743.3 656.4 8562.5 8.6
73 Ultra Electronics Douglas Caster, CEO U.K. 70 735.9 611.5 955.6 77
74 Bharat Electronics Ashwani Kumar Datt, Chairman and Managing Director India 58 733.1 892.7 917.1 79.9
75 ARINC John Belcher, Chairman and CEO U.S. 79 702.8 505.2 1162.6 60.5
76 SRA International Stanton Sloane, President and CEO U.S. NR 669.1 614.4 1506.9 44.4
77 Curtiss-Wright Martin Benante, Chairman and CEO U.S. 76 663 613.0 1831 36.2
78 Israel Military Industries Avi Felder, Managing Director Israel 73 660 570.0 660 100
79 CAE Robert Brown, President and CEO Canada 75 649 543.4 1489.8 43.6
80 Uralvagonzavod Oleg Siyenko, Director Russia NR 646.8 400.0 1848.1 35
81 Patria Oy Heikki Allonen, CEO Finland 61 643 636.0 748 86
82 Alion Science and Technology Bahman Atefi, Chairman and CEO U.S. 67 639 642.0 739 86.5
83 Cubic Walter Zable, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 68 607.8 641.1 881.1 69
84 KB Priborostroyeniya Igor Stepanichev, Acting Director Russia 81 607 493.8 610 99.5
85 FLIR Earl Lewis, Chairman, President and CEO U.S. 94 600 382.0 1022 58.7
86 Fincantieri - Cantieri Navali Italiani S.p.A. Giuseppe Bono, CEO Italy 69 584.5 635.1 4081.8 14.3
87 Chemring Group David Price, CEO U.K. 82 555 490.0 575 96.5
88 Day & Zimmermann Harold Yoh, Chairman and CEO U.S. 83 548.3 491.5 2324 23.6
89 Ufa Enginebuilding Alexander Artyukhov, Director Russia 72 541 588.6 601 90
90 AAR David Storch, Chairman and CEO U.S. 95 516.9 379.2 1384.2 37.3
91 Nammo Edgar Fossheim, President and CEO Norway NR 510.4 365.1 5946 8.5
92 Embraer Frederico Fleury Curado Brazil NR 504.8 346.4 6335.2 8
93 ASELSAN Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.?. Cengiz Ergeneman, General Manager Turkey 86 488.2 423.3 535.5 91.2
94 Korea Aerospace Industries Hong Kyung Kim, President and CEO Korea NR 484.7 542.9 790 61.4
95 Fujitsu Kuniaki Nozoe, President Japan 87 442.6 387.9 46891 0.9
96 Ball Aerospace & Technologies David Taylor, President and CEO U.S. 88 429 432.0 746 57.5
97 Hyundai Rotem Yeo-sung Lee, President and CEO South Korea 91 414.2 400.7 2090.1 19.8
98 Accenture William Green, Chairman and CEO U.S. 99 400 304.2 23387 1.7
99 RTI Systems Concern Sergei Tischenko, Director Russia NR 396.1 313.5 471.5 84
100 ViaSat Mark Dankberg, Chairman and CEO U.S. 98 389 320.0 628 61.9