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Defense News Top 100 for 2011

This list, which reflects 2010 figures, was published July 25, 2011. 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
2010 Defense Revenue
2009 Defense Revenue
% defense revenue change
% of Revenue from Defense
1 Lockheed Martin Robert Stevens, Chairman and CEO U.S.
1
42,800.0
42,025.7
1.8%
45,800.0
93.4%
2 BAE Systems Ian King, CEO U.K.
2
33,109.5
33,418.8
-0.9%
34,613.6
95.7%
3 Northrop Grumman Wes Bush, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
4
31,181.0
30,656.9
1.7%
34,757.0
89.7%
4 Boeing W. James McNerney, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
3
30,858.0
31,932.0
-3.4%
64,306.0
48.0%
5 General Dynamics Jay Johnson, Chairman and CEO U.S.
5
26,622.0
25,904.6
2.8%
32,466.0
82.0%
6 Raytheon William Swanson, Chairman and CEO U.S.
6
23,420.2
23,139.3
1.2%
25,183.0
93.0%
7 EADS Louis Gallois, CEO Netherlands
7
16,286.7
15,013.7
8.5%
60,734.4
26.8%
8 Finmeccanica Giuseppe Orsi, CEO Italy
8
14,442.9
13,332.1
8.3%
24,817.1
58.2%
9 L-3 Communications Michael Strianese, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
9
13,074.0
13,014.0
0.5%
15,680.0
83.4%
10 United Technologies Louis Chenevert, President and CEO U.S.
10
11,600.0
11,100.0
4.5%
54,326.0
21.4%
11 Thales Luc Vigneron, Chairman and CEO France
12
9,956.0
10,456.7
-4.8%
17,389.9
57.3%
12 SAIC Walt Havenstein, CEO U.S.
11
8,677.0
8,400.0
3.3%
11,117.0
78.1%
13 Oshkosh Charles Szews, President and CEO U.S.
31
7,161.7
2,594.8
176.0%
9,842.4
72.8%
14 ITT Steven Loranger, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
13
5,484.0
5,698.0
-3.8%
10,995.0
49.9%
15 Honeywell David Cote, Chairman and CEO U.S.
15
5,400.0
5,382.0
0.3%
33,370.0
16.2%
16 Booz Allen Hamilton Ralph Shrader, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
16
4,662.0
4,299.0
8.4%
5,600.0
83.3%
17 CSC Michael Laphen, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
17
4,498.0
4,203.3
7.0%
16,000.0
28.1%
18 Rolls-Royce John Rishton, CEO U.K.
23
4,483.3
3,146.9
42.5%
16,796.7
26.7%
19 GE Jeffrey Immelt, Chairman and CEO U.S.
18
4,100.0
4,200.0
-2.4%
150,211.0
2.7%
20 Textron Scott Donnelly, Chairman and CEO U.S.
21
3,999.5
3,300.0
21.2%
10,525.0
38.0%
21 Almaz-Antei Vladislav Menshikov, Director Russia
22
3,940.5
3,263.0
20.8%
4,427.6
89.0%
22 URS Martin Koffel, CEO U.S.
19
3,736.1
3,483.3
7.3%
9,177.1
40.7%
23 KBR William Utt, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
14
3,563.8
5,410.2
-34.1%
10,099.0
35.3%
24 DCNS Patrick Boissier, Chairman and CEO France
20
3,318.7
3,355.0
-1.1%
3,318.7
100.0%
25 Safran Jean-Paul Herteman, Chairman and CEO France
24
3,142.4
3,067.7
2.4%
14,283.6
22.0%
26 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Hideaki Omiya, President and Director Japan
26
3,039.4
2,833.1
7.3%
35,016.2
8.7%
27 Rockwell Collins Clay Jones, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
32
2,900.0
2,579.0
12.4%
4,700.0
61.7%
28 Saab H†kan Buskhe, CEO Sweden
39
2,887.4
2,594.5
11.3%
3,397.1
85.0%
29 ATK Mark DeYoung, President and CEO U.S.
27
2,730.0
2,740.0
-0.4%
4,842.3
56.4%
30 Rheinmetall Klaus Eberhardt, CEO Germany
30
2,664.2
2,646.6
0.7%
5,295.3
50.3%
31 DynCorp Steven Gaffney, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
33
2,623.8
2,381.9
10.2%
3,696.2
71.0%
32 Harris Howard Lance,Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
29
2,622.3
2,686.7
-2.4%
5,206.1
50.4%
33 Elbit Systems Joseph Ackerman, President and CEO Israel
28
2,536.6
2,690.8
-5.7%
2,670.1
95.0%
34 Mantech George Pederson, Chairman and CEO U.S.
43
2,494.7
1,919.3
30.0%
2,604.0
95.8%
35 CACI International Paul Cofoni, President and CEO U.S.
38
2,450.5
2,078.3
17.9%
3,149.1
77.8%
36 Israel Aerospace Industries Itzhak Nissan, President and CEO Israel
36
2,380.0
2,234.0
6.5%
3,148.0
75.6%
37 Hindustan Aeronautics Ashok Nayak, Chairman India
41
2,267.7
1,999.5
13.4%
2,496.4
90.8%
38 Goodrich Marshall Larsen, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
40
2,201.0
2,005.8
9.7%
6,967.0
31.6%
39 Bechtel Riley Bechtel, Chairman and CEO U.S.
34
2,200.0
2,100.0
4.8%
27,900.0
7.9%
40 Navistar Daniel Ustian, Chairman, Preisdent and CEO U.S.
25
2,151.0
2,885.0
-25.4%
12,145.0
17.7%
41 Babcock International Peter Rogers, CEO U.K.
37
2,087.8
2,138.7
-2.4%
2,948.7
70.8%
42 Cobham Andy Stevens, CEO U.K.
35
1,998.7
2,266.4
-11.8%
2,941.0
68.0%
43 QinetiQ Leo Quinn, CEO U.K.
44
1,921.3
1,795.4
7.0%
2,631.9
73.0%
44 Russian Helicopters Dmitry Petrov, Director Russia
69
1,905.4
813.8
134.1%
2,672.3
71.3%
45 Fluor David Seaton, CEO U.S.
64
1,884.2
871.5
116.2%
20,849.0
9.0%
46 Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Yedidia Yaari, President and CEO Israel
47
1,844.8
1,607.0
14.8%
1,844.8
100.0%
47 General Atomics J. Neal Blue, Chairman and CEO U.S.
52
1,819.6
1,369.8
32.8%
NA
NA
48 ST Engineering Tan Pheng Hock, President and CEO Singapore
50
1,800.9
1,451.3
24.1%
4,392.4
41.0%
49 Serco Christopher Hyman, CEO U.K.
48
1,669.5
1,597.0
4.5%
6,677.9
25.0%
50 Kongsberg Walter Qvam, CEO Norway
57
1,499.8
1,059.8
41.5%
2,565.7
58.5%
51 Nexter Philippe Burtin, Chairman and CEO France
54
1,428.4
1,236.9
15.5%
1,428.4
100.0%
52 Aviation Holding Co. Sukhoi Mikhail Pogosyan, Director Russia
49
1,404.2
1,522.0
-7.7%
1,462.7
96.0%
53 Irkut Alexei Fyodorov, President Russia
56
1,400.0
1,103.7
26.8%
1,673.0
83.7%
54 Dassault Aviation Charles Edelstenne, CEO France
53
1,273.0
1,366.5
-6.8%
5,558.1
22.9%
55 United Engine Andrei Reus, Director Russia
NR
1,243.7
713.4
74.3%
2,799.6
44.4%
56 Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Manfred Bode, Chairman and CEO Germany
46
1,194.7
1,722.1
-30.6%
1,194.7
100.0%
57 Mitsubishi Electric Kenichiro Yamanishi, President and CEO Japan
42
1,187.7
1,968.8
-39.7%
42,613.9
2.8%
58 GKN Marcus Bryson, CEO U.K.
58
1,054.2
1,052.1
0.2%
2,243.0
47.0%
59 Jacobs Engineering Craig Martin, President and CEO U.S.
60
1,053.1
971.7
8.4%
9,900.0
10.6%
60 Kawasaki Heavy Industries Satoshi Hasegawa, President (Representative Director) Japan
55
1,042.7
1,123.9
-7.2%
14,343.0
7.3%
61 Samsung Techwin Cheol Kyo Kim, CEO South Korea
51
1,032.0
1,374.0
-24.9%
2,752.0
37.5%
62 Tactical Missiles Boris Obnosov, Director Russia
63
1,028.7
910.9
12.9%
1,118.1
92.0%
63 NEC Nobuhiro Endo, President (Representative Director) Japan
72
1,008.8
778.6
29.6%
36,414.4
2.8%
64 Bharat Electronics Ashwani Kumar Datt, Chairman and Managing Director India
62
997.7
916.0
8.9%
1,210.9
82.4%
65 Hewlett-Packard L‚o Apotheker, President and CEO U.S.
45
971.9
1,751.1
-44.5%
126,033.0
0.8%
66 Diehl Stiftung Thomas Diehl, President and CEO Germany
83
963.7
966.2
-0.3%
3,617.5
26.6%
67 Fincantieri Giuseppe Bono, CEO Italy
80
943.0
735.4
28.2%
3,817.8
24.7%
68 AAR David Storch, Chairman and CEO U.S.
89
942.4
645.0
46.1%
1,775.8
53.1%
69 Chemring David Price, CEO U.K.
73
929.0
778.1
19.4%
929.0
100.0%
70 IHI Marine Shigemi Kurahara, President and CEO Japan
NR
917.7
NA
NA
2,336.8
39.3%
71 Ultra Electronics Rakesh Sharma, CEO U.K.
68
878.0
815.4
7.7%
1,097.5
80.0%
72 CAE Marc Parent, President and CEO Canada
77
850.9
742.7
14.6%
1,602.3
53.1%
73 LIG Nex1 Hyo Koo-Lee, CEO South Korea
NR
811.0
763.5
6.2%
811.0
100.0%
74 RUAG Lukas Braunshweiler, CEO Switzerland
64
810.2
844.9
-4.1%
1,726.0
46.9%
75 Cubic Walter Zable, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
82
805.1
709.8
13.4%
1,194.2
67.4%
76 Meggitt Terry Twigger, CEO U.K.
70
789.0
810.2
-2.6%
1,793.1
44.0%
77 Indra Javier Monz¢n, Chairman Spain
61
788.4
950.9
-17.1%
3,394.3
23.2%
78 Curtiss-Wright Martin Benante, Chairman and CEO U.S.
76
784.0
759.0
3.3%
1,893.0
41.4%
79 Alion Science and Technology Bahman Atefi, Chairman and CEO U.S.
78
771.8
735.3
5.0%
834.0
92.5%
80 Aselsan Cengiz Ergeneman, General Manager Turkey
86
762.2
643.1
18.5%
789.6
96.5%
81 Battelle Jeffrey Wadsworth, President and CEO U.S.
79
753.2
737.0
2.2%
6,200.0
12.1%
82 Teledyne Technologies Robert Mehrabian, Chairman, President and CEO U.S.
74
727.4
777.8
-6.5%
1,644.2
44.2%
83 Accenture Pierre Nanterme, CEO Ireland
98
725.0
453.0
60.0%
21,600.0
3.4%
84 FLIR Earl Lewis, Chairman and CEO U.S.
85
706.0
655.3
7.7%
1,385.0
51.0%
85 SRC Paul Tremont, President U.S.
96
691.0
471.0
46.7%
701.0
98.6%
86 VSE Maurice Gauthier, President and CEO U.S.
66
675.4
840.3
-19.6%
866.0
78.0%
87 Embraer Frederico Fleury Curado, President and CEO Brazil
95
667.0
480.4
38.8%
5,312.5
12.6%
88 SRA International Stanton Sloane, President and CEO U.S.
90
661.0
559.9
18.1%
1,666.6
39.7%
89 Patria Heikki Allonen, CEO Finland
84
658.4
662.0
-0.5%
748.7
87.9%
90 Deloitte Barry Salzberg, CEO U.S.
NR
657.4
176.5
272.5%
10,900.0
6.0%
91 Force Protection Michael Moody, Chairman and CEO U.S.
59
656.0
977.1
-32.9%
656.0
100.0%
92 ARINC John Belcher, Chairman and CEO U.S.
67
649.8
833.5
-22.0%
1,083.2
60.0%
93 Day & Zimmermann Harold Yoh, Chairman and CEO U.S.
87
647.7
637.0
1.7%
2,382.0
27.2%
94 Tula KB Priborostroyeniya Igor Stepanichev, Director Russia
NR
627.4
NA
NA
628.6
99.8%
95 Nammo Edgar Fossheim, CEO Norway
93
570.9
513.8
11.1%
570.9
100.0%
96 Wyle George Melton, Chairman, CEO and President U.S.
NR
563.5
390.8
44.2%
924.1
61.0%
97 M.C. Dean Bill Dean, President and CEO U.S.
99
548.2
445.0
23.2%
820.1
66.8%
98 Israel Military Industries Avi Felder, President and CEO Israel
97
508.6
465.0
9.4%
508.6
100.0%
99 Fujitsu Masami Yamamoto, President (Representative Director) Japan
92
503.8
533.4
-5.5%
52,937.1
1.0%
100 RTI Sistema Sergei Tishchenko, Director Russia
NR
449.0
NA
NA
506.0
88.7%