Mergers & Acquisitions: 2016’s Most Interesting Transactions In Aerospace, Defense, & Government Services

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2016’s Most Interesting Transactions In Aerospace, Defense, & Government Services

During 2016 Fairmont supported clients across a wide range of transactions, including many discussed in this report. That exposure gives us a perspective on M&A in aerospace, defense, and government services which we hope you will find interesting and useful as you contemplate the year ahead.

US Air Strikes in the Middle East

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A Quantitative Historical Comparison

In our latest white paper, Fairmont quantitatively analyzes US air strikes conducted in campaigns in the Middle East since the first Gulf War.  The “shock and awe” tactics of the early 1990s have given way to far fewer daily air sorties and weapons delivered in more recent conflicts.  Fairmont examines today’s military operations in the Middle East, the quantitative differences between Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan, the historical context of these air campaigns, and how various optempo scenarios will impact DoD funding and resource requirements.

2015 National Military Strategy

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The NMS Follows February’s Grand Strategy

In our latest white paper, Fairmont quantitatively analyzes the National Military Strategy. This document supersedes the previous strategy from 2011. The New Grand Strategy will cover how the pentagon will apply military power to attain specific national objectives. Fairmont has examined the 2015 NMS, other DoD strategic documents, and Pentagon official testimonies to project how the current threat environment, future military leadership, and evolving national priorities will impact the defense industrial base.

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Airbus Divestiture Of Vizada

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A New Focus on The Planned Divestiture of Non-Core Businesses.

In our latest white paper, Fairmont quantitatively analyzes Airbus’ Divestiture Of Vizada. This document dives into airbus defense and space plans to divest its commercial satellite communications business unit. Vizada is a major worldwide wholesale supplier of satellite communications services across multiple geographic and market segments.

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