Subscribe to PCE Communications
    Choose Your Subscription

    Aerospace, Defense & Government Contracting Q2 2021

    Q2 2021 -Aerospace Defense Government

    Largest Transactions Closed

    • Target
    • Buyer
    • Value($mm)
    • Cubic Corporation
    • Veritas Capital Fund Management, L.L.C; Evergreen Coast Capital Corp.
    • $3,492.54
    • Abaco Systems Inc.
    • AMETEK, Inc.
    • $1,350.00
    • Sparton Corporation
    • Elbit Systems of America, LLC
    • $380.00
    • Colt Defense LLC
    • CZG - Ceská zbrojovka Group SE
    • $256.21
    • Firefly Aerospace Inc.
    • Undisclosed Buyer
    • $100.00
    • Senior Operations LLC
    • PCX Aerostructures, LLC
    • $73.16

     

    Source S&P Capital IQ as of 7/6/2021 and PCE Proprietary Data

    Subscribe to PCE's Quarterly Industry Reports

    Contacts

    David Jasmund

    Orlando Office

    407-621-2111

    Michael Poole

    Orlando Office

    407-621-2112

    Data Assumptions

    This report represents transaction activity as mergers & acquisitions, consolidations, restructurings and spin-offs. Targets are defined as U.S. Based companies with either foreign or U.S. based buyers. Transaction information provided is based on closed dates only.

    Glossary

    EBIT - Earnings Before Interest and Taxes
    EBITDA - Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Amortization
    LTM - Last Twelve Months
    TEV - Total Enterprise Value

    Sources:

    1. Cameron, Doug. “Pentagon Envisions Using Cargo Rockets.” The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones & Company, 4 June 2021.
    2. Josephs, Leslie. “Delta Plans to Hire More than 1,000 Pilots by next Summer as Travel Demand Returns.” CNBC, CNBC, 22 June 2021.
    3. Gould, Joe. “Defense Firms Quietly Resume Political Giving after Post-Insurrection Pause.” Defense News, Defense News, 4 June 2021.
    4. Josephs, Leslie. “Airbus Hints at a Freighter Version of Its A350 to Tap into Hot Cargo Market.” CNBC, CNBC, 15 June 2021.
    5. Sheetz, Michael. “Rocket Lab Wins NASA Contract for Mars Spacecraft as Interplanetary Missions Become Less Costly.” CNBC, CNBC, 15 June 2021.
    6. Katz, Benjamin, and Doug Cameron. “Boeing, Airbus Gear Up for Post-Tariff Fight for Orders.” The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones & Company, 16 June 2021.
    7. Sider, Alison. “American Airlines Invests in Electric Flying Taxis.” The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones & Company, 10 June 2021.
    8. Sindreu, Jon. “Why the U.S.-China Aircraft Rivalry Is More Complicated Than It Seems.” The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones & Company, 24 June 2021.

    Please Share This