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Jun 07. Aerospace: Annual Survey. The Society of British Aerospace Companies (SBAC) published its annual Aerospace Survey (11 Jun 07). Turnover in 2006 was £19,820m (£18,780m in 2005), with a new order intake of £26,180m (£24,740m). Direct employment remained static at 124,234 jobs.
Comment: The turnover figure of £19,820m was divided between: Civil exports – 40%; Defence exports – 23%; Civil domestic – 12% and Defence domestic – 25%. Further information is available from the SBAC website (www.sbac.co.uk). (Source: DNA DEFENCE NEWS ANALYSIS, Issue 0724, 18 Jun 07)