About Us

We are CAES.
CAES pioneers advanced electronics that underpin many of the world’s most critical missions. We design, engineer, test, and manufacture advanced electronic solutions for the U.S. aerospace and defense industry. From inception and development engineering, to full-rate production and sustainment, we work closely with customers as partners throughout the program lifecycle.

We partner with customers, co-investing in technology development and program assets to enable them to win their most strategically important programs. 

Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with locations across the country, CAES is comprised of talented individuals who like to solve complex problems. Our employees are mission-driven and proud of the world-class products they manufacture. As a people-focused organization, we empower our employees to drive excellence in all that we do.

Our Values.
Our values are how we define ourselves. They serve as the guiding principles that we use to ensure the success of our businesses, customers, and employees.

Customer Focus. 

We create meaningful internal/external relationships to drive satisfaction, value, and trusted partnerships.


Our reputation is founded on trust, respect, and being responsible - which guide our decisions to do the right thing.


We create a sense of belonging with inclusion, open two-way communication, and relationships to achieve our common purpose.


Our pioneering spirit and curiosity transform ideas and problems into solutions; every problem is an opportunity.

Our Leadership.
Our leadership team from across the aerospace and defense industry brings decades of experience and appreciation for supporting the Armed Forces.
CAES has a long storied history in aerospace and defense, comprised of some of the industry's advanced electronics pioneers.
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CAES Joins Homes For Our Troops for Fundraiser
CAES Studies | June 17, 2024
Several CAES Crystal City employees joined Homes For Our Troops, a national charity that builds custom homes for the most severely injured post-9/11 Veterans, for a fundraising golf tournament, the Camaraderie Classic.
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