The United Kingdom once had a strong direct or indirect influence in just about every place on Earth. At some … More How has the role of the United Kingdom on the world stage changed?
Some have claimed that the Vanguard class submarines which carry Trident are vulnerable to cyber-attacks in the same way the recently … More Despite CND claims, Trident doesn’t run on Windows XP
The Royal Navy have always been at the forefront of carrier design evolution though are now having to play catch … More Invincible to Queen Elizabeth, an evolution in carrier power
When it comes to transporting troops to/on a battlefield there is always one vehicle that comes to mind, the Chinook … More Osprey vs Chinook: Cost vs Capabilities?
The UXV Combatant was designed by BVT Surface Fleet and displayed at the Defence Security and Equipment International event in 2007, would it … More The UXV Combatant – What if?
The Ministry of Defence’s Modernising Defence Programme must address the challenges presented by the resurgence of state-based threats and be … More Defence Committee argues for defence spending to rise to 3% of GDP to ensure ‘firm strategic and financial foundations’
Today’s defence news includes British Army personnel training and advising the Nigerian Armed Forces and the Defence Committee’s preliminary report … More Defence in the media: Monday 18 June 2018
BAE has announced it is investing £10m to build a new 12.7mm production line at its Radway Green facility in … More BAE investing in new 12.7mm ammunition production line
Today’s defence news features reports on the 24/7 Mental Health Helpline and Northern Ireland legacy. 24-hour Mental Health Helpline The … More Defence in the media: Sunday 17 June 2018