Getac today announced a partnership with provider of next-generation data protection services, Trivalent, to deliver seamless and robust next-generation data protection for the first time on rugged computing devices.
QinetiQ has demonstrated how emerging technology could make training more efficient and effective, in a showcase attended by military VIPs at QinetiQ's Training Innovation Facility in Farnborough, UK.
Atlas Elektronik UK (AEUK) recently held a STEM day event arranged in conjunction with The Smallpeice Trust, a national education charity, involving staff and students from nine schools across the county at AEUK's Winfrith site.
On her first visit to Malaysia, Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin is leading a strong British delegation to the Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition, as the UK deepens bilateral defence,
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has officially named the jetty which will house the Royal Navy's giant new aircraft carriers in Portsmouth.
Cohort company SEA is launching a low cost, small Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) solution based on application of its innovative thin line KraitArray towed sonar.
Cohort company SEA has built upon its credentials as a leading supplier of flight deck simulators by installing an Aircraft Procedural Trainer (APT) with Cranfield University Centre for Simulation and Analytics at the Defence
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon visited the Royal Marines (RM) base at Chivenor last Friday to underline the importance of the South West to the defence of the UK.
Precision Technologies is building upon its 25 years presence in the aerospace sector by becoming the latest member of the Midlands Aerospace Alliance (MAA).
A Basingstoke company is set to deliver lifesaving medical monitors to the UK Armed Forces under a £14 million deal with the Ministry of Defence (MoD) that will sustain almost 50 jobs.
Distributor of capital equipment for the electronics assembly industry, Altus Group, has updated its product portfolio with the latest innovation from Rehm, specialists in thermal system solutions, which was presented at the recent IPC Apex Expo
The world's first modular glass-fibre, reinforced polymer bridge has been launched by Arup with Mabey becoming the first licensed distribution partner.
It was announced today that Kallman Worldwide will represent one of the GCC region's fastest-growing industry events, the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS),in the United States, beginning with the 2018 edition.
Reflecting its close relationship with the Royal Air Force (RAF), the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) has confirmed that this summer's flying display will feature some of the RAF's most iconic aircraft, including the world famous Red Arrows.
The Defence Secretary has announced the lowering of the baseline profit rate for contracts placed under Single Source Contract Regulations from 8.95% to 7.46%.
Over 900 units of the DefenCell MAC range of geotextile lined metal gabions have recently been delivered to the Tunisian authorities for deployment on the Tunisian Libyan border, which is part of Tunisia's ongoing efforts to enhance
Two former students from the Centre for International Security and Resilience (CISR) - Cranfield Defence and Security, Cranfield University - have become the highest-ranked military officers in their countries in recent weeks.
The MoD, via the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory's (Dstl's) Defence and Security Analysis Division, is seeking to appoint a contractor to lead, manage and deliver human social and behavioural sciences research for up
The F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter jet has successfully conducted its first firing trials of the MBDA Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missile (ASRAAM).
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory's (Dstl) data science competition on Kaggle has attracted over 5,000 submitted solutions - equating to over £2.5 million of research - a seven fold return on the cost of running the
MBDA has unveiled a new short range air defence system called Mistral ATLAS-RC at HOMSEC 2017 (14-16 March, Madrid).
Design and innovation consultancy, Plextek have achieved the Cyber Essentials Plus Accreditation from independent certifying body, IASME.
At a time when UK industry is reportedly losing 50,000 talented young girls a year from science, technology and engineering jobs, one materials manufacturer is reversing the trend after recruiting a record number of females onto
Direct Tool Company (DTC) have just launched the new DEL500 Mobile Dust and Fume Extractor by Delton Tools.
SC Group has appointed Alison Kennett as Director and General Manager with responsibility for governance and operations of the engineering group's Devon, UK, headquartered businesses, which include Supacat, SC
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has announced that 1,500 UK organisations have now signed the Armed Forces Covenant and pledged to treat our Service personnel and veterans fairly.
A further series of flight trials of Eurofighter Typhoon with the low-collateral, high precision MBDA Brimstone air-to-surface weapon have been successfully completed at BAE Systems' site in Warton,
Portsmouth Naval Base will be welcoming a fleet of a different kind this week with the arrival of the first batch of 48 electric Nissan e-NV200 vans to support the Royal Navy's operations at the base.
Cohort company SEA has utilised its aviation simulator technology to provide the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity with an interactive helicopter system aimed at bolstering public engagement.
CAE today announced that its Defence and Security business unit has expanded its operations in the United Arab Emirates by moving to new facilities in Abu Dhabi.
Work to ready a historic jetty at Her Majesty's Naval Dockyard Portsmouth for the arrival of the largest warships ever built for the Royal Navy has been completed.
QinetiQ North America (QNA) has received a $3 million contract from the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) for its Wind Profiling Portable Radar (WiPPR) technology.
Cambridge Pixel has extended its range of primary radar input cards with the introduction of the dual-stream HPx-400e PCI Express radar acquisition card.
Enterprise Control Systems Ltd, Blighter Surveillance and Chess Dynamics have teamed up to develop the AUDS (Anti-UAV Defence System) to detect, track and defeat malicious and errant unmanned
Supacat and Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Netherlands (RMMV NL) have teamed to offer Dutch-built Supacat Protected Vehicles for the 12kN air assault vehicle (AASLT) and a 12kN light-weight protected vehicle requirements as part of the
The first of the Royal Navy's new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) has been formally named in Scotland today.
One of the world's most advanced fighter jets will be making a welcome return to the Royal International Air Tattoo this summer as part of celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the US Air Force.
TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS) has secured a contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the supply of general stores equipment to the Royal Navy fleet.
Testing, calibration and advisory services provider, Exova, has signed a multi-million pound framework agreement with global Aerospace and Defence business, Saab, to deliver materials technology expertise and testing services over the next
Defence Minister Mark Lancaster has launched the Army Apprenticeship Awards as part of National Apprenticeship Week.
Kelvin Hughes will be launching its new drone detection system at the Home Office Security & Policing exhibition, Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, Hampshire (7-9 March).
On International Women's Day, Dr Lucy Mason (right) has been appointed as Head of the Defence and Security Accelerator.
Experts from Cohort company SEA will explain how the soldier of the future can be more effective when they present at the Future Soldier Technology conference in London on March 13-14.
SimCentric Technologies opened its North America Office on 1st March 2017, in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Getac has today unveiled its first rugged mobile device designed specifically for the defence sector (based on focus group discussions with end users).
On 3 March GKN Aerospace's Fokker business and the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) signed a multi-million Euro total support agreement for a five-year period, covering standard parts supply and services for all of the RNLAF's aircraft,
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) will be attending this year's What Career Live event at Birmingham's NEC (3 to 4 March).
QinetiQ has signed a deal for four Airbus H125 helicopters as part of its modernisation of the Empire Test Pilots' School (ETPS), which it manages alongside the UK's Ministry of Defence (MoD).
Today at the Australian International Airshow, AVALON, CAE announced it has been awarded a contract from Australia's Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group to provide comprehensive support and training services, with the
The Empire Test Pilots' School (ETPS) has been recognised by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) as an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), certified to train test pilots to civil standards.
Millions of pounds of investment in HMNB Clyde is set to bring jobs, transport, leisure and business growth opportunities to Helensburgh, with an agreement signed yesterday between the UK Government, Royal Navy and Argyll and Bute
In a major speech at the University of Oxford yesterday, the Defence Secretary announced the formation of a panel which will help challenge and drive the Ministry of Defence's innovation agenda.
Rolls-Royce will provide an extensive range of equipment, including MTU marine generator sets, to a new fleet of US Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutters (USCG OPC).
Sixteen development prototypes for the US Marine Corps' next-gen Amphibious Combat Vehicles 1.1 (ACVs) will be fitted with special composite armour systems from Morgan Advanced Materials, after the business was awarded a contract with
The first raft of speakers has been confirmed for The Engineer Conference, the high-end, free educational programme that runs during Subcon, the Advanced Manufacturing Show and The Engineer Design &
Boeing has announced that it plans to open a production facility in Sheffield to manufacture high-tech components for Boeing's Next-Generation 737, 737 MAX and 777 aircraft.
During a major innovation speech at the University of Oxford today, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon announced the launch of an £8 million two-year second phase of innovative research and development,
The Defence Secretary has confirmed £1.7 billion will be invested to upgrade Scottish military bases as the MoD's Defence Board convened in Edinburgh for the first time.
Software firm Ideagen has launched Ideagen Coruson – a re-brand of its enterprise safety management and incident reporting software, Gael Enlighten.
Minister for Defence Procurement, Harriett Baldwin, has announced a £146 million contract with MBDA to regenerate an air-launched missile, alongside her French counterpart Laurent Collet-Billon.
Ian King, Chief Executive, BAE Systems plc, has today informed the BAE Systems' Board that he will retire on 30 June 2017 and the Board has subsequently confirmed that Charles Woodburn, currently Chief Operating Officer, will be
HORIBA MIRA saw the debut of NIMR RIV – a purpose-built rapid intervention vehicle engineered at its headquarters in Nuneaton – at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in the United Arab Emirates this weekend.
Kelvin Hughes has been contracted to supply the I-band SharpEye Doppler submarine radar system as part of a mid-life upgrade programme for the Pakistan Navy's Agosta 90B-class submarines (also known as the Khalid
Atlas Elektronik UK (AEUK) has announced another major export contract award for its ARCIMS Mission System.
The Right Honourable Sir Michael Fallon MP, Secretary of State for Defence, visited BAE Systems Submarines today, where he learnt about the Company's £25m investment in a new apprentice training facility.
Rubb Military aircraft shelters have recently played a pivotal role in an environmental trial of Typhoon aircraft at RAF Coningsby, UK, called 'Buzzard's Nest'.
Today, Kelvin Hughes announced that it has been selected to supply its SharpEye systems for the two latest Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) – HMS Tamar and HMS Spey – with the company already supplying the same
Leading the UK delegation at the IDEX trade show in Abu Dhabi, Minister Harriett Baldwin has announced the award of an innovative £82 million contract to Welsh company Qioptiq, who provide support for vital surveillance and
At IDEX 2017, MBDA, Leonardo and UAE company Siham Al Khaleej Technology (SAKT), are presenting an innovative weapon system designated SIHAM3, providing a comprehensive and stand-alone anti-air and anti-surface capability to all
Provider of global trade and supply chain management software, AEB, has today announced the release of a free online guide to help executives understand the business relevance of export controls.
Blighter Surveillance Systems Ltd has unveiled Blighter Explorer Nexus, a fully integrated, battery operated, man portable radar/camera surveillance system.
Supacat is unveiling HMT 400 Desert, a new variant of its acclaimed `Jackal` special operations vehicle, at IDEX 2017.
HORIBA MIRA has received £365,000 in funding from the UK Centre for Defence Enterprise (now transitioned to the Defence and Security Accelerator) to deliver a second phase of its Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV)
Stalin was wrong. Artillery is no longer the King of War.
This March the Royal Navy is developing and testing an innovative range of Information Warfare capabilities, working with industry leaders in defence, aerospace and security on Exercise 'Information Warrior 17'.
During her visit to Aero India 2017, Harriett Baldwin MP, UK Minister for Defence Procurement met BAE Systems and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and was given a demonstration of the partnership's latest
At Aero India 2017, Genser Aerospace and Stirling Dynamics have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) to continue jointly delivering aerospace technical services and control systems technology to the global aerospace industry.
At Aero India 2017, Thales and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a Government of India enterprise, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to assess possible transfer of STARStreak missile technological capability to India with the support of the
Nasmyth Group is celebrating as it accepted delivery in the UK of its one millionth precision machined component manufactured in India.
Cohort company SEA has built an Aircraft Procedural Trainer (APT) installation at the UK Defence Academy at Shrivenham, Oxfordshire.
Cranfield University will meet with the Indian Government, industry leaders, business partners, prospective students and alumni at Aero India this week.
As the world's aerospace and defence industries gathered in Bangalore for Aero India 2017 exhibition and air show, Nasmyth Group, a global engineering solution provider to the aerospace and allied sectors, celebrated the incorporation of its new
Defence Minister Harriett Baldwin is heading up the UK delegation at trade show Aero India, as UK and India focus on partnership, investment and technology.
CAE today announced that Airbus Defence and Space has awarded CAE a contract for a comprehensive C295W aircrew and maintenance training solution to support the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR)
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) - India's multinational engineering conglomerate and private sector defence major - and MBDA, have set up a joint venture (JV) to develop and supply missiles and missile systems to meet the growing potential requirements
BOXARR has announced the appointment of Sir Colin Terry KBE CB DL FREng as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Thales' XPI Simulation, has passed the critical design review for 28 driver training simulators for the AJAX vehicle programme led by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD).
SMi Group have released an exclusive set of interviews ahead of the only conference dedicated to combat vehicle C4ISTAR, Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2017.
Rolls-Royce has achieved a significant milestone for the Italian Navy's new Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) multi-purpose amphibious vessel, to be built by Fincantieri, by successfully completing the factory
Kelvin Hughes is celebrating 70 years of the first type-approved maritime radar in 2017.
At the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2017 - taking place 19-23 February in Abu Dhabi - Pelican will be showcasing its advanced packaging and transport solutions for military and defence
On 2nd February 2017, Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) and MBDA signed a strategic partnership agreement, opening the way for future cooperation between PGZ and MBDA in the area of missiles and missile systems.
Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin has visited Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Culdrose, home of the Royal Navy's Merlin helicopters.
The Royal Navy's amphibious command ship HMS Albion has embarked her crew marking a major milestone in the ship's multi-million pound capability upgrade in Plymouth.
The Defence Secretary has hailed the global outlook of a Midlothian-based naval designer and manufacturer during a visit to their facilities today.