The AUDS counter-UAS defence system – field proven to detect, track and defeat malicious and errant unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones – has become the the first fully integrated system worldwide to achieve TRL-9 status, following the successful mission deployment of the AUDS system with United States Forces.
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), has launched its 2017 apprenticeship recruitment campaign.
Enterprise applications company, today announced the completion of its previously communicated acquisition of Mxi Technologies Ltd (Mxi).
BAE Systems has been selected by Lockheed Martin to modernise the F-22 Raptor's head-up display (HUD) for the US Air Force (USAF), replacing it with a completely digital version.
CAE today announced that it has won defence contracts on a range of customer platforms valued at more than C$175 million to provide new simulation products, simulator upgrades and training support services for global military customers.
SMi Group has announced that registration is now open for the Future Helicopter Technology event taking place in Rome on 18th and 19th May 2017.
Raytheon UK's Board of Directors has appointed Sir Nigel Sheinwald as a Non-Executive Director.
Within the next fifty years, scientists at BAE Systems believe that battlefield commanders could deploy a new type of directed energy laser and lens system - called a Laser Developed Atmospheric Lens (LDAL) - which is capable of
Minister for Defence Procurement, Harriett Baldwin MP announced today that Lockheed Martin UK has been awarded a £269 million Ministry of Defence contract for the CROWSNEST Airborne Surveillance Programme.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed the Armed Forces Covenant and pledges to support veterans and their families, as part of a scheme to educate young British adults on the latest computing technology.
On December 20, OCCAR (Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation) notified to EUROSAM, a consortium formed by MBDA and Thales, the amendment 1 of the contract for the Block 1 NT (B1NT) missile programme.
At a press conference in London yesterday, Mauro Moretti, CEO and General Manager of Leonardo, announced the amalgamation of Leonardo's UK operations - including Westland in helicopters and Marconi in electronics - into a new,
BAE Systems has received a $542 million contract from the US Department of Defense to provide 145 M777 ultra-lightweight howitzers to the Indian Army, through a Foreign Military Sale between the US and Indian governments.
National supplier of finishing tools and consumables, Direct Tool Company (DTC), has launched a new innovative online ordering platform called DTC HUB.
BAE Systems' Artisan 3D radar system has successfully completed three years of sea-based trials on the Royal Navy's Type 23 frigates.
At a meeting with British Defence Attachés, hosted in London, Sir Michael called on the UK's military diplomats to take advantage of the UK's growing defence network to deliver security and prosperity for Britain.
GKN Aerospace has gained a three year contract extension worth over $175 million, covering the technical product support, maintenance and parts supply for the Gripen RM12 Engines used in Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and
Kelvin Hughes has today released a range of new informational content that highlights the unique benefits that its SBS-900-4 SharpEye radar system can deliver.
Teledyne Reynolds has released COEUS, a family of smart electronic hardware designed to offer asset life extension for existing or new design I&O equipment.
The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract worth up to $49 million to develop, deploy and maintain cross domain solutions for safeguarding the sharing of sensitive information
The MoD has signed a £271 million deal with Leonardo Helicopters to continue to support Wildcat helicopters, protecting hundreds of highly-skilled British jobs.
Peli Products has introduced a new initiative offering regular product-focused webinars to provide insights on its product ranges, enabling professionals of different industries to share their expertise across sectors.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has negotiated a £410 million contract that will secure at least 400 highly-skilled British jobs and provide in-service support for the UK's Atlas A400M aircraft, securing a key part of the RAF
BMT Fleet Technology Limited (BMT) has been awarded a one year contract by Public Services and Procurement Canada to deliver Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) training to Canada's Department of National Defence.
The Ministry of Defence has awarded the £30 million contract to produce a Laser Directed Energy Weapon (LDEW) Capability Demonstrator to the UK Dragonfire consortium, led by MBDA.
SMi Group have released an exclusive interview with Major Wouter Samson from the Royal Netherlands Army Doctine C4i, ahead of his keynote address this March at Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness.
BAE Systems has announced that it is currently training an unprecedented 2,036 apprentices across its UK-based defence and security businesses – equivalent to around 6% of its 34,000 UK employees.
Cohort plc company SEA has become the latest business in the group to be awarded the Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation that is now mandatory when bidding for Government work.
QinetiQ has placed an order with Pilatus for two PC-21 aircraft, marking the first step in its modernisation of the Empire Test Pilots' School (ETPS) aircraft fleet.
Morgan Advanced Materials has released a new video which shows the performance of its Silverback 4020 Elite bomb disposal suit against four life impacting aspects of blast; flame immersion, high velocity fragment impact, blast
Virtual Reality (VR) is changing the face of computer games… but does it have an even bigger future marketing products in the complex worlds of advanced and process engineering?
Babcock has completed an extensive refurbishment and maintenance programme on HMS Shoreham, one of the Royal Navy's fleet of Sandown class minehunters, improving the ship's operational capability as well as carrying out innovative
AmSafe Bridport has appointed Wencor Group as its official stocking distributor and inventory management partner worldwide.
BAE Systems has received a 575 million SEK ($68 million) contract for the installation of vehicle mounted mortar systems on Swedish Army CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicles.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded new contracts to BAE Systems and Rheinmetall Land Systeme GmbH to progress the Challenger 2 Life Extension Project.
QinetiQ announced this morning that it has acquired Meggitt Defence Systems Limited and Meggitt Holdings Canada Inc. (together 'Meggitt Target Systems') from Meggitt, for £57.5 million on a cash-free, debt-free basis.
British cyber security specialist Clearswift is being acquired by RUAG's defence division.
Cobham has produced two ultra-wideband gooseneck omni-drectional antennas covering 2.00 - 6.00GHz (with other connectors and mount options available), suitable for military and security applications
Domo Tactical Communications (DTC) will feature its next-generation portfolio of modern surveillance technologies at IDEX 2017 in Abu Dhabi from 19-23 February 2017.
Audacious, the fourth submarine in the Astute class, was officially named during a ceremony at BAE Systems' Submarines site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.
In a UK first, the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) has announced that it is working with Kaggle to source innovative solutions to help intelligence analysts evaluate information more quickly, accurately and
Domo Tactical Communications (DTC) has launched Maritime Mesh, a high capacity wireless IP mesh solution that revolutionises communications between vessels at sea, offering the secure and seamless exchange of video, data, voice and
BAE Systems rolled out the first prototype Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) yesterday to the US Army during a ceremony at the company's York, Pennsylvania facility.
Reflecting the persistent climate of cyber attacks on businesses and national infrastructure, BAE Systems is to recruit 80 graduates into its cyber security business next year.
Global testing company Exova has expanded its capabilities in the aerospace sector with a series of upgrades at its laboratories in Anaheim, California and Lancaster, UK.
BAE Systems has extended its partnership with Cyber London (CyLon), Europe's first dedicated cyber security accelerator, for an additional three years to help drive innovation and nurture talent in the UK cyber security sector.
Military command and control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solution providers have acknowledged the requirement for improved collaboration and enhancements commercial off-the-shelf
The US Navy has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract worth up to $368 million to provide systems engineering and support services to the Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) office.
Everett Aviation has been awarded a major new contract to provide helicopter medevac services to the UK Ministry of Defence for the British Army Training Unit in Kenya (BATUK).
CRFS has released its next generation 8 GHz RFeye Desktop, the first commercially available, high performance spectrum analyser which is truly portable.
General Dynamics Land Systems–UK has successfully completed initial manned live firing tests onboard an ARES vehicle, a member of the AJAX family of Armoured Fighting Vehicles, at a range in Dorset, England.
An interview with Major Ola PetterOdden, Army Combat Lab Development Officer, ahead of keynote address at Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2017.
Three Leonardo employees have received prestigious international awards this month for their work in the field of electronic warfare.
As part of collaborative efforts across the UK to assess how autonomous air vehicles could be integrated in UK airspace, scientists and engineers at BAE Systems have begun another tranche of ground-breaking unmanned aircraft
Tamworth based Theorem Solutions have released V19.3, the latest version of Theorem's Creo to CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE Multi-CAD product.
The Ministry of Defence has announced the winners of its prestigious Sanctuary Awards for 2016.
BMT Asset Performance has been launched today following the recent decision to merge BMT Cadence which delivers safety and environmental risk management services and BMT Reliability Consultants which focuses on reliability and
BAE Systems has received a new 950-foot-long, 55,000-long-ton floating dry dock at its San Diego shipyard.
BMT Fleet Technology Limited (BMT) has been awarded a multi-year contract to deliver Systems Engineering and Requirements Management training to the Department of National Defence (DND).
Minister Harriett Baldwin yesterday challenged academics and businesses to help the UK save lives, money and win battles in the information age in the latest development of the MoD's Innovation Initiative.
BAE Systems welcomed Harriett Baldwin MP, Minister for Defence Procurement to its Govan shipyard in Glasgow today to announce a £287 million manufacturing contract for two further River Class Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) and
The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded a construction contract worth £27 million to Wates Construction Ltd to provide facilities that will support the new F-35B Lightning II aircraft at RAF
Cohort plc company SEA has been awarded a contract by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide across-the-board support to an extensive range of UK Royal Navy acoustic and sonar underwater systems fitted to the surface and sub-surface fleets.
Construction of three engineering and training facilities being built in readiness for the arrival of the UK's first F-35 Lightning II aircraft has passed a major milestone.
Today, Conidia Bioscience announced that immunoassay based fuel contamination test kit FUELSTAT, is compliant with ASTM D8070.
Official test reports now confirm PPSS Group's new NIJ Std 0101.06 Level IIIA Bullet Resistant Vests also offer protection from full contact shots, which form a fundamental part of the infamously stringent German Police as well as FBI Body Armor Test
BAE Systems has awarded further manufacturing equipment contracts to six companies for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship, bringing the total investment to date in the Type 26 supply chain to more than £380m.
The Defence Science & Technology Laboratory (Dstl) has up to £100,000 available to fund research into how automation and machine intelligence can analyse data to enhance decision making in the defence and
Exclusive rights to the use of ultra-black Vantablack S-VIS surface coating in blackbody calibration sources has been agreed between Surrey NanoSystems and Santa Barbara Infrared (SBIR).
Cranfield University has pledged its support for the military community and their families by signing up to the UK Armed Forces Covenant.
South Yorkshire based Metalysis, which is focused on commercialising its proprietary electrochemical metal powder manufacturing technology, has announced that its research and development function has successfully produced Graphene using the Company's
QinetiQ has been awarded a £1 billion contract amendment to the Long Term Partnering Agreement (LTPA) from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD), under which Test & Evaluation (T&E) services have been delivered since
The new single online electronic procurement system for the Ministry of Defence is being launched today.
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has agreed a £100 million contract to develop cutting-edge Protector Remotely Piloted Air System especially for the RAF.
BAE Systems has opened a brand new £15.6m training academy today at Samlesbury, Lancashire – marking the single largest investment in skills for the UK's aerospace sector.
The first US Air Force (USAF) C-130H aircraft to be fully equipped with the Rolls-Royce T56 Series 3.5 engine upgrade has completed its first flight, demonstrating significant improvement in fuel efficiency,
An innovative Hampshire firm is flying high after winning a prestigious regional manufacturing award.
Design and innovation consultancy, Plextek, has announced the successful completion of a proof of concept project with the UK government's Centre of Defence Enterprise (CDE) to create a brand new immersive skills training and
The revised EU Directive on Electromagnetic Compatibility (2014/30/EU), which came into force on 20th April 2016 and requires all electronic products to have a successful conformity assessment before being placed on the European market, has been
Sir John Parker's Independent Report into naval shipbuilding has set out far-reaching recommendations to transform UK shipbuilding.
Raytheon UK has developed an innovative positioning and navigation system that provides outstanding real-time 3D positional accuracy in the absence of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) signals, such as GPS,
Following approval for an additional 24 codes, global testing group Exova's Teesside Laboratory now holds one of the largest Nadcap accredited scopes for metallic materials testing in Europe.
Following last week's Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability show, SMi will again welcome international military and solution providers to delve further into key topics surrounding combat vehicle C4I and connectivity at Future Armoured Vehicles Situational
Stirling Dynamics is continuing its support of SGB Enterprises, with a new contract to supply active controls for their UH-60 and CH-47 helicopter simulators, which builds upon a long term relationship involving joint development of the
CAE has launched its next-generation CAE Medallion-6000XR image generator.
ADS member MSP has been awarded the 'Supplier of the Year' award at Pattonair's annual Supplier Conference.
Cobham is working with Harris Corporation to provide automated test and alignment capabilities for Harris XL-200P P25 radios using the Cobham 3920B Digital Radio Test Set.
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has discussed how NATO can further reassure allies and partners in Europe during talks with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in London.
Graduates and apprentices from Ampthill-based Lockheed Martin UK met Nadine Dorries MP earlier this month, to talk about the innovative projects they work on and how they are inspiring others to take up science and technology careers.
Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO) have switched to using the AmSafe Bridport (ASB) one-piece Pallet Net, instead of the American Mil Specification (MIL-DTL-27444) three-piece Pallet Net.
The Air Cadet Organisation (ACO), with more members than the Royal Air Force, has been recognised for its continued progress and its milestone in reaching 75 years by being presented with the Air Power Association (APA) award.
Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim) have announced that the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) acquired an enterprise licence of the company's flagship software Virtual Battlespace 3 (VBS3) as the UK MoD's Defence Virtual Simulation (DVS) solution.
General Dynamics Mission Systems–UK is designing a next-generation tactical information gateway for the Netherlands Ministry of Defence, as part of the Netherlands Improved Operational Soldier
Boeing is taking steps to operate its defense, space and security business more efficiently through facilities consolidations and work movements, whilst Boeing Defence Australia, Boeing Defense Saudi Arabia, and Boeing Defence
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has outlined the first steps in a modern, ambitious Industrial Strategy which will build on the UK's strengths.
The structure of a three bay hangar for in-depth maintenance of the RAF's new transport aircraft, the A400M or Atlas, has been completed at RAF Brize Norton.
Professional battery manufacturer Accutronics has published an infographic offering guidelines for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) on what should be considered when specifying a rechargeable smart battery to power their next