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.
Kelvin Hughes is continuing to export its maritime systems to Malaysia, with the subsequent integration and testing of its radar tech now well underway.
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.
Building work on the Catering, Retail and Leisure (CRL) facility on the site of the new Defence College of Logistics, Policing and Administration (DCLPA) at Worthy Down, has been completed.
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.
The US Navy has awarded BAE Systems a $51.3 million contract for the maintenance and modernisation of the USS Roosevelt (DDG 80), an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer.
Cobham will be attending Aero India this year (14-16 Feb) to showcase some of some of its flexible technologies and capabilities.
In the presence of The Prime Ministers of Turkey and the United Kingdom, BAE Systems and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) today signed a Heads of Agreement to collaborate on the first development phase of an indigenous
Rolls-Royce has won a contract to supply engines and waterjets to power and propel two new high-speed vessels designed and built by Intermarine (Immsi Group) for the Italian Navy.
The world's premier air combat exercise is underway in Nevada, USA, with the Royal Air Force training alongside US and Australian counterparts.
Atkins and Cranfield University have announced a collaboration to create a new cyber research area that will help to protect manufacturing businesses and critical national infrastructure organisations from the
Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin launched the Innovation Initiative's £6 million Accelerator Enduring Challenge today, seeking to fast-track the innovative ideas which will keep the UK and its Armed
Manufacturer of prefabricated, portable structures, Rubb, will be showcasing the latest technology in rapid deployment 'super structures' at the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX),
Airbus Defence and Space demoed its deployable tactical SOC (Security Operation Centre) and its Keelback Net cyber sensor at the International Cyber Security Forum (FIC) which took place earlier this week.
Defence Minister Harriett Baldwin signs a Maritime Patrol Aircraft declaration with the US.
Pelican Products is, for the first time, presenting its advanced portable lighting systems and protective solutions for the military, at the Shield Africa exhibition (24-26 January, Abidjan,Côte d'Ivoire).
Blossom Hill, an apprentice from BAE Systems' Military Air and Information business at Brough, Humberside, is celebrating after being awarded the coveted title of BAE Systems' UK Apprentice of the Year 2016.
BEST just brought out a brand new high density extra strong clear masking film designed to offer advanced protection from paint overspray.
TEC Transnational announced today that 2016 was a record year with more delegates and training courses than ever before.
General Dynamics Land Systems–UK will showcase its range of solutions for military vehicle programmes at the 17th annual International Armoured Vehicles (IAV) Conference at Twickenham Stadium, London, 24-25
The European Council has extended the mandate for European Union Naval Force Somalia (EU NAVFOR) - Operation ATALANTA - until 31 December 2018, which means Cohort company MASS will continue to provide the Classified Mission
A total of 322 homes are being delivered by the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) working with contractor Hills, as part of the Army Basing Programme (ABP), with the first tranche of new service family homes being built in
A new group of Armed Forces-friendly employers, who will collaborate to further develop the aims of the Armed Forces Covenant and tighten the ties between Defence and employers, has now launched.
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
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.
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
BAE Systems has received a contract from the Netherlands for the testing and verification of Active Protection Systems (APS) on its CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicles.
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.