Last Thursday Kelvin Hughes welcomed the Prime Minister Theresa May, to its Enfield Head Office, design and manufacturing facility.
Senior leaders from the US Department of State, US Air Force (USAF) and the Royal Air Force (RAF) gathered together on Wednesday to highlight a significant F-35A Lightning II programme milestone.
Supacat has won the Queen's Award for International Trade for Outstanding Short Term Growth.
EDM will be launching its new range of virtual reality (VR) cabin crew training simulators at the World Aviation Training Symposium (WATS) in Orlando, USA (2-4 May 2017).
Peli-Hardigg will be showcasing its rugged protection for defence solutions, namely their Min Mac Rack and V-Series Rack Mount cases, at the AFCEA show in Bonn, Germany next week (26-27 April).
Airbus and the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC), have launched the call for nominations for the 2017 edition of the GEDC Airbus Diversity Award.
Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) has today announced the launch of its expanded DSEI Strategic Conferences that will feature five sessions covering policy, strategy and the implications on future equipment programmes.
Airbus has shortlisted the five finalist student teams competing in the fifth edition of the Fly Your Ideas challenge, which includes the University of Surrey's Team SkyVision.
A Gripen fighter from the Swedish MOD with a GKN RM12 engine powered by 100% renewable biofuel has successfully completed the first biofuel demonstration flight in a single engine installation on 28 March 2017.
The University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) received international recognition for its outstanding research and development as it was named a Supplier of the Year by The Boeing
Several NATO Allies and European Union members came together in Helsinki yesterday, formally agreeing to establish a European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats in the Finnish capital.
BAE Systems welcomed His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales to its Submarines' site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria today.
The 12th ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly, Conference & Exhibition opened today in Doha, Qatar, hosted by Hamad International Airport under the patronage of HE Mr Jassim Seif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, the Minister of
Airbus' A350-1000, MSN065 test aircraft, fitted with cabin, has completed a series of noise tests in Moron, south of Spain (between 27 March and 5 April), as part of its type certification flight test campaign, paving the way for entry into
BAE Systems, Street League and Skills Development Scotland have hosted a celebratory event at Glasgow Warriors Stadium for a third cohort of 12 young people aged 16-24 who have successfully completed work experience under the 'Movement
UK Security Expo 2016 collected the award for the most innovative 'Best Feature' for the Home Office and CPNI Crowded Places Demonstrator at the prestigious Exhibition News Awards ceremony in front of 1,100
Twenty-one UK companies from across the country have been recognised for their operational excellence from the 'Supply Chains for the 21st Century' (SC21) programme, receiving their awards at the SC21 Task Force conference, which took place at the SSE SWALEC in
Simon Beech, Chief Operating Office (UK) of Nasmyth Group attended BAE Systems' prestigious Chairman's Award scheme to celebrate the delivery of a key component for an aircraft in-flight refuelling
Airbus will beshowcasing its new cabin innovations at this years' Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, the world's largest event dedicated to the aircraft interiors industry, in-flight entertainment,
Qatar Airways played a key role in the Qatar-UK Business and Investment Forum taking place in both London and Birmingham this week under the patronage of Qatar's Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, His Excellency
In London today the United Kingdom and France have signed an agreement to launch a joint concept phase of the Future Cruise / Anti-Ship Weapon (FC/ASW) programme with MBDA.
QinetiQ is to support the Royal Navy in delivering the first Information Warrior (IW17) exercise, which aims to drive the future development of cutting edge warfare capabilities.
Design company, tangerine, has joined forces with seat cover manufacturers, Bradfor Ltd, plastic injection moulding company, IPC Mouldings and magnesium manufacturer, Magnesium Elektron, to showcase their expertise and in depth
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.
Nominations are now open for the 2017 awards which recognise and reward those who are doing exceptional work in aviation and training.
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.
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.
Evidence Talks has won the Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards 2017, in the Innovation & Technology category.
MBDA has unveiled a new short range air defence system called Mistral ATLAS-RC at HOMSEC 2017 (14-16 March, Madrid).
The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace and Defence Exposition Airshow (AVALON 2017) - held at Avalon Airport, Geelong Australia, 28 February to 5 March - has delivered a record crowd, with total attendances over the six days of 210,664,
British Airways has launched a collection of comedy videos for 'Red Nose Day' (Friday 24 March), starring David Walliams, Emma Bunton and Tom Daley dressed as British Airways staff surprising customers in support of Comic Relief – the airline's
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,
Cranfield University is to receive the prized Award of Merit from the Worshipful Company of Carmen for its sustained excellence in transport systems, logistics and supply chain research and education.
Northern Ireland tool manufacturer and injection moulding company, IPC Mouldings (IPC), has been awarded the EFQM Recognised for Excellence 4 Star award at the EFQM Ireland Excellence Awards (Clandeboye Lodge Hotel, Bangor on 8th March).
Amersham-based FliteTrak is unveiling its innovative ViatorAero system - providing ext generation technology to transform passenger comfort with 'intelligent airline seating' - at the Hamburg Aircraft Interiors Expo
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.
Defence Minister Mark Lancaster has launched the Army Apprenticeship Awards as part of National Apprenticeship Week.
Sourcing specialist Qimtek has announced it will again support two key initiatives within the Subcon show – the Buyers Programme and a dedicated Qimtek UK Manufacturing Pavilion.
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).
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.
The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) has today published its extensive Aircraft Accident Report AAR 1/2017 - G-BXFI, 22 August 2015, which relates to the fatal accident at the Shoreham Airshow.
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).
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
Vector Aerospace will be highlighting its broad range of customer-focused MRO support solutions at the HAI Heli-Expo 2017 helicopter trade show & exposition being held in Dallas, TX next week (7-9 March).
The IT Futures Manager at Heathrow Airport, Steve Armitage, says he hopes he has helped inspire a new generation of staff after giving a talk at Bucks New University on its future, to students studying a range of aviation and tourism
Stirling Dynamics has been placed - for the first time - in the third annual Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export Track 100.
FUCHS Lubricants, which has its UK headquarters in Stoke-on-Trent, has been presented with the ADS SC21 Silver Award for the third time.
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 &
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,
Test and measurement specialist Rohde & Schwarz will be showcasing its security scanner and anti-drone technology at the official UK government global security event, Security &
Software firm Ideagen has launched Ideagen Coruson – a re-brand of its enterprise safety management and incident reporting software, Gael Enlighten.
The last Concorde ever to fly has safely completed her journey to Aerospace Bristol, a new £19 million museum in Filton, to the north of Bristol, opening this summer.
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
Combined efforts by teachers, industry, engineering organisations and the Government to change the perception of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), are starting to bear fruit as 51% of parents surveyed by YouGov
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.
Companies operating at Belfast International Airport (BIA) are taking part in a major Job Fair in west Belfast as they seek to fill 100 vacancies.
TEC Transnational today announced that it had successfully delivered its 300th training place for engineering firm Meggitt.
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'.
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
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.
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'.
For this year's Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, AIM Altitude will show how it takes complex design visions from concept through to certified reality, while maintaining design integrity and brand identity.
Oracle Team USA have unveiled their new yacht developed in collaboration with Airbus that will race the America's Cup, in Bermuda, in June 2017.
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.
Aerospace surface coating supplier, Pexa, are presenting their product range at Aero India 2017 alongside their supply partner Socomore.
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
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.
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.
Jo Johnson, Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, officially opened the Cranfield University/NCAS Centre for Atmospheric and Emissions Research today.
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
Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin has visited Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Culdrose, home of the Royal Navy's Merlin helicopters.
Fleet Xpress from Inmarsat Maritime has secured the SMART4SEA Excellence Award 2017, the most prestigious of an inaugural set of awards presented by the Greek publisher whose special focus is safer, smarter and greener
Cobham will be attending Aero India this year (14-16 Feb) to showcase some of some of its flexible technologies and capabilities.
The innovation and success of Police Scotland's workforce – including officers, staff members, special constables and probationers – to help keep people safe, have been celebrated at an awards ceremony to highlight
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
The Leonardo 2016 Innovation Awards saw almost 700 projects were submitted by the Group's employees from Leonardo's sites in Italy, the UK and the rest of the world.
The world's premier air combat exercise is underway in Nevada, USA, with the Royal Air Force training alongside US and Australian counterparts.
British European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake has officially opened the Airbus Foundation Discovery Space STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths) centre in Stevenage next to the Mars Yard test area.
As part of their studies at college, six Cobham apprentices have completed a voluntary Community Giving project which began last autumn, helping a school in Dorset install therapy and sensory equipment and raising nearly £700.
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.
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.
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
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.
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,
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.
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?
Daresbury based J2 Aircraft Dynamics will next month (25th January 2017) reveal how its software is delivering more accurate and faster air accident data analysis at a lecture in the Old Library at Lloyds of London.
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.