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U.K. Launches $5.69B Investment into Drones

February 23, 2024 @ 06:25 AM

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U.K., Saudi to Collaborate on Air Defense Capabilities, Drones & Missiles

February 6, 2024 @ 08:28 AM

The United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia on Monday announced the creation of a "Strategic Capability Partnership Committee," with...

UK MoD, Thales Announce £1.8B MSET Contract for AI-Enhanced Maritime Operations

February 3, 2024 @ 10:54 AM

The UK Ministry of Defence has signed a £1.8 billion, 15-year contract with Thales, merging AI technology with...

BAE Systems Acquires Malloy Aeronautics to Expand Uncrewed Aerial Systems Portfolio

February 3, 2024 @ 05:58 AM

BAE Systems has finalized the acquisition of Malloy Aeronautics, a company specializing in heavy lift drone and aeronautical...

Babcock, Supacat Start Production of Jackal 3 for the British Army

February 2, 2024 @ 05:55 AM

Babcock and Supacat have commenced the production of 70 High Mobility Transporter (HMT) Jackal 3s for the British...

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Jacobs to Provide Through-life Support for U.K. Submarines’ Nuclear Reactors

January 28, 2024 @ 04:18 AM

US based Jacobs was selected to supply research and technology services to the United Kingdom's naval nuclear propulsion...

Rheinmetall Advances Boxer Mechanised Infantry Vehicle Trials in the UK

January 24, 2024 @ 07:11 AM

Rheinmetall is testing their Boxer Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV) at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedford, UK. The company invested...

QinetiQ, Leonardo to Develop, Integrate New Protection System for U.K. Tanks & Armored Vehicles

January 22, 2024 @ 10:10 AM

The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) has awarded a new contract through the Aurora Engineering Delivery Partnership...

UK to Enhance Sea Viper Air Defence System in £405M Upgrade

January 22, 2024 @ 06:48 AM

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced an upgrade to the Sea Viper Air Defence system, a...

DragonFire Laser Achieves UK's First High-Power Firing Against Aerial Targets

January 20, 2024 @ 05:18 AM

The DragonFire laser directed energy weapon (LDEW) system has achieved the first high-power firing of a laser weapon...