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MOD Announcments

The Battlefield and Tactical Communications & Information Systems (BATCIS) TRINITY Industry Briefing Day

Date: Thursday 28 February 2019 Time: 1000hrs – 1600hrs Venue: Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel The BATCIS team will be providing an update on the ... Read More

Programme CORTISONE Industry Day – 28 January 2019

Date: 28 January 2019 Time: 13:00-17:00 Venue: techUK, 10 Bride Street, LONDON EC4A 4AD This announcement invites suppliers to register for a CORTISONE ... Read More

Programme Cortisone: Notice of Request for Information Relating to a Draft Statement of Requirement for Design, Develop and Deliver Services

This announcement invites interested suppliers to request access to the draft Statement of Requirement for Design, Develop and Deliver Services ... Read More

Counter-Explosive Ordnance Industry Briefing, 6 February 2019

Date: 6 February 2019 Venue: MOD Main Building, Whitehall, London The threat posed by Explosive Ordnance (EO) will continue to feature heavily ... Read More

Defence News UK and International

Get ready for DPRTE 2019 and join the defence discussion

Anticipation is building for DPRTE 2019 ahead of the UK’s premier defence procurement event of the year, taking place at Farnborough International ... Read More

Common Support Model (Land) - Briefing Note

The Common Support Model (Land) programme has been jointly initiated by Director Support in Army HQ (Maj Gen Gaunt) and ... Read More

Saab takes sensor technology to bold new heights

In this article defence features writer Robert Atherton speaks exclusively to Saab about the evolution of radar, the company’s 21st ... Read More

The next giant leap: The UK launches its space ambitions

The UK is looking to capitalise on its world–leading expertise in aerospace with the development of vertical and horizontal spaceports, taking one ... Read More

Key Defence Insights

Key trends and contacts for defence and security suppliers

Have you ordered the Ministry of Defence supported ‘Guide to Defence & Security 2019’ yet? This publication, which includes key ... Read More

Common Support Model (Land) - Briefing Note

The Common Support Model (Land) programme has been jointly initiated by Director Support in Army HQ (Maj Gen Gaunt) and ... Read More

UK classed in 6th position in global defence expenditure rankings

  Last year the UK sat in sixth position in global defence expenditure rankings, according to IISS. News from over the ... Read More

MOD partners with innovative firms to prepare for the “modern battlefield”

Millions of pounds have been allocated to defence firms to boost the MOD’s capability on the “modern battlefield.” The MOD and ... Read More

Featured Articles

UK defence industry boosted by £500 million global F-35 support deal

The UK’s role as a leading partner on the global F-35 programme has received another significant boost as the F-35 ... Read More

Army Basing Programme hits key milestone in Wiltshire

The Army Basing Programme has reached a significant milestone with the completion and handover of the first Service Family Accommodation ... Read More

Defence Secretary sets out global vision for UK’s defence

The Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has set out his vision for the future role of the UK’s Armed Forces following ... Read More

Supply Chain Engagement at DPRTE 2019

DPRTE 2019 – the UK’s premier defence procurement event – is taking place at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre ... Read More