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British Voyager Plane refuels mid-air with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

April 18, 2023 @ 10:40 AM

The Royal Air Force (RAF) has completed a Voyager air-to-air refueling flight, powered by an approximately 43% blend...

U.K. Awards BAE Systems £656 million for Next Phase of Global Combat Air Programme

April 14, 2023 @ 11:27 AM

The British government has allocated £656 million funding to propel the Tempest sixth-generation fighter jet programme into the...

British Sea King Helicopter Handed Over to Ukraine Navy

April 13, 2023 @ 02:10 PM

Ukraines Navy has taken delivery of British Sea King helicopters. Helicopters arrived as part of military and technical assistance...

Construction Begins on Royal Navy's Fourth Type 26 Anti-Submarine Warfare Ship

April 5, 2023 @ 05:39 AM

The UK Minister for Defence Procurement Alex Chalk attended the ceremony to officially begin construction on the Royal...

UK Buys 14 Archer Self-Propelled Guns from Sweden

March 30, 2023 @ 07:57 AM

The UK and Swedish defence ministers signed a letter of intent today relating to a new contract to...

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RBSL Starts Production of British Army’s Boxer Vehicles

March 29, 2023 @ 08:27 AM

Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL) has started production of British Armys Boxer Vehicles. Work to fabricate key components of...

Depleted Uranium Shells in Challenger 2 Tanks Meant For Ukraine, Russia Alarmed

March 22, 2023 @ 10:18 AM

The United Kingdom will transfer armor piercing rounds containing depleted uranium (DU) as part its Challenger 2 tanks...

British Army’s AJAX Vehicle Program on Track after GD Fixes Noise, Vibration Issues

March 21, 2023 @ 07:00 AM

The UKs £5.5 billion AJAX armored vehicle project, running behind schedule over multiple issues, is back on track...

Boeing Joins Airbus to Offer H175M Helicopters for UK’s Puma HC2 Replacement

March 7, 2023 @ 11:47 AM

Boeing has joined the H175M Task Force addressing the UK New Medium Helicopter requirement. As training services partner, Boeing...

U.S. to Provide Javelin Missiles to Britain

March 1, 2023 @ 09:29 AM

The United States has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Kingdom of Javelin anti-tank missiles...