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George Allison

George Allison
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George has a degree in Cyber Security from Glasgow Caledonian University and has a keen interest in naval defence technology and cyber security matters.

New comment system for the website

The main points of the overhaul are that we're including a reporting function and also a means to log-in using your Facebook or Google accounts (more services will be added).

Three new helicopters join QinetiQ fleet

The new aircraft are two Agusta A109S Grand helicopters and a Leonardo AW139 helicopter.

MoD ‘neglected service personnel housing’ says report

The committee say the MoD "has taken the goodwill of service personnel for granted".

Babcock play ‘key role’ in Spanish S-80 submarine rollout

""We are absolutely delighted to support the delivery of a cutting edge sovereign submarine capability for Spain."

US Air Force accidentally put hospital helipad out of action

Air ambulances are currently unable to land at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, the major trauma centre for the East of England.

Chinook helicopter assists restoration of wildlife habitat

A Chinook helicopter delivered 56 tonnes of aggregate to an island in Portsmouth Harbour to enhance an important habitat for coastal birds.

British firm to modernise NATO secure communication systems

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group will modernise NATO's secure communication systems.

British A400M aircraft not yet certified to drop paratroopers

British A400M Atlas transport aircraft are not yet certified to drop personnel but trials to support the capability are "planned".

UK to purchase 14 new Chinook helicopters

Delivery of the 14 new Chinook helicopters will be completed before the end of 2030.

British troops practice urban combat in Gibraltar

Exercise Daring Rock focused on close quarter battle and operations in built-up areas.