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UAE hands over two generals to Turkey following coup attempt

The United Arab Emirates has reportedly detained two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan and handed them over to Turkey. The hand over took place over...

US Navy conducts first Littoral Combat Ship Harpoon firing

USS Coronado, a Littoral Combat Ship, successfully executed the first live fire missile test using a Harpoon Block 1C missile.

British Typhoons to deploy to Asia Pacific region

Typhoons will deploy around the Asia Pacific region for joint exercises with allies, demonstrating the UK’s commitment to the defence of British allies in the region.

RAF complete ‘Brimstone 2’ operational trials on Tornado

The next step for Brimstone 2 is a 'Release to Service' followed by Initial Operating Capability on the Tornado GR4.

Royal Navy test real-time warship health monitoring tools

Technology developed by BAE Systems is set to transform the future of warship support in the Royal Navy by flagging potential faults in real time.

Russian surveillance aircraft to fly over UK

Today marks the start of a series of 'Open Skies' flights by a Russian surveillance aircraft over the UK that will last two days. The...

China claims J-20 fighter will be combat ready in 2019

China’s Chengdu Aircraft Company inaugurated the production line for China’s J-20 fighter last year, the aircraft has since entered production.

Red Arrows to promote prosperity on major Asia tour

The Red Arrows will support Britain’s prosperity by performing in up to 20 locations from the Middle East to the Asia-Pacific, according to the Government.

Lockheed Martin win $504 million Canadian C-130J contract

American defence giant Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract worth $504.3 million to provide support to the Canadian C-130J Hercules fleet.

China confirms confrontation with Japan over East China Sea

China’s defence ministry confirmed that Chinese and Japanese fighter jets had a confrontation over disputed waters in the East China Sea last month.