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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.

F-35 acts as airborne sensor for missile defence test

The test validated the F-35s capability to serve as an airborne sensor and extend the range of air and missile defense systems.

Government intending to ‘grow Destroyer and Frigate force by 2030’

The intention to increase the number of Royal Navy warships has been expressed by a Minister of State for Defence this week.

Boeing and US Navy complete first Super Hornet IRST Block II...

Boeing say that IRST Block II provides F/A-18 aircrew with improved optics and processing power.

‘Around 15’ unauthorised incursions recorded at Faslane and Coulport

The Royal Navy have recorded around 15 seperate unauthorised incursions into Faslane and Coulport in the last 10 years.

Indian officials tour aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales

Six Indian parliamentarians toured HMS Prince of Wales as part of the UK-India Chevening Parliamentarian Fellowship Programme.

UK orders four additional H145 Jupiter training helicopters

The MoD's UK Military Flying Training System (UKMFTS) has signed a £183 million contract to boost training services for new Rotary Wing pilots.

Airbus demonstrates first fully automatic vision-based take-off

Airbus has successfully performed the first fully automatic vision-based take-off using an Airbus Family test aircraft at Toulouse-Blagnac airport.

1917 – A film review

1917 depicts the horrors of trench warfare of the First World War with raw tension, terror and urgency.

BAE and Renishaw to developing 3D printing capability defence sector

BAE say they have signed an agreement to work with Renishaw on the development of 3D printing capabilities for the defence sector.

Leonardo’s Falco Xplorer drone completes first flight

The new Remotely-Piloted Air System, the largest Leonardo has ever built, has successfully undergone its first test flight.