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The Mangled Myths Dogging the F-35

With the RAAF’s first two operational F-35 fighters arriving in early December, long-time critics have launched a fresh wave of claims that the aircraft is a disaster.

The Drone Threat Is Real. The Solution Is Complex.

In August, Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro claimed he was the target of a drone-borne explosive assassination attempt.

Boeing MQ-25 Stingray numbers could reach over 150

The United States has selected Boeing as its contractor for the MQ-25 Stingray unmanned aerial tanker.

Splendid isolation or Entente Cordial? The future of UK-EU defence industrial...

What is the future of UK-EU defence industrial cooperation in the post-Brexit environment?

NATO’s unstable deterrence and the threat of a new era of...

NATO is arguably over-complicated by the subordinate nature of the military structure to that of its political structure.

How the Great Power competition is extending into space

The US president’s proposal for a Space Force earlier this summer included a statement that China and Russia cannot be allowed to make further gains in space at America’s expense.

Irish Taoiseach’s threats to restrict airspace access for UK aircraft is...

Recently, Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar threatened to restrict access to Irish airspace for UK airlines in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Russian hints at conflict with Georgia if it proceeds with NATO...

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has, in an interview on 7th of August, threatened that war is a great possibility if Georgia proceeds with its full membership submission with NATO.

Challenger 2, the wrong tank for the British Army?

The UK now fields only 227 main battle tanks, a far cry from the 900 or so strong inventory only a couple of decades ago.

A different kind of bear – A summary of defence modernisation...

Russia is back, but you already knew that or you wouldn't be here.