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Aircraft compatibility trials take place on USS Gerald R Ford

American aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford departed its homeport of Norfolk to begin Aircraft Compatibility Testing.

Leonardo awarded US Navy contract for 32 TH-73A helicopters by US

Leonardo, through AgustaWestland Philadelphia, has been awarded a contract for the production and delivery of 32 TH-73A helicopters.

Rising tensions boost military spend on Electronic Warfare equipment

Evolving threat landscapes and impending modernisation of military aircraft will sustain demand for new, improved EW systems.

Germany to withdraw some troops from Iraq

Germany is to withdraw some of its troops deployed as part of the anti-Islamic State coalition in Iraq.

Leonardo M-40 target drone used to prove latest Mistral missiles

A number of M-40 drones simulating enemy aircraft were flown by Leonardo, enabling the demonstration of MBDA’s latest Mistral missile.

The Meteor Missile – A Guide

Meteor is a 'Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile' system developed by MBDA.

British Destroyer seizes £3.3m worth of drugs

HMS Defender, a Type 45 Destroyer, found the drugs on a dhow as they swept the northern Arabian Sea for smugglers and traffickers.

X-59 supersonic research aircraft cleared for final assembly

NASA’s first large scale, piloted X-plane in more than three decades is cleared for final assembly and integration.

Germany orders additional Meteor missiles

MBDA has received an order to build further Meteor beyond visual range air-to-air missiles for the German Air Force.

Ministry of Defence donates 14000 meals to UK charities

The Ministry of Defence has donated thousands of unused ration packs.