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Tom Dunlop

Tom has spent the last 13 years working in the defence industry, specifically military and commercial shipbuilding. His work has taken him around Europe and the Far East, he is currently based in Scotland.

Poseidon fleet to be fitted with British Sting Ray Torpedo

The RAF's P-8 Poseidon multi-role maritime patrol aircraft fleet is about to become more lethal.

Babcock awarded £121million future submarine contract

Two contracts, worth collectively over £100 million, have been awarded to Babcock to support the development of the Dreadnought class.

NATO warships destroy 16 historical sea mines near Estonia

In a recent operation conducted in the Baltic Sea, NATO mine countermeasures experts successfully neutralised 16 historical sea mines in Estonian territorial waters.

UK and South Korea to conduct joint sea patrols

The United Kingdom and the Republic of Korea have signed a new Accord to jointly enforce sanctions against North Korea, focusing on halting its illegal weapons programme.

British frigate returns home

Embarking from Devonport in early August, HMS Portland's mission included the shadowing of Russian naval vessels and visits to ports from Belfast to Nova Scotia.

Rolls-Royce completes 100% sustainable aviation fuel test

Rolls-Royce has announced the successful completion of compatibility testing of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) on all its in-production civil aero engine types.

Boeing shifts toward production of MH-139A Grey Wolf

Boeing has announced its transition towards the low-rate initial production of the MH-139A Grey Wolf.

American Abrams tanks for Romania

The U.S. State Department has given its approval for a possible sale to Romania of 54 M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks.

NATO joins UK in purchasing E-7 early warning aircraft

Countries such as the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia and Turkey either currently operate the Wedgetail or plan to do so.

British military provides further support to get aid into Gaza

The fourth Royal Air Force transport aircraft carrying humanitarian aid recently landed in Al Arish, Egypt, for transfer to Gaza.