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A Typhoon scrambles to intercept an aircraft. (Credit: Vladimir Korolkov)

BAE win £2.1bn Typhoon jet support contract

The decade long agreement seeks to reinvest £500 million into new capabilities for Typhoon. Chris Boardman, managing director of BAE Systems Military Air and Information,...

British combat aircraft continue to smash Islamic State

RAF pilots have now flown more than 2800 missions in Iraq and Syria against Islamic State, striking 865 times in Iraq and over 50 times in Syria.

Boeing to create 2,000 new jobs in Britain

David Cameron said Boeing had confirmed it would create 2,000 new jobs in Britain and increase its research and development spending.

£365m in funding for new UK aerospace R&D projects

£365m worth of aerospace R&D projects have been approved "to ensure the UK’s continued position at the forefront of global aerospace."

Contract signed for new P-8 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Following last week’s NATO summit, Britain has signed a contract for nine new P-8 maritime patrol aircraft.

UK orders new Apache attack helicopters

The Ministry of Defence has announced a $2.3 billion deal to purchase 50 latest generation Apache attack helicopters for the British Army.
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WATCH: British F-35B lands vertically at air show

The F-35B is the most advanced combat aircraft in the world. It will be in service with the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force from 2018.

Britain to purchase high altitude surveillance aircraft

Britain is to purchase three solar powered Zephyr 8 unmanned aircraft from Airbus. Zephyr is unique aircraft that offers a satellite like capability.

Defence Secretary praises RAF role in liberation of Fallujah

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has praised the decisive difference made by the RAF in the liberation of Fallujah.

New contract to support Storm Shadow missiles

The MoD has awarded a £28 million contract to support Storm Shadow, used by RAF Tornados and currently being integrated onto Typhoon aircraft.

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