There’s a lot of misunderstanding and myth circulating about how many ships Scottish yards are building.
The question of whether the British armed forces should have some sort of statutory and official representative body, somewhat akin to the Police Federation, comes up regularly in debate on military matters.
In 1995, when Britain closed its last naval facility on the islands, Bermuda had given almost four centuries of ceaseless contributions to British interests.
The origins of the Queen Elizabeth class carriers lie in the 1998 Defence Review.
The F-35 features a significant chunk of British built components, with up to 10-15% of every jet sold being built in Britain.
The F-35 programme has gone through serious teething problems, problems also experienced by the majority of complex aircraft flying today such as the F-15, Typhoon or any other modern combat jet.
It was a demanding yet successful summer for British defence, and for the Royal Navy in particular.
The B-52 Bomber is one of the most durable bomber designs from the Cold War and is still being used to this day.
Solidified with Operation BALTIC PROTECTOR this summer, the UK has underscored its continued presence in this increasingly strategic region.
The Type 31e Frigate is expected to sit at 5,700 tonnes and 138.7 metres in length.