Latest News

Johnson: Saying no to Syria strike action ‘difficult’

It would be very difficult to refuse support for US military strikes on Syria, says Johnson.

UK announces further support for national security reform in Somalia

The Federal Government of Somalia and the Presidents of Somalia’s Federal Member States have agreed a historic political agreement, to integrate regional and federal forces into a coherent National Security Architecture capable of gradually taking on lead responsibility for providing security.

UK maritime forces reaffirm defence ties with Vietnam

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced that 60 Royal Navy and Royal Marines are currently taking part in a five-month French naval deployment to the Indian Ocean and Far East, aboard French assault ship FS Mistral.

Fallon announces £539m investment in new missiles system

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced three new missile contracts worth a combined £539 million for state-of-the-art Meteor, Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) and Sea Viper missile systems at MBDA Stevenage.

MoD signs £1.4bn contract for attack submarine

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has negotiated a new £1.4 billion contract for the Royal Navy’s new attack submarine, which will protect the UK’s new aircraft carriers and nuclear deterrent.

 Features

Analysing the armoured vehicles market

Analysing some figures and predictions for this year, Defence Business reports on the UK’s armoured vehicle plans

Defence insight over land, sea and air

Following the success of DSEI 2015, Defence Business previews the 2017 edition of the UK’s largest defence showcase

In defence of MoD spending

Defence Business analyses the figures and saving and spending plans of the MoD

 Defence Events

12/09/2017 to 15/09/2017

DSEI, the world leading defence and security event, takes place 12-15 September 2017 at ExCe