Half year report finds Royal Navy meeting expectations

BAE Systems' new report shows that the Royal Navy is meeting its expectations so far this year.

£3 million to be saved in new deal to supply the Royal Navy

The Defence Minister has announced a new contract for consumable items which is set to save £3 million.

Defence Secretary pays tribute to battle in Flanders

The Defence Secretary joined military leaders to mark the anniversary of the battle in Flanders.

UK Destroyer visits Ukraine after completing multi-national naval exercise

HMS Duncan visited the Ukrainian port of Odessa this week.

UK troops awarded UN medals for service in South Sudan

UK troops have been awarded UN medals in recognition of their peacekeeping work in South Sudan.

Work on AW159 Wildcat helicopter will stay in the UK

The Minister for Defence Procurement has announced that work on the AW159 Wildcat helicopter will stay in the UK.

Defence Secretary visits future Flagship

The Defence Secretary has visited the most powerful Royal Navy ship for the first time at sea.

Trident nuclear plans ‘overambitious’, IPA warn

The UK government’s plan to replace the Trident nuclear weapons system is ‘overambitious’, the IPA has warned.

Name of first Type 26 name revealed

The Defence Secretary has revealed HMS Glasgow will be the name of the first frigate.

MOD launches Defence People Mental Health and Well-being Strategy

An innovative strategy to improve the mental health and well-being of the Armed Forces has been launched.

RAF continues to fight to Daesh in Iraq and Syria

The Royal Air Force has continued to support Iraqi forces to eradicate any remaining Daesh in Mosul.

UK expands training of Ukrainian Armed Forces

New military courses cover threats such as countering attacks from snipers, armoured vehicles and mortars.

Defence Minister opens £3 million Cyber Security Centre

The Defence Minister has opened a Cyber Security Centre worth £3 million in Gloucester.

Defence Secretary announces two new contracts worth £120 million

Michael Fallon has announced a £120 million investment in UK air power.

£40 million investment to improve the defence of the Typhoon

An investment of £40 million in a high-tech Typhoon Defence System has been announced.

Defence Secretary announces new Maritime Patrol Aircraft squadrons

The numbers of the UK’s new Maritime Patrol Aircraft squadrons and the first commanding officer have been announced.

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