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UK Chinook operations

UK confirms $2B deal for another 14 Chinook helicopters, report

With 60 units in service, the UK is already the second-largest operator of the Chinook heavy-lift helicopters.
UK Space Command

UK officially stands up Space Command

UK Space Command will initially be located at RAF High Wycombe and will be staffed from the navy, army, air force, and civil service.

UK upgrading M270 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems for GMLRS-ER, PrSM capability

The British Army will equip 44 M270s with the ability to launch GMLRS-ER as well as Precision Strike Missiles, which have a range of 499km.

UK emerges as Switchblade loitering missile customer

The UK has placed a $44.9M contract for the delivery of the weaponized UAS by 2023.

UK publishes integrated security review

The document addresses a number of topics ranging from the UK's stance on geo-political issues to military capability considerations.

UK donates armored patrol vehicles to Lebanon

The UK has given a 100 armored patrol vehicles to the Lebanese Armed Forces in a bid to help the country counter...
ZP805 Fulmar Poseidon MPA

UK welcomes fifth Poseidon P-8A submarine hunter to Scotland

The Royal Air Force is expected to receive all nine Poseidon P-8A MPAs from Boeing by the end of 2021.
Many drones make light work competition

Many drones make light work competition wraps up in the UK

An exercise dubbed "many drones make light work" concluded earlier this month in the UK and saw a swarm of 20 drones...
Offshore wind farms and air-defense radars

UK MoD wants to counteract offshore windfarm impact on its air-defense...

The ministry has selected a number of companies to fast-track their ideas for mitigating the impact of windfarms on military radars.

UK, US F-35Bs joining Royal Navy carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth for...

F-35B short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) fighter jets from the Royal Air Force and United States Marine Corps (USMC) have left...
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