Ministry of Defence
01/17/2017 at 16:21. Facebook
Ministry of Defence
01/17/2017 at 15:36. Facebook
Today’s defence news includes the £269M Crowsnest helicopter contract, and the Supreme Court’s ruling in the case relating to the detention of Serdar Mohammed. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Ministry of Defence
01/16/2017 at 13:11. Facebook
Read more on the stories leading Defence news today in our Defence in the Media blog: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Ministry of Defence
01/16/2017 at 10:53. Facebook
DefMin Harriett Baldwin: Crowsnest helicopter system deal to protect carriers and sustain 200 high-skilled UK jobs [ Ow.ly Link ]
Ministry of Defence
01/14/2017 at 11:50. Facebook
#DefenceInTheMedia: Armed Forces flooding assistance, Northern Ireland, and progress in Mosul. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Ministry of Defence
01/13/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Today's Defence in the Media blog centres around the Army's support to local communities as adverse weather conditions affect the UK. Read more here: [ Ow.ly Link ]

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Ministry of Defence
01/12/2017 at 20:42. Facebook
Soldiers from 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment are assisting Lincolnshire police tonight #lincsstormsurge
Ministry of Defence
01/12/2017 at 18:25. Facebook
STRIKE UPDATE: RAF Reaper sees confused Daesh fighters fire on each other in #Mosul street fighting [ Ow.ly Link ] #DefeatingDaesh
Ministry of Defence
01/12/2017 at 11:16. Facebook
Catch up today's defence news on our blog [ Ow.ly Link ]
Today's defence related coverage includes news on winter preparedness [ Ow.ly Link ]
The UK has today taken command of NATO's Response Force and its flagship Very High Readiness Joint Task Force: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Catch up on today's defence related media stories, including news on the MOD's £271m Wildcat helicopter contract [ Ow.ly Link ]
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon hails importance of UK's growing defence network #GlobalBritain [ Ow.ly Link ]
STRIKE UPDATE: RAF Tornados destroy a Daesh truck-bomb workshop near Kirkuk [ Gov.uk Link ]
ICYMI: Minister for Defence Procurement visited Yeovil today in support of the £271 million deal with Leonardo Helicopters to sustain support for the world-leading Wildcat helicopters. The majority of the c. 500 jobs sustained will be at Leornardo’s facilities in Yeovil and Royal Navy Air Station Yeovilton, with an additional 100 jobs maintained within Leonardo’s supply chain. Wildcat is...
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ICYMI: Minister for Defence Procurement visited Yeovil today in support of the £271 million deal with Leonardo Helicopters to sustain support for the world-leading Wildcat helicopters. The majority of the c. 500 jobs sustained will be at Leornardo’s facilities in Yeovil and Royal Navy Air Station Yeovilton, with an additional 100 jobs maintained within Leonardo’s supply chain. Wildcat is...
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The Ministry of Defence has signed a £271 million deal with Leonardo Helicopters to sustain support for the world-leading Wildcat helicopters. An enormous majority of the c. 500 jobs sustained will be at Leornardo’s facilities in Yeovil and Royal Navy Air Station Yeovilton, with an additional 100 jobs maintained within Leonardo’s supply chain. Wildcat is capable of a wide range of tasks over...
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In case you missed it: the AJAX variant 'ARES' successfully completed its first manned live firing in December.

'ARES’ is the Armoured Personnel Carrier variant of the AJAX Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV) - one of six variants that will be at the heart of the Army's new Strike Brigades.

Defence is investing £3.5 billion buying 589 AJAX vehicles that will provide the Army with a state of...
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Catch up with today's Defence news inc UK troops in Sierra Leone & the Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers [ Ow.ly Link ]
Catch up with today's Defence news inc UK troops in Sierra Leone & the Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers [ Ow.ly Link ]