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A state-of-the-art new shot detection system called Boomerang III is protecting troops in Afghanistan against small arms fire, the MOD announced today. The acoustic shot...

The Defence Committee is not convinced that, given the current financial climate and the drawdown of capabilities arising from the Strategic Defence and Security...

Workers at BAE Systems will today move the huge mid-section of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of the new aircraft carriers for the Royal...

The final phase of the MOD's pelvic protection system will be issued to troops on the front line in Afghanistan in the next few...

Scientists from the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), together with industry and academia, have put on show equipment which could one day be...

At the 2011 Royal International Air Tattoo, in Fairford, UK, the Royal Air Force held a media briefing on operations in Libya. Some of...

The Government has committed to increasing the planned MOD equipment budget by over GBP3bn during the Spending Review period after 2015 to fund vital...

The UK will be able to reduce its force levels in Afghanistan from 9,500 to 9,000 by the end of 2012, Prime Minister David...

The Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR), commissioned by the British Government, intends to make some key decisions, against a backdrop of dwindling budgets....

The programme for implementing the reductions in the number of UK nuclear warheads, as announced in the Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR), has...