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UK Fighter Pilots Fly F-35 Lightning Straight from Training for First Time

A pair of fighter pilots have become the first in their services to fly the F-35 Lightning straight from training. Flight Lieutenant Liam and...

Britain No Match for Russia’s Military, U.K. Army Chief Says

Britain would struggle to match Russia’s military capabilities on the battlefield, the head of the U.K. army will say in a speech on January...

Carrier strike operations a step closer for Royal Navy

Another milestone has been reached in the UK’s return to carrier strike operations. Personnel from five Royal Navy ships took part in the latest...

UK to Deploy Chinooks to Support French Operations in Africa

The Prime Minister is expected to make the announcement as part of the UK-France Summit at The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, where she will...

Qatar Signs £6Bn Eurofighter Contract

A multi-billion pound contract to supply Qatar with 24 Typhoon aircraft has been signed today, supporting thousands of British manufacturing jobs. The Defence Secretary...
An M-198 155mm Howitzer of the US Marines

UK ‘Misled’ and Iraq War Unjustified, Says Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown has claimed the UK was "misled" over Saddam Hussein's weapons of mass destruction and the Iraq War was unjustified. The former prime...

Nuclear Weapons: Who are the World’s Haves and Have Nots?

A large number of national representatives currently attending the General Assembly in New York have already signed the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of...

US Air Force B-2 Spirit Stealth Bombers arrive in UK

Two B-2 Spirit stealth bombers joined B-1B Lancers and B-52H Stratofortresses June 9, 2017, to participate in theater bomber assurance and deterrence operations. Three B-52Hs...

UK’s Johnson plays down EU spat over military HQ

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday downplayed differences with EU partners over the bloc's military ambitions, saying London supported their efforts to bolster...
P-8A Poseidon

$2.2 Billion Boeing Contract Funds P-8 Aircraft for U.S., Australia and U.K.

Boeing the U.S. Navy, the Royal Australian Air Force and the United Kingdom Royal Air Force will continue modernizing global maritime patrol capabilities through...