The deck of the new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers may be the size of four football pitches and supported by the best part of 65,000 tonnes of steel but, from three miles (5km) out, when viewed through the BAE Systems simulator at Warton, it’s tiny and the target area […]
The wreck of the historically important HMS Victory from 1744 has been gifted to the Maritime Heritage Foundation.
With only 3 weeks to go, don’t miss SMi’s 2nd annual CBRN-E Asia Pacific conference and exhibition, which once again be held at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore on 22nd & 23rd February 2012.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2012 – As the Navy and Marine Corps continue „Bold Alligator,“ their largest joint, multinational amphibious assault exercise in 10 years, it is important that both services to sustain amphibious operations, the commander of U.S. Fleet Forces Command said today.
1st – 2nd February 2012 Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore Already a highly select, authoritative committee of senior level industry experts have registered to discuss the major Defence Export controls and regulations in the region. Registered organisations include:
Royal Navy warship HMS Westminster sailed from Portsmouth today, 23 January 2012, for a seven-month deployment to the Middle East and Indian Ocean.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2012 – America and the world are facing the most complex set of challenges in at least 50 years, the director of national intelligence told the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence here today.
The 11th edition of Malaysia Technology Expo 2012 (MTE 2012) held from 16 – 18 February at Putra World Trade Centre was officially opened by YB Datuk Haji Fadillah Bin Haji Yusof, Deputy Minister of Science, Technology & Innovation on Thursday , 16 February 2012. MTE is an annual event […]
Saudi Arabia is building its first stadium especially designed to allow women who are currently barred from attending soccer matches because of the kingdom’s strict public gender segregation to watch games. The stadium in the Red Sea port city of Jeddah is scheduled to be completed in 2014 and will […]
WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2012 – The Pentagon will use $18 million to fund six military programs designed to reduce the energy demand of future expeditionary outposts, Defense Department officials said in a statement today.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Jan. 31, 2012 – An Afghan-led and coalition-supported security force captured a Taliban leader during an operation in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Afghanistan’s Helmand province today, military officials reported.
AIR FORCE Rolls-Royce Corp., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded a $112,224,520 firm-fixed-price, requirements type contract for covering sustaining services including logistics support, program management support, engineering services, spares and technical data in support of the C-130J propulsion systems which include the AE2100D3 engine and R-391 propeller system.