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Future Littoral Strike Ship (FLSS)

Speaking at the RUSI this morning,  the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP and Secretary of State for Defence described a new approach to 'Transforming UK Defence to Meet the Global Threats of Tomorrow' in which the subject of a new type of ship was covered, the Future Littoral Strike Ship (FLSS)

New Long Read – UK Hospital Ship

A UK Hospital Ship has been a recurring theme in the media and over the years, accompanied by much online discussion, but it has never really gained much traction in Government. Comments from the Secretary of State for International Development…

New Content – Easibridge Lightweight Tactical Bridging

EasiBridge offers the world’s first truly man-portable, long-span rescue/assault bridging system. Exploiting the inherent flexibility of the EasiBridge systems, a further eight engineer/infantry “Super-Kit” capabilities can be used. Key benefits include; Portability; weighing just 4kg/m the EasiBridge sections can be…

Boxer and the British Army – Third Time Lucky

The ARTEC Boxer 8×8 armoured vehicle will meet the British Army’s Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV) requirement that will equip the new Strike Brigades. Boxer and the British Army go back much further than widely known. There are three broad stages…