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Talisman on Operations

In our earlier posts on the subject, we have lamented the timeliness of the Counter IED programme called Talisman and asked if it is too

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Canadian Armour in Afghanistan

Some interesting footage of the Leopard main battle tank and Kodiak armoured engineer vehicle in Afghanistan. The UK has deployed the Trojan combat engineering heavy

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CVR(T) – The Sequel

Jane’s are reporting that the MoD are in negotiation with BAe to re-manufacture CVR(T) hulls. When I looked at the history of the CVR(T) I described

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Makes a change from a Vallon

As part of Operation MOSHTARAK the Royal Engineers have deployed an explosive clearance system called Python, towed behind the Challenger derived Trojan Armoured Vehicle Royal

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Non Explosive Fertliser

A number of media reports have recently focussed on the use of foreign aid organisation supplied fertiliser as the base ingredient for improvised explosives. Commonly,

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A Tale of Two Chinooks

Whether the Government likes it or not, helicopters are on the agenda and regularly on the front page.  In this instance, we take a delve

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