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A Ground Based ARTISAN

The BAE/ROKE ARTISAN (Advanced Radar Target Indication Situational Awareness and Navigation) Radar is now in service with the Royal Navy, designated the Type 997. It

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OP SHADER RAF Tornado GR.4

Slim Pickings in Iraq

Below is an extract from a recent MoD update on RAF operations over Iraq; 25 January: a Reaper was once again on patrol over northern

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Typhoon and Paveway IV

From the MoD this morning, news about Paveway IV and Typhoon READ MORE ABOUT UK COMPLEX WEAPONS https://www.thinkdefence.co.uk/uk-complex-weapons/

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Spearfish Torpedo SINKEX

Spearfish Torpedo Upgrade

In service with the Royal Navy since 1994, the heavyweight BAE Spearfish torpedo is being upgraded. Naval Technology describes Spearfish as; The Spearfish advanced heavy

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RAF Tornado GR4's at RAF Akrotiri Cyprus being armed with the Paveway IV Laser Guided Bomb.

OP SHADER Pictures and Video

A collection of images and videos from Operation SHADER, the UK operation against ISIS, in Iraq. RAF Tornado aircraft armed with Paveway IV precision guided

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