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Defence in the Media: Saturday 28 July

Today’s defence related news includes coverage of a potential deal over post Brexit use of the Galileo satellite navigation system.

UK Galileo deal after Brexit

The Guardian (17) reports that the Armed Forces and British police could be guaranteed uninterrupted access to the Galileo satellite navigation system. The coverage reports that the EU is considering an offer on the satellite project that would put the UK on better terms than other third-party countries over use of the encrypted service.

The Daily Express also look at the impact on UK business if UK participation to the satellite system is restricted.

One of the UK's first F-35B Lightning II aircraft takes off from Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. Crown copyright.

 

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