In today's Defence news there is coverage of 617 Squadron - the Dambusters, and HMS Queen Elizabeth.
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Today’s defence related media coverage includes news on yesterday’s Changing of the Guard and the economic benefits of the F-35 programme.
Today's media includes a pilot who hopes to fly the first F-35 jet off of HMS Queen Elizabeth, a Navy chef on life in the military and new funding for high-tech equipment to investigate future chemical or bio-hazards.
Today's defence related news includes the announcement that RAF Squadrons will receive battle honours for the valuable role played in Iraq and Libya. RAF Battle Honours The Sun and the Press and Journal report on the awards that have been given to commemorate notable battles, …
News of the RAF's campaign against Daesh and proposed workforce reductions from BAE Systems dominate defence news this morning.
Today’s defence-related news includes coverage of yesterday’s RAF Quick Reaction Alert and the rededication of the Second World War Fusilier’s grave 74 years after his death.
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of cadet units and RAF jets being scrambled.
Today’s defence relates news includes comments from Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon and Chief of the Airstaff Sir Stephen Hillier (CAS) regarding the three-year anniversary of the first RAF airstrike against Daesh and comments on yesterday's dispute between Bombardier and Boeing.
Today’s defence related news includes reports that the Defence Secretary and his Qatari counterpart, Khalid bin Mohammed al Attiyah, signed a Statement of Intent concerning Qatar’s proposed purchase of 24 Typhoon aircraft, continued coverage on Operation Ruman in the Carbbean …
Today’s defence-related news features continued reporting on the UK’s support to the Hurricane Irma relief effort and the publication of the EU External Security Papers, which includes details on the UK’s collaboration with the European Defence Agency.