On its return to the Paris Airshow, survival systems specialist Aero Sekur has increased its international presence with a series of new contracts announced for the company's floatation, with the opening of a new MRO joint venture, a new company in Brazil and the appointment of a new chief operating officer.
Eurofighter PR and Communications has today launched the Eurofighter Typhoon Amateur Photography Competition 2013.
At this week's European Armoured Fighting Vehicle (AFV) Symposium at the Defence Academy of the UK in Shrivenham (15-16 May), Dr Sandy Wilson, director, General Dynamics UK, will give the opening keynote speech, highlighting the
Three Royal Navy warships are in London to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic.
Thirty senior Ministry of Defence (MoD) figures recently attended a Land Forces Event, hosted by Roke and Chemring EOD.
Two of the nation's best-known foodies have taken on their biggest taste test to date after being appointed as the official taste buds of Heathrow.
The 2013 UKCeB Excellence Awards were announced at Defence Information 2013 (DI'13) - held recently at the Defence Academy, Shrivenham - with the accolade of UKCeB Excellence Award Winner 2013 accolade going to a Babcock-led team.
Organisers of the Paris Air Show today revealed that Britain will have the fourth largest number of exhibitors as they also unveiled a mobile application that visitors will be able to use to navigate around the Le Bourget
A number of top speakers, including a government minister, the former British Ambassador to Afghanistan, and a former security minister, have all been lined up to speak at the Security in Complex Environments Group (SCEG) Annual Conference next
The British Aviation Group (BAG), the leading representative body for UK companies involved in the airport and aviation development sector, is coordinating the UK Pavilion at the Airport Show Dubai from May 6-8.
ADS has announced that its prestigious Annual Security Reception will take place at the House of Lords in the Palace of Westminster on Thursday 25 July.
More than 60 leading apprentices working in the aerospace sector gathered on Tuesday (16 April) for a reception at the House of Commons jointly hosted by aerospace trade organisation ADS Group and Emma Reynolds MP, chair of
UKTI and ADS are to present insights into the results of the UKTI/ADS Global Aerospace Export Outlook Report at this year's UK Trade & Investment International Aerospace Xchange, being held at the Hilton
Serena Software today announced it will be presenting a session on 'Evangelism for Information' at the Defence Information 2013 conference being held at the Defence Academy of the UK in Shrivenham
Next Tuesday (16 April), SMEs looking to develop international partnerships, or research organisation involved in FP7/CIP projects, can get an introduction to Intellectual Property (IP) Rights and guidance on the free services available to
Submissions for the 2013 UKCeB Excellence Awards have now been reviewed and six finalists have been nominated and will be at Defence Information 2013, held at the Defence Academy, Shrivenham 17 - 18 April.
Organisers of Global Intelligent Systems (GIS) - the new two-day conference taking place 16-17 July 2013 in central London - have gained the support of Altran, a global leader in high-tech engineering consulting and the integration of intelligent systems, who
In support of Comic Relief, BAE Systems' employees and a Typhoon, are sporting red noses.
At this year's Big Bang: UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair - which opened today at the ExCeL London Exhibition and Convention Centre - General Dynamics UK helped inspire students of all ages about the wealth of future career
Zaun Limited - the Wolverhampton headquartered manufacturer of perimeter protection systems - was last night crowned winner of the prestigious Security Innovation Awards 2013, held at the Security
James Brokenshire MP, Security Minister at the Home Office, is to give a master class on cyber security at next week's Security & Policing 2013 event - organised by ADS and UKTI DSO - being held at FIVE Farnborough, 12-13 March.
EUROCONTROL and Frequentis have jointly coordinated a SESAR workshop on applying Safety Reference Material.
Three of the Royal Navy's ships have been flying the flag for Britain at the Gulf's biggest defence exhibition.
Robin Southwell, president of aerospace, defence, security and space trade organisation, ADS Group, yesterday addressed the South West's aerospace community at the West of England Aerospace Forum's (WEAF's) annual conference.
Chemring Group's subsidiaries Non-Intrusive Inspection Technology Inc. (NIITEK) and Chemring Australia have been recognised for their work in helping deliver Australia's Protected Route
BAE Systems Australia's ground-breaking technology that enables Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to land themselves has been awarded the inaugural National Defence Industry Innovation Award at the Australian International
Bombardier Aerospace is at the 2013 Avalon airshow in Melbourne, Australia, showcasing the attributes of its Global 6000 business jet.
Airshow organisers Farnborough International Ltd (FIL) will be attending Avalon 2013 - the biennial Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition, being held 26 February to 3 March at Avalon Airport, near
Avon Protection has received status confirmation as preferred bidder by the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) for the replacement of their current S10 and SF10 respirators.
The organising team from the Bahrain Civil Aviation Authority (BCAA) and Farnborough International Ltd (FIL) are at IDEX 2013 to showcase the Security and Surveillance Pavilion that has been
BAE Systems received a contract valued at nearly $23 million to provide F-16 support equipment, test systems and spares to the Government of Oman.
Streit Group will be exhibiting 15 of its armoured vehicles at IDEX 2013, of which no fewer than seven will be brand new models reflecting investment Streit has made in its international R&D and production capabilities.
Manufacturer of tactical military bridging systems WFEL is attending this year's IDEX in Abu Dhabi alongside its parent Krauss-Maffei Wegmann GmbH (KMW) for the first time.
British companies looking to bolster business opportunities in India will be travelling to Bangalore this week for the ninth edition of Aero India.
Faun Trackway, which manufacturers portable roadways and runways, is showcasing its suite of portable ground mobility solutions at this year's IDEX in Abu Dhabi, 17–21 February.
Eurofighter aircraft belonging to the Austrian Armed Forces are being used to secure the airspace during the World Economic Forum 2013 in Davos.
The continuous global growth in civil aerospace markets – so important to the UK industry – seems “impossibly perfect”, says an eminent US aviation forecaster.
Search and Rescue (SAR) representatives from 28 organisations across 14 nations - including the RAF, Arctic Command and HM Coastguard - will be joining forces on the speaker panel at Search and Rescue
Following the Queen's Award for Enterprise in Innovation to AmSafe Bridport Ltd earlier this year, Her Majesty The Queen hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace for Queen's Award winners on 13 November, attended by AmSafe's Mike
Addressing delegates at the the ADS Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) awards event in Titanic Belfast, Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster urged local aerospace companies to build on their reputation for excellence in the sector.
Six of the best apprentice steelworkers in the UK are going head to head over the next few days competing for one place in the Metalwork section of the World Skills competition at Leipzig, Germany, next July – and three of the six are from BAE Systems'
ADS and Farnborough Airshow organisers, Farnborough International Limited (FIL), have today announced a new event to be launched as a joint venture in July 2013 - Global Intelligent Systems (GIS) - which will take place 16-17 July 2013 at the FIVE venue in
BMT Defence Services Ltd - a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, the leading international maritime design, engineering and risk management consultancy - recently celebrated first place at this year's Industry Powerboat Challenge
On Monday 12th November 2012 ADS President, Robin Southwell and ADS CEO Rees Ward presented a cheque for £22,000 to SSAFA Forces Help as a direct result of the ADS Airshow Charity Dinner - an enduring
International Armoured Vehicles - the largest show dedicated solely to the armoured vehicles community - will be returning to Farnborough FIVE from 5-8 February 2013, with a new Dynamic Vehicle Experience
QinetiQ is sponsoring the Malvern Festival of Innovation to be held on the 8 and 9 November at the Malvern Theatres which will showcase the best of British innovation in both technology and business practice.
British Airways will be shutting down its engines and asking customers and colleagues to observe two-minute's silence for Remembrance Day, this Sunday 11 November at 11am.
A team of 35 Lockheed Martin UK employees from sites in Hampshire, Bedfordshire, and Gloucestershire completed a 48 hours, 140 mile charity ride last week raising £3,631.69 for Macmillan Cancer Support along the way.
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) Commercial Officers from Brazil, China, India, Mexico and Russia will be on hand at the Advanced Engineering UK 2012 group of events on Wednesday 7 November at NEC Birmingham, to provide
A number of British companies - including some involved in providing defence and security solutions - were today showcasing products and services relevant to disaster response and the delivery of humanitarian aid and
RAF Coningsby has announced that Flight Lieutenant Jamie Norris will be the Royal Air Force (RAF) Typhoon Display pilot for the 2013 airshow season.
Staff at QinetiQ HQ in Farnborough saw two local schools go head to head in a hosted robotics competition.
The Prestwick Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary this year and to mark this special occasion, it is presenting an impressive exhibition of the aviation-related businesses and
Two teenage champions were given a rousing send-off at Glasgow Airport today as they flew out to deliver the city's bid for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.
This summer Babcock worked behind the scenes at the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, by seamlessly moving thousands of British Army troops, deployed to provide security at the Games, to and from event sites.
The SMi Group is gearing up for its annual Unmanned Aerial Systems Conference taking place later this month (24 – 25 October 2012).
Harriett Baldwin, MP for West Worcestershire, was on hand on Friday at QinetiQ's Malvern site to welcome this year's graduate intake.
CTC Aviation Group Limited was among Britain's top 200 private companies recognised at the 3rd annual Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 awards, held at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in central London last week.
G4S's excellence in corporate sponsorship was recognised at the Corporate Engagement Awards, with the G4S 4teen programme winning a Gold award in the Best On-going Corporate Sponsorship Programme and a Silver award in the Best
The organisers of Aero Engineering 2012 - which is the only dedicated event for the UK aerospace engineering supply chain, being held 7-8 November - have announced they are close to the event being sold out.
The Advisory Council for Aviation Research and Innovation in Europe (ACARE) - on behalf of its aviation stakeholders throughout Europe - today launched a new Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) to guide the future direction of public
Airbus and its subsidiary Airbus Military, the Airbus Corporate Foundation and various partners, showed how the A400M could support humanitarian air transport in the future at this year's ILA air show in Berlin.
The second annual Eurofighter Amateur Photography Competition has been won by Lincolnshire photographer Gaz West, following a record number of international entries in 2012.
Airbus and the world's largest A320 customer AirAsia announced at the ILA Berlin Air Show that the airline will become the first operator of the A320 with 'Sharklets' when they take delivery of the first A320 equipped
British Airways yesterday led a fly-past with the Red Arrows over London to thank Team GB, ParalympicsGB and the home crowd for making the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games a huge success.
Eurofighter Typhoon continues its summer of air shows in September as it attends a number of international exhibitions across Europe.
British Airways is expecting tomorrow (Wednesday 22 August) to be the busiest day for international athletes arriving into Heathrow Airport for the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
Jet2.com - winner of this year's Best Short Haul Airline in the Globe Travel Awards - is helping winners of the British Indoor Ski Championships celebrate with ski flights for the coming winter season.
BAE Systems' employees have been sticking close to their roots to raise over £1,500 for St. Margaret's Hospice in Yeovil, Somerset.
Their courage kept shipping lanes open in total war - and 70 years later they have a lasting tribute.
Last month Faun Trackway showcased its new PSA Flat Top Helicopter Landing Mat (HLM) at the 2012 Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) where it got a great reception.
Airbus will be showcasing its ACJ318 business jet at latin America's biggest business aviation event, LABACE, which is taking place in Sao Paulo from tomorrow (15-17 August).
Cotswold Airport in Kemble will welcome the Red Arrows back to their former home on August Bank Holiday weekend, Sunday 26th to Monday 27th, when the world famous Royal Air Force aerobatic display team will continue their patriotic season at the
At the end of last month AirBorn - provider of interconnect solutions - cut the ribbon on the new International HQ and manufacturing facility it has established in Tonbridge, Kent.
The ADS Advance team show their highlights from the 2012 Farnborough Airshow. Interviews with Sir Richard Branson and other industry leaders ... and lots and lots of aeroplane action
French school Lycee Louis Bleriot, sponsored by Safran, has been crowned the winner of the 2012 International Aerospace Rocketry competition. The US came second
At the end of a busy trade week, orders and commitments announced at this year's Farnborough International Airshow have been confirmed at $72 billion covering a total of 758 aircraft.
Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP, the secretary of state for Wales, today visited the innovation zone during Futures Day at Farnborough International Airshow, where she met students and exhibitors.
The Farnborough International Airshow today hosted 7,500 students, aged 11 – 21, from 200 schools and universities from all parts of the UK to a day of fun, learning and engagement with
After a week of bustling trade activity, organisers of the Farnborough International Airshow are now getting the event ready for the public show where crowds of up to 130,000 over the two days can be expected.
ADS today hosted a lunch at the Farnborough Airshow for the minister for aviation and department of transport, Theresa Villiers.
The final two groups of SC21 awards were presented today by Andy Page, global supply chain exec at Rolls-Royce.
A reception was held today to brief Indian member companies and potential Indian member companies on ADS' India offering.
ADS members were again able to voice the challenges they face as SMEs to senior government ministers during an ADS-hosted walkabout of the UK pavilion at Farnborough International Airshow (FIA).
Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, the first commander of the joint forces command (JFC), gave a talk on X-Domain integration in the ADS Air Power Zone this morning, marking the first time that JFC has really spoken in
ADS director security Bob Rose today showed guests, including Robert Coleman, director of the centre for applied science and technology, around the new aviation security zone at FIA 2012.
Operational cyber and information systems were the focus of discussions that took place today in the ADS Air Power Zone.
Intertek, a FTSE 100 company providing quality and safety solutions to a range of Aerospace clients worldwide, is launching a new service at FIA aimed at reducing maintenance costs, increasing reliability and maximising
Foreign Secretary William Hague took time out of his schedule today to visit the Farnborough Airshow and show his support for ADS industries.
Refuse a security search and you will not fly. That was the clear message from Transport Secretary Justine Greening today as she addressed the ADS security conference at the Farnborough Air Show.
Lord Sassoon, commercial secretary to the treasury, today visited the Farnborough International Airshow, where he met ADS members during a walkabout of the halls.
ADS has presented the first session of SC21 industry awards to fifteen companies at the Farnborough International Airshow.
ADS has today announced the results of its annual survey of the state of the UK aerospace industry at the Farnborough International Airshow.
ADS, in collaboration with the MoD (Unmanned Systems Capability Development Centre - Boscombe Down)today launched a new event - Global Intelligent Systems during the ADS Defence Conference at the Farnborough
TAG Farnborough Airport officially opened its new three-bay hangar last night with the help of Olympic gold medallist Sally Gunnell.
SELEX Galileo has welcomed the delivery of the first AgustaWestland AW159 Lynx Wildcat helicopter to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) in a ceremony that took place today at the Farnborough Airshow
ADS and its North American equivalent NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) celebrated their union at the Farnborough Airshow today.