UK Defence (250) – RAF F-35 Lightning Force Gathers Momentum

Following confirmation in SDSR 2015 of an intention to accelerate growth of the UK’s fifth generation F-35B Joint Strike Fighter ‘Lightning’ Force and also that the Government will now acquire 138 of the aircraft through the production programme lifetime the pace of infrastructure development and other work required in order to allow the UK to […]

Global Military Spending Back On Upward Track

Ahead of a morning to be spent in MOD Main Building I thought it may be useful for those that have not seen the latest figures on global defence spending and trends to put the essential points out here. The following is for information purposes and, having myself been away when these were published, I […]