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Innovation And Technology For The 21st Century

Scott Safety discusses the importance of doctrine, innovation and technology for current and future maritime operations.

By Brian Clesham MBE - 16 January 2017
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The Fallout From Brexit

Immediately following the UK vote to leave the EU, the pound declined in value, which is likely to impact the cost of already announced defence acquisition programmes and support costs for in-service equipment.

By Stuart Young, Peter Antill and Richard Fisher - 03 January 2017
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Playing The Trump Card In US Defence Policy

President-elect Trump made a lot of comments—some controversial—on defence matters during his election campaign

By Nick Watts - 03 January 2017
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Preparing To Deal With The CBRN Threat

Concern is growing internationally about chemical weapons being used by ISIL and other terrorist organisations to launch attacks in the West.

By Anita Hawser - 14 November 2016
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Using Simulation To Fight Ebola in Sierra Leone

Simulation played a vital role in helping the British Army’s 22 Field Hospital prepare for caring for health workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus.

By Anita Hawser - 15 September 2016
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Biology As A Weapon

Experts are concerned about terrorists using biological weapons to launch attacks. But perhaps the biggest threat is the risk posed by state actors and the accidental release of pathogens by military labs.

By Anita Hawser - 15 September 2016
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Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear News

Trump to Announce Major Arms Deal with Saudi Arabia

Arms deal could be worth up to $350bn over 10 years – one of the largest in history.

Mythili Sampathkumar Independent - New York - 22 May 2017
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MoD's Defence Equipment Plan Comes Up Short

The UK Ministry of Defence needs to find more savings to fund its future Equipment Plan.

- 30 January 2017
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FLIR Systems Acquires Prox Dynamics

FLIR Systems Acquires Prox Dynamics for $134 million in cash.

FLIR Systems - 30 November 2016
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Airborne Laser-Based Sensor Can Detect IEDs and Hazmat From Standoff Distance

SpectroDrone uses lasers and high-res cameras to detect explosives, IEDs and hazmat.

- 15 November 2016
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