March 4, 2024

Security & Resilience – insight into current and future skills

Security & Resilience – insight into current and future skills

It’s National Careers Week and with Security & Policing 2024 only a week away, we have invited Ruby Buxton, Innovation and Skills […]

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February 26, 2024

The UK’s Defence Drone Strategy: A Game Changer for National Security?

The UK’s Defence Drone Strategy: A Game Changer for National Security?

The UK Ministry of Defence recently published a new strategy that establishes an ambition for the UK to be “world-leading” in uncrewed […]

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February 8, 2024

Charting a course on regulating AI

Charting a course on regulating AI

Back in June last year, ADS made a submission to the Government setting out our sectors’ views on the hot topic of […]

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STEM Returners SME Returnship Programme
February 8, 2024

Aerospace and Automotive STEM Returners Project: Enginuity funds new partnership to improve industry diversity with career returners

Aerospace and Automotive STEM Returners Project: Enginuity funds new partnership to improve industry diversity with career returners

Landmark partnership will support career returners with placements in underrepresented sectors Previous programme has a 96% success rate in converting returnerships to […]

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January 31, 2024

The UK stands at a crossroads: ADS CEO addresses Annual Dinner

The UK stands at a crossroads: ADS CEO addresses Annual Dinner

Good evening, and thank you for joining us. I would particularly like to welcome our ADS members, Lords, Ladies, Ministers of the […]

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January 18, 2024

The US Department of Defense Publishes its first National Defense Industrial Strategy

The US Department of Defense Publishes its first National Defense Industrial Strategy

The US Department of Defense has published its inaugural National Defense Industrial Strategy (NDIS), calling for “generational change” to fortify the US […]

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December 21, 2023

Future leaders show their commitment to continuous professional development at the NPF Annual Conference

Future leaders show their commitment to continuous professional development at the NPF Annual Conference

At this year’s Annual Conference the New Professionals Forum (NPF) focussed on continuous professional development. This was a fitting choice after the […]

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December 19, 2023

Access to financial services in the UK: A guide for defence and security

Access to financial services in the UK: A guide for defence and security

The current geo-political environment, including ongoing conflicts, has thrown a spotlight on the necessity and value of maintaining a resilient and thriving […]

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December 18, 2023

Navigating the Skies of UK Reach: Sunset dates and action plan

Navigating the Skies of UK Reach: Sunset dates and action plan

As the regulatory landscape continues to evolve, it is crucial for businesses in the sector to stay informed and adapt to ensure […]

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December 15, 2023

Navigating the Skies of UK REACH: An Introduction

Navigating the Skies of UK REACH: An Introduction

In the dynamic landscape of UK REACH, adaptability is key. As the regulatory landscape continues to evolve, it is crucial for businesses […]

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December 13, 2023

Defence Talks: Securing UK Advantage

Defence Talks: Securing UK Advantage

Welcome to ‘Defence Talks: Securing UK Advantage’ a new podcast presented by the Council on Geostrategy in partnership with trade association ADS […]

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December 8, 2023

Orders and deliveries ahead of 2022 as back-log reaches a record-breaking high

Orders and deliveries ahead of 2022 as back-log reaches a record-breaking high

Year to date orders and deliveries significantly ahead of 2022 Backlog of aircraft orders hits all-time high for third consecutive month £975 […]

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Reaction to announcement on 1 December from the the AUKUS Defense Ministers' Meeting 2023
December 8, 2023

ADS Statement on AUKUS Advanced Capabilities Industry Forum

ADS Statement on AUKUS Advanced Capabilities Industry Forum

Reaction to the announcement at the AUKUS Defense Ministers’ Meeting on 1 December 2023 On 1 December 2023, at the Defense Innovation […]

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December 7, 2023

Aviation Year in Review

Aviation Year in Review

Looking back on 2023 – one step closer In September 2022, the global aviation community committed to reaching net zero by 2050. […]

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