Nine months after the Brexit vote in last summer’s referendum, the Government today formally started the process of the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union by triggering Article 50.

ADS Chief Executive Paul Everitt gave his immediate reaction to Head of Media Alex Hamilton, reflecting on the priorities for the aerospace, defence, security and space sectors, the support available to members and the work that will go into achieving a successful outcome to the upcoming two years of negotiations.

You can listen to the Paul’s take on this key step in the Brexit process here: