Skills

Bloomfield School with their rocket

Having a blast: #UKRoC National Finals

This week saw the national finals of the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge at BMFA Buckminster near Grantham. Schools from across the country who had succeeded…

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GE Aviation Systems: Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are crucial to the future of many of the UK’s major industries and aerospace is no different. The UK sector currently employs 3,900 apprentices…

Apprentices with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling

Apprentices: Engineering Our Future

The annual ADS Apprenticeship Reception was held in the House of Commons last week which celebrated the important role of the 12,000 apprentices in the…

Parliament

MPs debate merits of Industrial Strategy

On Wednesday 18 April the Government held a general debate on the Industrial Strategy in the House of Commons. Business Secretary Greg Clark MP opened…

#MeetADS: Sameer Savani, Technology Advisor

As Technology Advisor, Sameer is ADS’s resident ‘geek’ and has responsibility for all aspects of Engineering, Technology and Innovation across the business. Having joined in…

Are you ready to board Aerospace 4.0?

Industry 4.0 is a catch-all term for the shift in manufacturing caused by a range of capabilities that are making their way into the sector….

#INWED2017 Celebrating Women in Engineering

Today marks International Women in Engineering Day, highlighting the exciting careers in engineering and technical roles for women. It is a day of celebration, raising…

#UKROC National Finals 2017

This week, Stowe Maries Aerodrome in Essex hosted the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge national final. Organised by ADS and sponsored by Lockheed Martin, the UK’s…

Brexit

ADS Podcast: The road to Brexit

In the week that the Government triggered Article 50, published its White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill, and the European Union published its guidelines…