Zero orders for the month of September contribute to the worst Q3 for global commercial aircraft orders on record.
Comment on today’s announcement from Defence Secretary Ben Wallace that the Fleet Solid Support warships will be made by British-led teams.
Technical Metals Limited (TML) based in Newtownards, County Down, Northern Ireland, has been recognised with its first Gold performance award as part of the SC21 OE programme.
Economic data for August shows a recovery slowdown that will do nothing to reassure the many businesses facing a daily struggle for survival. This will be a long road to recovery and supply chain businesses must be given further strategic support, or important UK industrial capabilities will be put at risk.
After careful consideration due to the ongoing global impact of COVID-19, the decision has been taken to host Security & Policing 2021 as an online event. The event will take place as originally scheduled, between 9-11 March 2021.
The UK’s defence and security industries are securing exports worth billions of pounds to our economy that sustain tens of thousands of high value jobs. Today’s official figures show our security sector rapidly growing its international cyber security sales as demand rises for our world-leading capability in this important market.
Just nine aircraft orders and 52 deliveries were made in August 2020, the lowest for the month on record.
Comment on today’s press release from the Government announcing they will explore new options for a UK satellite navigation and timing capability programme.
This new package from the Chancellor will provide much needed support for employees across our industries who are facing serious challenges. The Job Support Scheme announced today will help minimise the damage and help companies retain valuable skills and experience.