The UK’s nuclear submarine programme plays a vital part in ensuring the UK’s national security and the £2.5bn investment in new submarines announced today is welcome news.
ADS comments on the Commons Public Accounts Committee's report on the Defence Equipment Plan 2017-2027.
The UK’s aerospace, defence, security and space industries are now worth £74bn a year to the UK and achieved £41bn in exports in 2017.
More than 100 apprentices were welcomed to the ADS reception at the House of Commons on Tuesday to celebrate their work in the aerospace, defence, security and space sectors.
The first quarter of 2018 put the aerospace industry on track to set another annual record for deliveries, driven by a record 232 deliveries for single-aisle aircraft in January to March.
Aerospace supply chain companies came together to discuss future technology, skills and industrial strategy with the Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP) at an event in association with Airbus and held at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
The UK’s defence sector is looking to grow participation in the important Indian defence market, as ADS steps up its engagement with India.
This is a worrying time for GKN, its employees, pensioners, suppliers and customers. Now that shareholders have voted in favour of accepting their bid, Melrose should talk to these important stakeholders and reflect on issues and concerns that have been raised during recent weeks.
Manufacturers saw the numbers of aircraft on order books stay close to record highs again in February, with the backlog now standing at 14,242 – just 70 below the record high set in December 2017.
The new Cyber Security Export Strategy announced today can help the sector continue to grow, make a greater contribution to national prosperity, and protect the UK and our allies from threats in cyberspace.