Defence giant BAE Systems has warned of a Covid-19 hit to first-half profits, but said trading will be “much stronger” over the final six months as it gets back up to full capacity.
Families have waved off the crew of Royal Navy minehunter HMS Chiddingfold as it set sail for a three-year deployment to the Middle East.
Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has returned to base to pick up supplies having successfully completed its basic sea training.
RAF Typhoons based in the north-east have left for Lithuania to take part in an air policing mission.
Artificial intelligence research projects developing technologies to help warship crews cope with “information overload” will receive £1 million in funding, the Ministry of Defence has announced.
Celebrities have joined members of the Armed Forces at a red carpet awards ceremony recognising the contributions of the military.
New technology that allows military commanders to communicate through a mobile phone app has been hailed a “game changer” by a senior British Army officer.
The American government’s defence department is offering funding to companies that can create a new generation of autonomous bat-like drones powered by lasers.