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EDITOR’S BUNKER BRIEFING: 1 APRIL 2024 (No.86)

Fara is Dead, Long Live….? Where do crewed military helicopters fit into today’s order of battle? Has their operational vulnerability substantially increase now that current...
The Saudi Hawks

Editor’s Bunker Briefing: World Defense Show After-action Report 21 February 2023 (No.85)

Dear Readers, In February I visited the 2nd World Defense Show (4-8 February, 2024), in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. I visited the first one in 2022...
The EDGE Group stand at IDEX

Gulf Defence Industry Shows Its Maturity

The IDEX defence expo in the United Arab Emirates and the World Defence Show in Saudi Arabia are prime examples of how Gulf defence...
Sea Tiger

Maiden Flight of the NH-90 Sea Tiger

Armada International was invited to witness the maiden flight of the NH Industries NH90 Sea Tiger at Airbus Donauwörth in southern Germany on Thursday...

Hughes Looks to the Future with LEO and 5G

Editor-in-chief Andrew Drwiega was in discussion with Rick Lober, vice president and general manager, Defense & Government Systems Division, Hughes Defense regarding his company’s...
Advanced Protection Systems (APS)

APS Provides Jamming or Kinetic Stopping Power Against Drones

Advanced Protection Systems (APS) will be showing its counter-unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) SKYctrl at MSPO over the coming days. “Radar technology is what we know...

Gurkha Warrior: the Untold Story of Jungle Survival during the Malaya Emergency

A new war film following the untold story of Gurkha soldiers cut off from their platoon behind enemy lines is set to have its...

AMST STAGES 3-DAY HUMAN FACTORS SYMPOSIUM

The Human Factors Symposium, organised by Austrian company AMST, will run from Tuesday 27 June to Thursday 29 June inclusive. It is bringing together...
UN General Assembly voting on condemnation of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

EDITOR’S BUNKER BRIEFING (27 February 2023, No.84)

UKRAINE: ONE YEAR AND COUNTING… Dear Readers, On the eve of the first anniversary of Russia’s illegal and brutal invasion of Ukraine, a UN General Assembly...
Air Defence

US Sends Another $400 Million Defence Aid to Ukraine; Total $19.7 Billion Since Russian...

On 23 November the United States authorised a further $400 million drawdown in security assistance for Ukraine’s defence against Russia. In is the 26th...

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