• 21 September 2008

    Bechtel Wins $6bn Atomic Power Contract

    The US Naval nuclear propulsion programme has announced that Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation (BMPC) has been awarded contracts to operate the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories. The five-year contracts...

  • 18 September 2008

    Nato Defence Ministers Meet in London Today

    Nato's defence ministers are meeting in London today to discuss how to deliver a more efficient and effective NATO security force for the 21st century. Ministers will meet to discuss...

  • 15 September 2008

    US Agrees to sell Bunker Buster Bombs to Israel

    The US has agreed to provide Israel with small-diameter 'bunker buster' bombs after an earlier request for a larger version was turned down. Israel's request for the GBU-28 bunker-busters, which...

  • 15 September 2008

    Iran Begins Air Force Defence Drills

    Iran has launched an intensive three-day programme of defensive Air Force drills across the country. The drills will involve all the air defence units of Iran's ground forces and will...

  • 14 September 2008

    British Defence Minister Trials New Quad Bikes

    Defence Minister Baroness Taylor was on hand recently to watch a batch of new quad bikes being put through their paces at the Defence School of Transport (DST). The ATV...

  • 11 September 2008

    US Predator Drones Target Pakistan

    As part of an escalating offensive against extremist targets in Pakistan, the US has deployed its highly sophisticated Predator drone aircraft to the areas along the border with Afghanistan. This...


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