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AHQCPL12 OFFICIAL 20230911 021 009 Future Soldier

The next generation of Future Soldier displayed at DSEI23

At the Defence and Security Equipment International 23 last week, the Army showcased its radical transformation programme, Future Soldier, focusing on the themes Enduring Excellence – Disciplined and Deadly – Ready for the Fight.

Published: 22 Sep 2023

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Army showcases jet-propelled drone with laser-guided missile

A drone that fires laser-guided missiles will be the centrepiece of a major international Defence exhibition in London from 12 to 15 September.

Published: 12 Sep 2023

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New advanced rifle for Ranger Regiment

British troops will soon be more lethal on the battlefield as a new £90 million contract delivers modern, high precision rifles.

Published: 07 Sep 2023

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Boost to Army’s battlefield connectivity announced

Soldiers on the battlefield will benefit from enhanced connectivity, following the award of an £89 million contract.

Published: 22 Aug 2023

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Train as we will fight alongside our allies

Exercise Northern Forest, combined with Exercise Arrow and Exercise Lightning Strike have been Finland’s largest land force drill in the Arctic Circle in modern times. It involved 8,000 service personnel, from five partner nations - Finland, Norway, Sweden, US, and the UK.

Published: 31 Jul 2023

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Royal Signals use virtual reality system to hone battlefield skills

The Royal Corps of Signals have been using virtual reality to deliver combined arms training.

Published: 26 Jul 2023

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Refreshed Defence Command Paper sets out the future for Armed Forces

The Defence Command Paper Refresh published today (18 July), takes learnings from the war in Ukraine – and wider threats to our security – and sets out a plan to deliver a credible warfighting force that will keep us on track to act as a global heavyweight both now and in the future.

Published: 18 Jul 2023

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ARMY EXPO 2023: A story of today, tomorrow and the future

Just a stone’s throw from Buckingham Palace, behind a metal fence and in front of thousands of summer tourists, the famous Wellington Barracks has been transformed from a location more used to seeing ceremonial drill, to an open air theatre telling the story of the British Army today, tomorrow and the future.

Published: 17 Jul 2023

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Trials begin for the Army’s new heavyweight: the Boxer

The Army’s next generation all-terrain armoured vehicle will begin to be put through its paces this month in a series of special trials.

Published: 14 Jul 2023

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£20 million contract marks big steps towards Challenger 3 missile protection system

A £20 million contract has been awarded, securing the hardware for the next phase of tests on a cutting-edge new rocket and missile protection system for Britain’s Challenger 3 tanks.

Published: 13 Jul 2023