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Land Rover Fitted For Energy concept rethinks battlefield power

As the British Army advances and its electronic capability improves, soldiers are looking to novel power solutions to feed the ever-increasing energy appetite. The Land Rover FFE system comprises an ultra-high-performance alternator or ‘e-machine’ that fits into the accessory belt of an engine, and harnesses the energy when the vehicle is running but stationary.

Published: 18 Apr 2024

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British Army’s most lethal tank prototype rolls off production line

British Army soldiers are a step closer to getting their hands on one of Europe’s most lethal tanks, as the latest Challenger 3 prototype has finished production in Telford.

Published: 18 Apr 2024

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Half a century of service: The Scots Guards very personal thank you to HRH The Duke of Kent

The Scots Guards' special thank you and farewell, as His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent retires as their Colonel after a remarkable 50 years' service.

Published: 14 Apr 2024

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Army runners take on Sahara Desert marathon challenge

Four Army personnel and Robert Rinder (TV personality and barrister) are taking on the gruelling Marathon des Sables for The Army Benevolent fund (ABF).

Published: 13 Apr 2024

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Four decades of women at Sandhurst

18 members of the inaugural WRAC Course 4 who reunited at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst’s Old College yesterday, to view Commissioning Course 232’s Commandant’s Parade and meet current female Officer Cadets.

Published: 12 Apr 2024

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Fraternité on parade for officer cadets

There was a distinct Gallic tone to a passing out parade for Officer Cadets at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst today.

Published: 12 Apr 2024

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McLaren Racing and the MOD join forces to innovate

What does McLaren’s Formula 1 racing team and the Ministry of Defence have in common? It’s not a trick question, but rather the beginning of a promising strategic partnership between the two British organisations.

Published: 09 Apr 2024

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Changing of the Guards: UK and France celebrate Entente Cordiale

The UK and France have today celebrated 120 years of close cooperation with special ceremonies in both nations’ capital cities.

Published: 08 Apr 2024

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French officer cadet embeds in high-readiness UK regiment

As we approach the 120th anniversary of the signing of the Entente Cordiale, French Army Second Lieutenant (2Lt) in training Victor Blouin has just finished a month-long visit to 13 Air Assault Support Regiment Royal Logistic Corps (13 AASR), at Merville Barracks, Colchester.

Published: 05 Apr 2024

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Joining the Army changed my life

When Lance Sergeant Lucy Heddington chose a career in the British Army, it was because she wanted to feel a sense of achievement. The Royal Electrical Mechanical Engineers (REME) mechanic, serving with the Household Cavalry Regiment (HCR) in Bulford, Wiltshire wanted to gain a trade and be able to travel.

Published: 05 Apr 2024