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- Warhorse of the future. Reidy, Heath // Professional Engineering;7/25/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 14, p37
The article reports that the Ministry of Defense (MOD) is looking for an all-in-one military transport in Great Britain. The agency wanted a military transport that is tough, quick, easily transportable and able to communicate with armies around the world. The agency has 15 billion pounds Future...
- FRES Programme Advances. // Military Technology;2007, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p90
The article reports that the Ministry of Defense selected vehicles for competitive trials for the utility variant of the Future Rapid Effect System (FRES) in Great Britain. The FRES would provide a network-enabled and highly deployable medium-weight armored vehicle to the British Army. The...
- MoD drops 'too heavy' armoured vehicle plan. // Professional Engineering;7/23/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 13, p13
Reports on the Ministry of Defense (MoD) in Great Britain's withdrawal of its Multi Role Armoured Vehicle (MRAV) program. MoD partnership with Germany and the Netherlands on the MRAV program; Development of prototypes named Boxer; Reasons for the phase out of the program.
- MoD invests Â£46m in Foxhound protected patrol vehicles. // Engineer (Online Edition);11/23/2012, p2
The article reports on a 46-million-British pound investment to be made by the British Ministry of Defence in acquiring 51 Foxhound patrol vehicles for soldiers serving on the front line in Afghanistan.
- Helicopter blast for MoD. // Supply Management;11/27/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p10
Reports on the money wasted by the Ministry of Defense in buying Apache Helicopters for the army according to the House of Commons public accounts committee.
- Delays could see Europe's military transport programme grounded. // Professional Engineering;10/30/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p10
Reports on the implications of the delays on the pan-European Airbus A400M military transport program in Great Britain. Debate over the suitability of the powerplants on offer; Ministry of Defense's plan to seek alternative aircraft from the U.S.
- Snatch substitute snaps under pressure. Zolfagharifard, Ellie // Engineer (00137758);4/19/2010, Vol. 295 Issue 7793, p10
The article reports that the controversial Snatch Land Rover for Great Britain's Ministry of Defence (MoD) will be replaced by SPV400 from Supacat ltd.
- Former PFI schemes retendered. // PFI Report;Feb2002, Issue 60, p5
Focuses on the invitations to tender issued by Great Britain's Ministry of Defense to contractors for the acquisition of combat support vehicles of the armed forces.
- Lockheed Martin Produces Additional Desert Hawk III UAVs For U.K. // Defense Daily;8/25/2010, Vol. 247 Issue 39, p7
The article reports that Lockheed Martin has delivered some of the Desert Hawk III unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAV) to the Great Britain Ministry of Defence under a 5.1 million contract. Another recent contract calls for Lockheed to deliver an undisclosed number the air vehicles by fall 2010. It...