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- Airframe bids. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/12/86, Vol. 124 Issue 19, p25
Three US airframe manufacturers--Boeing, Grumman, and Lockheed-California--submitted technical proposals and not-to-exceed-cost figures last week to the British Ministry of Defense. The bids are for airborne early warning aircraft. Proposals; Alternatives; Deadline; Lockheed agreements.
- Britain extends airborne early warning deadline // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/23/86, Vol. 124 Issue 25, p28
The British Defense Ministry extended the deadline for cost proposals in its airborne early warning aircraft competition until July 7, allowing Grumman to complete work on a proposal involving British Aerospace. The Ministry currently has at least 9 proposals for AEW acquisition. Proposals;...
- Defense Committee evaluation. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/15/86, Vol. 125 Issue 11, p28
The Equipment Policy Committee of the British Ministry of Defense has begun formal evaluation of proposals for a new airborne early warning aircraft for the Royal Air Force. The committee is to assess the proposals and provide a list of options and values, with a final decision made by the...
- Britain cuts contracts. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/26/1986, Vol. 124 Issue 21, p119
The British Defense Ministry has reduced the total value of cost-plus contracts to below 10% of its total procurement spending for the year. In an overall effort to streamline and improve the defense procurement process, the ministry hopes to eliminate such contracts in the future. Increased...
- MoD suppliers may be spared red tape. // Professional Engineering;01/28/98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p6
States that the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence, is considering introducing a three-tier classification of equipment. Aims of the introduction; Comments from director general of the Defence Manufacturers Association, Alan Sharman.
- MoD readies to sell off its Old War Office. // FM World;9/5/2013, Vol. 10 Issue 16, p09
The article reports on the move of the Ministry of Defence to put up for sale its Old War Office building in Whitehall in London, England as surplus to requirements and to use the proceeds to invest in defence priorities.
- MPs slate timescale of MoD's strategic review. Smulian, Mark // Public Finance;9/17/2010, p10
The article reports on the complaints of the Members of Parliament on the startling speed of the Strategic Defence and Security Review of the Ministry of Defence in United Kingdom.
- Carrier Power to the Fore. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2002, Vol. 128 Issue 4, p6
Focuses on the published Strategic Defense Review in 1997 concerning Great Britain Ministry of Defense. Emphasis of the review; Formation of a unified Harrier force; Operation of the Sea Harriers.
- New Nimrod wins its formal acceptance. // Environmental Engineering;Mar2010, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p4
The article reports on the new Nimrod MRA4 aircraft that was formally accepted by the Ministry of Defence in Great Britain in March 2010, which it declared ready to use by Royal Air Force (RAF) aircrew.