This is a particularly interesting story because of the wide range of experience from WWII to the Cold War, to senior rank, to the Cabinet Office. Very Highly Recommended.
A small British force, standing against 4,000 Zulus, made a great movie. The real-action was just as stirring, and now here is a battlefield guide. Very Highly Recommended.
A small British force was sent some 8,000 miles to liberate a British Territory from a bunch of bandits. The result startled the world but the actions were in the finest traditions of British Arms. Very Highly Recommended.
With WWI centenaries coming thick and fast, there has been a deluge of books published to time with the events. Inevitably the terrible battles on the Western Front have dominated but here is a most welcome book on the Dover Patrol, a much under-covered part of WWI. The author has produced a very creditable review of this vital service, a must-read book that deserves to be highly commended.
New process cuts more than four months out of the manufacturing lead time for a component onboard the U.S. Air Force’s AEHF-6 satellite
SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — When the U.S. Air Force’s sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-6) satellite launches into space, a 3-D printed part will be along for the ride. A Remote Interface Unit, an aluminum electronic enclosure designed to hold avionic circuits, will be the first 3-D printed part certified for use on a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) military satellite.
STRATFORD, Conn., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today announced the CH-53K King Stallion program successfully passed its Defense Acquisition Board (DAB) review and achieved a Milestone C decision that enables low rate initial production funding.
CHICAGO, April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —
- Boeing HorizonX to uncover and accelerate emerging technologies, business models
- Effort will pursue venture capital investments, expansion into new business areas, disruptive market solutions
The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced investments in two early-stage technology companies through the ventures arm of a new group called Boeing HorizonX, an innovation cell focused on accelerating potentially transformative aerospace technologies, manufacturing innovations and emerging business models.
Transferring full control of the Primary Reserve recruitment process to the Canadian Army will enable quicker and more efficient enrollment. Successful candidates will be able to join a unit of their choice and begin training in the span of a few weeks. Here, Private Martin Camungol of the Royal Regina Rifles, a Canadian Army Reserve unit, mans a C9 light machine gun during Exercise BISON WARRIOR at Canadian Forces Ammunition Depot Dundurn, Saskatchewan, August 13-21, 2016.
Photo: Corporal Jean Archambault, 38 Canadian Brigade Group Public Affairs
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April 3, 2017 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces
Applicants for the Canadian Army Reserve will soon be able to enroll in just weeks rather than months, the Army announced today.