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28 Mar, 2014, 16:18 GMT UAV Payloads: The First & Only

 The first and only UAV Payloads conference is set to commence on the 24th-25th June 2014 in London. Being the only dedicated forum that facilitates ...


17 Feb, 2014, 17:39 GMT Military Flight Training 2014 Partners with Northrop Grumman

Defence IQ has announced that Northrop Grumman will be a leading industry contributor to the Military Flight Training 2014 conference, taking place...


13 Feb, 2014, 06:00 GMT Royal Marines, Ghanaian Navy and Marine Accident Investigation Branch to Discuss Fast Patrol & Interception

Small, high-speed vessels have long been at the forefront of interdiction missions, and they continue to get faster and tougher. However, this added...


07 Jan, 2014, 06:00 GMT The World's Leading End-to-End Military Supply Chain Event

How do you withdraw £37.5bn of military equipment? This is the challenge being faced by UK military personnel, as they work overtime in and around...


03 Dec, 2013, 16:38 GMT Defence IQ Releases Armoured Vehicles Market Report 2014+

Ahead of the International Armoured Vehicles conference and exhibition taking place on February 03 - 06, 2014, online news and analysis portal...


21 Nov, 2013, 18:53 GMT Software Defined Radio not Dead, According to Leading Experts

Software Defined Radio programmes are alive and well, according to a leading panel of experts who were questioned on the state of the sector ahead of ...


23 Oct, 2013, 13:59 BST Directed Energy Systems Moving from Principle to Reality

The last few years have seen significant and exciting developments within directed energy, with a number of functioning systems, such as...


14 Oct, 2013, 15:40 BST Join Leading Military and Industry Decision Makers at Future Mortar Systems Next Week

Next week, leading global military and industry decision makers will convene at Future Mortar Systems to discuss the sector's hottest topics,...


04 Sep, 2013, 17:49 BST CORRECTION - Defence IQ: Turkish Ministry of National Defence Ready to Showcase Vehicle Market

SSM (Savunma Sanayii Müsteşarlığı), the Turkish Undersecretariat for Defence Industries, is holding an officially supported forum in Istanbul this...


25 Jul, 2013, 09:46 BST UK Royal Marines Call for Rifle Improvements

 Ahead of September's 7th Annual Infantry Weapons conference in London, the UK Royal Marines have expressed dissatisfaction with the standard issue...


17 Jul, 2013, 07:30 BST Global Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Market is Set to Reach $8.35 Billion by 2018

The Royal Navy just spent $45 million on the ScanEagle UAV, which is part of a market set to be worth $8.35 billion by 2018, according to a recent...


11 Jul, 2013, 09:43 BST New Age of Military Airlift Brings Friendly Forces to Brussels Forum

With the first delivery of the Boeing C-17 to India and the first delivery of the Lockheed Martin C-130J to Israel both occurring in recent weeks,...


11 Jun, 2013, 07:00 BST Defence IQ Announce Their Updated Counter IED Market Report 2013

Defence IQ announce their updated Counter IED Market Report 2013 is now available to download from their Resource Centre:...


11 Apr, 2013, 09:56 BST Personnel Recovery Forces Seek Joint Solutions to Shared Challenges

With the largest Search and Rescue (SAR) Exercise in the world under way in the United States, international personnel recovery forces are paying...


04 Apr, 2013, 17:32 BST Defence Industry Seeking IT Solutions to Match Big Data Needs

Modern defence systems are required to gather, disseminate and store more information than ever before. The challenge of meeting the technology...


20 Mar, 2013, 12:05 GMT Nordic Air Forces to Address Urgent Airpower Capability at Copenhagen Summit

As Sweden debates whether it should follow Norway in raising its defence budget and Denmark reopens bidding to procure 30 new fighter aircraft,...


08 Mar, 2013, 15:39 GMT UK Royal Navy Demands Improvement to Mine Countermeasures Cooperation

The underdevelopment of technologies dedicated to countering the threat of naval mine warfare in favour of other defence capabilities in recent years ...


08 Mar, 2013, 07:00 GMT Melting Ice Brings Arctic Military Stakeholders to Copenhagen to Discuss Immediate Action

Stakeholders from Denmark, Norway, the United States, Canada, Finland, Iceland and the European Union are set to meet in Copenhagen this May for...


07 Mar, 2013, 18:01 GMT Defence IQ and Strategic Defence Intelligence Launch New Industry Report Store

Defence IQ has this week forged a new partnership with Strategic Defence Intelligence in a bid to make access to defence industry reports as easy as...


26 Feb, 2013, 09:15 GMT Military Personnel From the Polish Armed Forces, French Army, German Air Force Command and the Turkish Air Force Will Meet at Airborne ISR This Week to Explore the Future of ISR Capability Development

Senior military officials are set to attend Defence IQ's Airborne ISR Conference in London this week to explore the future of ISR capability...


22 Feb, 2013, 11:54 GMT Meet Global Armed Forces Logistical Heads and Industry Leaders at Defence Logistics 2013

Next week senior logistical heads from global Armed Forces and industry thought leaders will meet in London to discuss the current requirements and...


21 Feb, 2013, 10:00 GMT BAE Systems, Nexter, Lockheed Martin, Elbit Systems & Saab Join Industry Leaders Strategy Debate at Future Artillery

Military and Defence industry leaders from 20 nations are set to meet at Defence IQ's Future Artillery conference in March to provide perspective on...


14 Feb, 2013, 16:13 GMT Join Bumar Elektronika, Kongsberg, Rheinmetall, Saab and the Polish MoD at Integrated Air & Missile Defence

 Supported by the Polish MoD, Integrated Air & Missile Defence 2013 will provide a platform for Bumar Elektronika, Kongsberg, Rheinmetall and Saab...


05 Feb, 2013, 15:41 GMT L-3 Link Simulation & Training, Lockheed Martin, Boeing Military Aircraft and Alenia Aermacchi Join G-6 Industry Leaders Panel Discussion at Military Flight Training

Military and Defence industry leaders are set to meet at Defence IQ's Military Flight Training conference in March to provide a 360 degree...


24 Jan, 2013, 15:15 GMT Directed Energy Systems Sector Update Uncovers Major Advances within the Field

In recent years advancements in Directed Energy Systems have been slow and hardly moved out of the laboratories, however, 2012 saw a series of...