DSEI 2019
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At DSEI we are showcasing our advanced defence technology
across land, sea, air and cyber at stand S4-200
Throughout the week we will be running a series of media briefings. Click here to view more information on our briefings and presenters.
Our latest news and supporting materials can be accessed using the links below. This page will be updated throughout the show so please check back frequently.   
If you have a media inquiry drop by the media centre or call our 24 hour media hotline on
+44 (0) 7801717739.

Tempest and Typhoon on runway


UK and Italian industry to partner on Tempest

We have signed a Statement of Intent with leading UK defence companies and key Italian industry players, announcing our intent to partner on the Tempest. Read more here.
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Delivering unmanned aircraft

We have reached an agreement to acquire British SME, Prismatic Ltd, as we work to develop the UAV technology. The move forms part of our strategy to develop breakthrough technologies. Find out more here. 
The CV90 Mjölner becomes the 16th variant in the family of combat proven CV90 vehicles.

CV90 Mjölner: Delivering the Hammer of Thor

Meet “the Hammer of Thor,” – the CV90 Mjölner Mortar System is the latest addition to the CV90 family. Find out about the latest developments for CV90, the advantages this newest variant of the CV90 will bring users, and how the Mjölner programme continues to prove successful, meeting multiple milestones in a demanding schedule.
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New mixing technology achieves more power

Our engineers have achieved a 20 percent increase in munition explosive power by mixing current bonded explosives using Resonant Acoustic Mixing technology. This has potential benefits for a range of products in advanced warheads as well as general artillery. 
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£112m support small boats support contract

We have won contracts totalling £112m to maintain hundreds of high-speed rigid inflatable boats and other small boats across the UK. The Boats in Service Support contract was announced by the Ministry of Defence at DSEI.
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Land Materials

Click here to find out about the range of products on our stand.
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ARCHER Mobile Howitzer - powerful precision, versatile mobility

Making its international debut at this year’s show, the ARCHER Mobile Howitzer is the ultimate in shoot-and-scoot artillery systems. A highly modular concept the powerful and flexible artillery system is designed to meet the demands of international markets by allowing each country to use the local platform of its choice. Find out about the most advanced flexible wheeled 155mm, 52-calibre system in operation today.
Eurofighter Typhoon

Unleashing Typhoon's full potential

Typhoon is most advanced multi-role combat aircraft on the market; it's delivering today and is designed to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Having delivered enhanced weapons capability as part of Project Centurion, we are now looking at the next step in Typhoon's capability evolution. Find out how Typhoon is being future-proofed well in to the 2060s making it the perfect interoperable partner for Future Combat Air System.
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Augmented Reality Glasses

Click here to find out how our augmented reality glasses are intended to be one of the highest performing and brightest systems on the market. The latest iteration of the technology is available to demo on our stand.
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Future Cockpit

We are developing cockpit technologies for the future flighter-jet pilot, which is available to experience in a cockpit demonstrator at our stand. Virtual and augmented reality and gesture control are some of the novel controls being trialed to meet the demands of a future complex battlespace. 
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Integrating Autonomy into naval capability

Our Pacific 24 Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) extends human capability by navigating the seas autonomously. See it carry out high speed exercises during the exhibition.  
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BvS10: The Future of Extreme Mobility Vehicles

The adaptable, tough, all-terrain BvS10 operates in the most challenging environments from mountains and rocks to snow and swamps. At this year’s DSEI, we will demonstrate our latest Generic Vehicle Architecture Mission System – easily tailored to meet users’ current operational needs, while ultimately increasing the vehicle’s future potential by preparing it for smooth, additional capability upgrades.
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Light attack aircraft capabilities

Today's militaries are turning to light-attack aircraft to conduct a variety of missions at a lower cost than traditional close air support platforms. While these aircraft differ in capability, they must conduct similar missions and face similar threats. Find out more information about our range of situational awareness technology, survivability equipment, and precision munitions for light-attack platforms to make them efficient military assets. 
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Introducing Shared Infrastructure across the fleet

Shared Infrastructure (SI) is an Open Architecture System currently being fitted to Royal Navy warships, incuding Offshore Patrol Vessels and the Queen Elizabeth Class carriers, with Type 26 to come, providing a host environment and common services to enable agile, affordable and safe development of the Combat Systems. Find out more here.