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by jonas
25 Jan 2022, 14:40
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dismantling UK nuclear boats
Replies: 1
Views: 56
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Dismantling UK nuclear boats

Exclusive: UK attempts to dismantle nuclear submarine in a world first The dismantling process has already started on three defuelled submarines – with about 90% of the overall metal free from radioactivity. Briohny Williams Forces Net. 24th January 2022 at 9:43am Nicknamed 'the silent service', nuc...
by jonas
03 Jan 2022, 09:20
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Future of Everything or Nothing
Replies: 1
Views: 274
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The Future of Everything or Nothing

I wonder how much of this aspirational list will come to fruition :-

https://www.gov.uk/government/publicati ... e#maritime
by jonas
30 Dec 2021, 09:40
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UK Shipbuilding
Replies: 128
Views: 3057
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Re: UK Shipbuilding

This Is Money BAE's boost for the North: Defence giant announces plans to hire 1,700 new young recruits Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail 1 day ago Defence giant BAE Systems will create around 1,700 jobs in the UK next year, mostly in the north of England. The FTSE 100 group – a key contractor f...
by jonas
28 Dec 2021, 14:35
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Dreadnought Class SSBN
Replies: 688
Views: 245131
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Re: Dreadnought Class SSBN

by jonas
27 Dec 2021, 14:32
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 4665
Views: 1277456
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Re: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]

Funding for last five ships confirmed https://ukdefencejournal.org.uk/funding-confirmed-for-next-batch-of-type-26-frigates/ It really Isn’t. UKDJ contorts virtually every parliamentary written answer into a major story, ladeling on additional information taken from wherever. Main problem is Parliam...
by jonas
17 Dec 2021, 09:14
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Dreadnought Class SSBN
Replies: 688
Views: 245131
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Re: Dreadnought Class SSBN

Report on UK future nuclear deterrent :-

https://www.gov.uk/government/publicati ... parliament
by jonas
10 Dec 2021, 10:03
Forum: UK Defence & Aerospace Industry
Topic: UK Defence & Aerospace Industry - News & Discussion
Replies: 51
Views: 1102
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Re: UK Defence & Aerospace Industry - News & Discussion

As a complete layman on the subject, this to me looks more interesting than a lot of the systems I've seen on offer :-

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/rede ... e-mobility
by jonas
10 Dec 2021, 09:55
Forum: UK Defence & Aerospace Industry
Topic: Sheffield Forgemasters
Replies: 6
Views: 221
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Re: Sheffield Forgemasters

Ron5 wrote: 07 Dec 2021, 17:49 Excellent, thanks Jonas :thumbup:
You are very welcome :wave:
by jonas
09 Dec 2021, 14:28
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Brexit - The UK's EU Referendum & Withdrawal
Replies: 4483
Views: 45604
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Re: Brexit - The UK's EU Referendum & Withdrawal

Just can't resist posting this. in regards to how UK manufacturing and investment would plummet after Brexit :-

https://twitter.com/hashtag/UKmfg?src=hashtag_click
by jonas
07 Dec 2021, 09:15
Forum: Joint Service
Topic: F-35B Lightning (RAF & RN)
Replies: 5609
Views: 1529007
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Re: F-35B Lightning (RAF & RN)

Commons written answers :- attrition rates.

https://questions-statements.parliament ... 1-25/81886
by jonas
24 Nov 2021, 09:29
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Brexit - The UK's EU Referendum & Withdrawal
Replies: 4483
Views: 45604
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Re: Brexit - The UK's EU Referendum & Withdrawal

Another case of Brexit not working :lol: Click on for full article

https://www.mtdmfg.com/news/germanys-zf ... in-the-uk/
by jonas
17 Nov 2021, 15:01
Forum: Conflicts
Topic: The war in Ukraine
Replies: 25
Views: 685
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Re: The war in Ukraine

by jonas
09 Nov 2021, 15:19
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]
Replies: 7435
Views: 1845953
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Re: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]

Ron5 wrote:Biggest take away from the story ..

.. they have "honorable" politicians :shock: :shock: :shock:
They are obviously following the example of the ' Mother of all Parliaments' :shifty:
by jonas
09 Nov 2021, 15:15
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]
Replies: 7435
Views: 1845953
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Re: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]

Not seen this before, so apologies if already posted. I wonder if it had anything to do with the Indonesiian decision. As far as Bangladesh is concerned I would think this would be perfect for them. Just saying. https://www.navalnews.com/event-news/dsei-2021/2021/09/dsei-2021-babcock-introduces-arro...