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Andrew Drwiega


A Blessing and a Curse

As I write this column before the start of the biennial DSEI exhibition and conferences (10-13 September) at London’s ExCel Centre, the sheer volume...

Poland looks to shed robes of the past

Poland is on the defence acquisition trail to replace its old Soviet-era equipment, even if the new budget and strategy looks optimistic. Poland has undoubtably...

HMS Prince of Wales arrives at Homeport Portsmouth

The UK's second Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, sailed into her homeport of Portsmouth for the first time on Saturday...

Russia and China – Roaming the globe together?

When any nation opens fire on aircraft from one of the superpower nations there is always cause for international concern. On Tuesday 23 July,...

Deliveries Begin of BAE Systems CV-90 Mjölner Mortar System to Swedish Army

“The Swedish Army will begin receiving the first of its CVC-90 Mjölner 120mm mounted mortar vehicles at the end of this week,” said Master...

HMS Queen Elizabeth Deploys to US Coast for More F-35B Trails

On Friday 30, August, the biggest warship in the United Kingdom's Royal Navy (RN), HMS Queen Elizabeth, sailed from Portsmouth to conduct her second...

FlyEye and Warmate Gaining Traction With Potential Customers

“People don’t realise the extend of WB and we are educating users about the capabilities of FlyEye and Warmate,” Jim Curtin, president and CEO,...

Staying ahead of the game

Andrew Drwiega - How do Israeli companies within the nation’s defence sector retain their momentum in terms of developing battlefield ready equipment? Andrew Drwiega...

UAE Armed Forces take UAS, Rotorcraft and Naval Synthetic Training to New Levels of...

Andrew Drwiega, IDEX, UAE - The United Arab Emirates is proving to be a leader in the Gulf region in terms of synthetic training...
Close Air Support Conference

Hazards of delivering Close Air Support over a complex battlefield

Andrew Drwiega, Reading, UK - Several of the main speakers on the opening day of the Close Air Support Conference being held in Reading,...

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