Helicopter-maker AgustaWestland has been awarded two Ministry of Defence contracts worth £760 million which will secure more than 1,000 jobs in the UK.
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Wednesday 02 October 2013
Court rejects prosecutor’s demand that airline should also be 'fined' €300m
Sunday 29 September 2013
Really I could review this in two words: great novel. But let me flesh that out a little. It’s the story of Alan Clay, a middle-aged, divorced, heavily-indebted businessman with a daughter he can’t afford to put through college, a liking for alcohol, and a horrible growth on the back of his neck, who goes to Saudi Arabia to make a presentation to King Abdullah in the hope of selling him hologram technology.
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Retrofitted fighter will be used for 'weapons testing and other aerial training'
Monday 23 September 2013
Smartphone maker BlackBerry was today facing major embarrassment as it emerged the company bought a corporate private jet in July, even as it was running up a quarterly loss of almost $1 billion (£628 million).
Friday 13 September 2013
Just a year ago, Dialight lit up many of the events at the Olympic Games. But 12 months later, the LED light specialist plummeted to the dark depths of the bottom of the mid-tier table yesterday as it revealed a series of contract delays.
Syria civil war: RAF jets scrambled to investigate Syrian planes that had crossed into international airspace
Sunday 08 September 2013
Two Turkish F-16s are also believed to have been launched
Thursday 05 September 2013
An ongoing investigation into a North Sea helicopter crash which killed four oil workers has found the engines were still working when it hit the water and there is no evidence so far of technical failure.
Saturday 31 August 2013
Researchers say a fair price for a flight is £32 plus 7p per mile
Shetland helicopter crash: Investigators search seas for black box recorder from aircraft that ditched killing four oil workers, as operators ground Super Puma helicopters
Tuesday 27 August 2013
Helicopter Safety Steering Group urged precautionary flight ban until there is 'sufficient factual information' to resume
Saturday 24 August 2013
The man who pays his way
Tuesday 20 August 2013
The announcement was made by the deputy commander of Iran's paramilitary youth group
Thursday 15 August 2013
I'm expecting to have a great time at Edinburgh. I've never been to Scotland, let alone Edinburgh, so it's a massive privilege to finally get to perform there. My prime directive for these shows will be to make them FUN, since the festival will be well underway once I get there. So I'll have to blast the cobwebs off anyone who's tired, or jaded, or "festivaled out" and let them know right away that I am going to sweat buckets for them so they can relax and know they're safe in my hands, as it were.
Thursday 15 August 2013
Mark Sutton was a good friend of everyone and a superb skydiver. The British skydiving community is close-knit and everyone knows each other.
Tuesday 13 August 2013
New prototype shows a 'quantum leap' forward in performance
Friday 09 August 2013
A sophisticated biography of the pontiff which captures his many complexities
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
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