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European Defence Fund: over €1 billion for  54 ambitious defence industrial projects

European Defence Fund: over €1 billion for 54 ambitious defence industrial projects

The selected projects will support technological excellence across a wide range of defence capabilities in critical areas, including cyber defence, ground, air and naval combat.

Eurodrone programme achieves Preliminary Design Review milestone

Eurodrone programme achieves Preliminary Design Review milestone

The MALE RPAS Programme, also known as Eurodrone, has reached a significant milestone by successfully completing the Preliminary Design Review (PDR).

OCCAR contracts MBDA to launch HYDIS² concept phase

OCCAR contracts MBDA to launch HYDIS² concept phase

MBDA coordinates the HYDIS² consortium, bringing together 19 partners and more than 20 subcontractors in 14 European countries.

European Investment Bank steps up support for security and defence industry

European Investment Bank steps up support for security and defence industry

Boosting EIB Group support to safeguard Europe’s peace and security is one of the top strategic priorities, outlined by President Calviño to EU Finance Ministers in February.

EU-Ukraine Defence Industries Forum bolsters cooperation between Ukrainian and European defence industries

EU-Ukraine Defence Industries Forum bolsters cooperation between Ukrainian and European defence industries

On May 6, the EU-Ukraine Defence industries Forum took place in Brussels.

HYDEF programme: first Amendment to the Grant Agreement signed

HYDEF programme: first Amendment to the Grant Agreement signed

The HYDEF Consortium, comprising 14 companies from seven European nations, is poised to drive innovation in air defence technologies.

Interview with Svitlana Zalizetska, a journalist from occupied Melitopol

Interview with Svitlana Zalizetska, a journalist from occupied Melitopol

Svitlana Zalizetska, a Ukrainian journalist from Melitopol, Zaporizhzhia region, has been writing about life in her city under Russian occupation for over two years.