Equipment and Tech


Embracing, developing and taking advantage of new technology and innovation to thrive in the future. Technology is moving faster than at any point in history - warfare has the potential to be impacted and the Royal Navy needs to a leading force on the latest technological advances.

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Royal Navy builds drone in first for expert squadron

The Royal Navy’s drone squadron have taken their expertise in uncrewed systems one step...

28 December 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechTechnology

Storyline: 700X NAS

Navy backs new £13m South Coast tech college

The Royal Navy is at the heart of a new £13 million tech education project which opens...

02 December 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechTechnology

Storyline: Technology


Our equipment is as diverse as the challenges we face. From deep-diving submarines to speedy RIBs, agile helicopters and adaptable amphibious vehicles, the Royal Navy is driven with some amazing kit. Every item is hand-picked to provide exceptional performance whilst delivering superb value for money.

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Royal Navy orders first crewless submarine to dominate underwater battleground

The Royal Navy today ordered its first crewless submarine to shape the future of...

01 December 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: Submarine Service

£60 million to develop uncrewed helicopter for Royal Navy

The Royal Navy is moving a step closer to operating crewless helicopters. The Ministry...

21 July 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: Fleet Air Arm