The Weekly Defence Podcast

Focusing on the defence industry, trends in military technology and the procurement programmes that get the kit into the hands of the warfighter.As well as a weekly news round-up of current events, Shephard Media’s team of international journalists and analysts take deep dives into defence issues, focusing on niche sectors of the market and look at where the trends are heading.If you work in the defence sector, have an interest in the development of defence technologies, or even if you are an end user of military equipment, then the Weekly Defence Podcast is aimed at you.


episode 37: DSEI 2021 news and views

This week, we bring you The Weekly Defence Podcast from the floor of DSEI 2021 in London, to delve into topics such as the future of the UK exports market and combat engineering vehicles.

Newsround [00:00]

The Shephard news team unpicks some of the major stories from this week from across the air, land and sea domains.
Show highlights include CAE exhibiting its own Counterpart  Single Synthetic Environment (SSE), Airbus ambitions for the New Medium Helicopter competition, a focus on UGV platforms, and the new AUKUS security pact between the UK, the US and Australia.

Interview- Director of UK Defence & Security exports [35:13]
Air Editor Tim Martin speaks at DSEI with Mark Goldsack, Director of UK Defence & Security Exports. They discuss the posture of the UK exports market in a post-Brexit and post-COVID age.

Industry Voice- FNSS [55:16]
Creative Director Tony Skinner is on the line with Douglas Jackson, Assistant General Manager at FNSS, to discuss the work the Turkish company is doing on combat engineering vehicles.

This episode was produced by Noemi Distefano with audio edits, music and sound mixing by Fred Prest. 


 2021-09-17  1h4m