Massive Cost Cutting To Hit UK Helicopter Force

AS A result of the massive overspend on the Astute submarine and Nimrod MRA.4 programmes, and with the costs of the war in Iraq, the Treasury has reportedly demanded major savings in the Defence Budget. This is placing the Ministry of Defence’s Equipment Plan (EP) in serious difficulties. In response, MoD teams, colloquially known as ‘work strands’, put forward a series of cost-cutting measures, which were intended to reduce the deficit.

AFM understands that work strand 13, led by Air Commodore Kevin Leeson, was tasked with reducing helicopter support costs and with taking CI billion out of the future rotorcraft

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Hans-Georg Wieck warns against euphoria

By him, "This step is to be welcomed, but not regarded as a willingness to cooperate with Minsk EU. Release of political prisoners — this is just one of the 12 EU requirements for Belarusian authorities . " Vic: "Belarusian management have so far not heeded to many other EU requirements. For instance, the requirement to respect the right of people to choose their own favorites democratic method. Requirements or to finish pressure-independent media, non-governmental organizations, activities and small business so on. Exemption — this is just one step. The EU should look closely at the preparations for the parliamentary

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English language — the latest victim of the space race («Fox News», USA)

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In addition to training spacewalks, breaking skills training with robotic technology and piloting a spaceship, NASA now requires that all future astronauts learn to speak and read in Russian.

The rule is very clear and simple: if you fail the exam on the knowledge of a foreign language, you can not go into space.

A number of NASA astronauts were taught Russian still with the same time as the United States and the Soviet Union began to work at the station "Mir" in the 1980s, told FoxNews.com Duane Ross (Duane Ross), the training manager for

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German energy launched the production of wind turbines in Ukraine

One of the world leaders in the field of wind energy concern Fuhrlander AG (Germany) has launched the production of modern wind turbines of unit capacity of 2.5 megawatts of capacity on the basis of "Kramatorsky Heavy Machine Tool Plant" (Kramatorsk, Donetsk region.), Chairman of the board of the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association Andrew Konechenkov.

"We as an association are involved in the preparation for the inauguration of the enterprise in Kramatorsk, which will take place on July 13. Guests will see the first modern wind tower, made in Ukraine. The plant will also be assembling" pods. "Gradually, the

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German energy launched the production of wind turbines in Ukraine

One of the world leaders in the field of wind energy concern Fuhrlander AG (Germany) has launched the production of modern wind turbines of unit capacity of 2.5 megawatts of capacity on the basis of "Kramatorsky Heavy Machine Tool Plant" (Kramatorsk, Donetsk region.), Chairman of the board of the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association Andrew Konechenkov.

"We as an association are involved in the preparation for the inauguration of the enterprise in Kramatorsk, which will take place on July 13. Guests will see the first modern wind tower, made in Ukraine. The plant will also be assembling" pods. "Gradually, the

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Requirements for security TC

What are the requirements now imposed on the mall security? The main thing — it must be all-encompassing. In this regard, physical protection though is the main but not the only component of the system. As practice shows, a more efficient scheme contains the following elements: the service of their safety TC (machine controllers), physical security (private company), which makes the tasks assigned in accordance with the criteria of the current contract with the company, engineering controls, video surveillance, a police unit serving the hypermarket. Protection shopping centers involves the formation of teams, "peace officers" inside duty shifts. These

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