Focus

Focus

Read the latest articles from Leonardo in the UK, covering a breadth of subjects from corporate social responsibility and STEM to cyber security and manufacturing excellence.

Leonardo on-board as the Saab Gripen-E takes to the skies

Leonardo on-board as the Saab Gripen-E takes to the skies

On a bright summer's morning in Linköping, Sweden, the Saab Gripen E successfully completed its first flight with avionics systems on-board designed and built in the UK by Leonardo.
Inspiring the next generation of engineers

Inspiring the next generation of engineers

Kim Norris, a Systems Engineer at Leonardo, has been named as one of the ‘Top 50 Women in Engineering under 35' in the inaugural list compiled by the Daily Telegraph and Women's Engineering Society. Here Kim explains what led to her pursue a career as an engineer, and how she is aiming to inspire female and male engineers of the future.
Accelerating Innovation: A perspective from a global technology and systems integrator

Accelerating Innovation: A perspective from a global technology and systems integrator

Leonardo SVP Security and Information Systems UK, Paul MacGregor, gives his thoughts on the key factors required to successfully spur innovative solutions in the cyber defence marketplace.
Change the World – Become an Engineer!

Change the World – Become an Engineer!

Kris Harrison looks at the broad range of exciting opportunities and benefits that a career in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) can offer.
Helicopters for naval missions

Helicopters for naval missions

In the last 30 years, along with the development of the global economy, the sea has been a major strategic channel for the transport of raw materials and the exploitation of energy resources.
Leonardo 17/02/2017
BriteCloud Manufacturing

BriteCloud Manufacturing

The BriteCloud Expendable Active Decoy (EAD) was launched to potential customers and the world's media in late 2013 with defence company Saab being the first to offer the off-board decoy as an electronic warfare enhancement option on all Gripen fast-jet variants.
Leonardo 04/03/2016
Technology award for Glasgow Commonwealth Games security

Technology award for Glasgow Commonwealth Games security

Leonardo (formerly Finmeccanica) has been named as providing the ‘most significant security technology contribution at a recent major event' by membership body Major Events International.
Glasgow 26/10/2015
Prime Minister David Cameron MP with the CEO of Augusta Westland and the NATO Secretary General. The NATO summit is being held at Celtic Manor in Cardiff.

AW101 helicopter flies Prime Minister David Cameron during NATO Summit in Wales

The AW101 helicopter will transport the Prime Minister David Cameron and the UK delegation during the two day NATO Summit, which will be attended by more than 60 world-leaders.
Newport, Wales 05/09/2014
First Italian Air Force AW101 makes its maiden flight

First Italian Air Force AW101 makes its maiden flight

The first AW101 for the Italian Air Force, designated the HH-101A "CAESAR", made its maiden flight at Leonardo's Yeovil facility in the UK.
Yeovil, United Kingdom 19/03/2014
BriteCloud – The world's first expendable DRFM jammer for fast-jet aircraft

BriteCloud – The world's first expendable DRFM jammer for fast-jet aircraft

On 06 November 2013, Leonardo (as Selex ES) launched the BriteCloud Digital RF Memory (DRFM) jammer for fast jet aircraft.
Leonardo 06/11/2013

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