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Global Combat Air Programme: an update from the international partners

14 Sep 2023
DSEI Connect Studio
Supplier Engagement
  • Military and government priorities and how GCAP helps to meet national security priorities.
  • Unique industrial collaboration and how partners are overcoming challenges and exploiting opportunities through the programme.
  • Programme timeframe, timescales and future milestones
Sylvia Pfeifer, Industry Correspondent - Financial Times
Richard Berthon, Director Future Combat Air - UK MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
Mr Herman Claesen, Managing Director – Future Combat Air Systems - BAE Systems
Mr Takamasa Iba, Director, Aircraft Division - Acquisition, Technology & Logistics Agency, Japan Ministry of Defence
Brigadier General Luca De Martinis, 4th Department Director, Armament Programmes Coordination, Secretariat General of Defence/ National Armaments Directorate - Italian Ministry of Defence
Guglielmo Maviglia, Global Combat Air Programme Officer - Leonardo S.p.A.
Mr Hitoshi Shiraishi, General Manager, Integrated Defense & Space Systems - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

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uk defence and security exports