Chinook Propaganda from the MOD and Labour Spending Re-Announcement

Great news then, trumpeted all over the media as Quentin Davies and the MOD tells us it has 408 million to upgrade Chinooks with new engines and cockpits. Well it would be if it wasn’t recycled news. It’s been well known for some time that the Chinooks needed upgraded and back in 2008 we had […]

Bob Ainsworth – You cannot just go and buy a Chinook

In this article in the Telegraph ‘Slow Bob’ Ainsworth gets rather tongue-tied when questioned about Helicopters in Afghanistan.  No wonder, it is a huge embarrassment to this country and the MOD that despite knowing that helicopters are now the backbone of our Armed Forces to allow battlefield mobility and safe resupply we still have insufficient […]