Opinion

European defence is a vital topic, and we always welcome keen and practical debate about ways forward. The opinion pieces below are not the opinions of EDA. Rather, they are reports and articles produced by others, which EDA feel make a valuable contribution to the contemporary defence debate.

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Sharing European skies

Brussels - 03 August, 2015
The implementation of the Single European Sky is a topic of utmost importance for all airspace users in Europe. Coordination between the military and civil communities is a critical enabler in that process, as we explain i...
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C-IEDs: A Lingering Threat

Brussels - 01 December, 2014
Published in Global Defence Technology, issue 46, December 2014 Improvised explosive devices have been the single largest killer of coalition soldiers in the war in Afghanistan. This has put them at the forefront of public...
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Defence: The European Council Matters

Brussels - 20 December, 2013
Defence matters. This is the opening sentence (probably the shortest ever) of the conclusions of the December 2013 European Council. And that matters too. It had become quite necessary for the Heads of State and Govern...
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