Connecting our past to your present. Harnessing the best talents to protect, improve and advance your vital interests.Some key dates and achievements over the last 100 years which have helped shape our future.
Our work on the 1850km TANAP pipeline will be the world's largest fibre distributed sensing project, providing a single monitoring system that integrates leak detection and third party interference prevention.
TANAP pipeline spans across three countries
Today we have built on our unmanned aerial capabilities with the addition of QinetiQ Target Systems to our global offering.
QinetiQ Target Systems have customers in over 40 countries
In 2017 our Australian business won the Strategic Support Partnership Contract for the Australian Government's procurement of maritime patrol aircraft.
In 2015 the At Sea Demonstration took place at the MOD Hebrides range. There were a number of world firsts including the first rocket launch into space from UK soil.
Enabled the first intercept of a ballistic missile in the UK
We are working with the US's Transportation Security Administration to develop SPO-NX, a stand-off detection system that locates potential threats concealed under clothing.
Scanning range of up to 15 metres
Every few seconds a Boeing aircraft takes off and lands that has been tested in our low-speed wind tunnel.
Every three seconds a Boeing aircraft takes off or lands
Today, we are one of the world's leading suppliers of military robots. Our latest security and first responder robot is capable of lifting over 50kg (110lbs).
Recently our experiments investigating how astronaut's bodies adapt to microgravity have been delivered to the International Space Station.
Our new material, TitanWeave, absorbs energy to make aircraft structures three times more resistant to impacts from birds or miniature drone strikes.
Today, the Flight Physiological Centre we operate in Sweden has a free-flight-capable active gondola used for high-G training and flight simulation.
The Dynamic Flight Simulator in Sweden has 30ft arm length
In 2016 we won a contract to update aircraft and introduce a new syllabus to meet future military and commercial test aircrew training needs.
ETPS students have become astronauts, including Major Tim Peake
In 2016, we delivered a world first, Unmanned Warrior, in partnership with the Royal Navy. It was the largest demonstration of unmanned systems alongside a major multinational naval exercise.