Posts tagged as defence firms

War: is still very good for business

By Simon Rowe on Thursday, August 23, 2018

The Irish defence industry is making billions from selling key parts for everything from Apache helicopters, to unmanned military drones and miniature technology for cyber warfare. Irish-based companies are making a killing in the multi-billion euro global arms and defence market. Export orders linked to military, armaments and defence industries are now worth a staggering €2.3bn a year, and firms with links to the global arms sector employ hundreds here.…