Articles containing the keyword British Aerospace


Tony Blair: BAe's errand boy?

Tony Blair: BAe's errand boy?

The support given by the UK authorities to peddlers of weapons far surpasses the assistance given to any other business, writes George Monbiot. See also The SA connection; Gainful Employment & That Tender Touch in this ...

Blood and bribery

Blood and bribery

Taken from Eye on the Diamonds by Terry Crawford-Browne with additional material from Noseweek's archives. ...

Dear Reader:Saab - why the sudden candour?

Dear Reader:Saab - why the sudden candour?

In May, Swedish defence supplier, Saab was still steadfastly denying that bribes had been paid to secure its contract to supply 28 JAS Gripen fighters to the South African Air Force. Then suddenly they admitted ...

Who got the arms deal gold?

Who got the arms deal gold?

International auditing firm KPMG is in possession of a potentially explosive top secret list said to include the names of government ministers who allegedly stood to profit from a gold “offset” project linked to the ...

MIRAGES FOR SALE!

The SA Air Force never wanted the 28 new Gripen fighters that are to be bought from Sweden and Britain as part of the R50 billion-and-growing arms package. The Gripens are too expensive to fly ...

WHAT TREVOR IS SO KEEN TO HIDE

The Minister of Finance is determined to conceal from the courts, and the public, the loan agreement he entered into to finance the country's expensive and corrupt arms purchases. We analyse the agreement and discover ...