Capewell Europe details UK Large Boat Aerial Delivery pitch
Capewell Europe has positioned itself to meet the UK MoD’s A400M large boat aerial delivery requirement, offering the UK MoD a universal solution that could open doors to a swathe of capabilities.
The ministry is looking for a new Large Boat Aerial Delivery (LBAD) solution for its Airbus A400M aircraft as the RAF's fleet of Lockheed Martin C-130Js has been sunsetted in favour of the newer aircraft.
In June 2023, Capewell Europe was invited to present its solution at High-Speed Boat Operations Forum (HSBO) in Gothenburg, Sweden. With attendance from over 35 countries, Capewell’s Universal Maritime Craft Aerial Delivery System
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