What is the UK Defence Standardisation (DSTAN)?

UK Defence Standardisation (DSTAN) is responsible for the UK Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) standardisation policies, standards, procedures and guidance on standardisation issues both nationally and internationally. DStan is part of the Director Technical organisation within Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S). What is DSTAN Responsible For? DSTAN provides performance specifications that support the delivery of military capability. Maintenance… Read More


What is the Fast Air Support Team (FAST)?

The Fast Air Support Team (FAST), part of the Combat Air Operating Centre, delivers Project team activities in support of: Typhoon aircraft. Tornado aircraft. Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) aircraft. Crew Escape Systems Team. Currently some of FAST’s main responsibilities include providing on-going support to Tornado in Afghanistan and continuing to bring Typhoon into service,… Read More