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One giant step for Australia’s defence and space capabilities

South Australia led the way in capitalising on current and future Defence projects, with other states following suit on many of its initiati...
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Australia and US defence relationship unparalleled: AmCham
Since the release of the 2016 Defence White Paper, the federal government has pu...
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Maritime & Antisub

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First AWD commissioned
The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) marked a momentous occasion on Saturday, with the commissioning of ...
Sep 22 2017
SEA 5000 bidder promises 7,000 jobs
A former Defence procurement figure and current board member of one of the international tenderers ...
Sep 21 2017
Future Frigates contender ups bid with digital shipyard
Australia's first digital shipyard will see investment of $100 million as part of a SEA 5000 tender...

Strike & Air Combat

Sep 22 2017
Supply agreement secured with tech giant
An electronic systems solution provider has confirmed a new long-term supply arrangement with multin...
Sep 20 2017
Australia to open world-first Spike missile manufacturing facility
A NSW defence engineering company has partnered with an Israeli defence systems leader to deliver Au...
Sep 19 2017
Williamtown welcomes latest JSF provider
A UK firm has opened an Australian field office in preparation to support the Joint Strike Fighter p...

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5th generation capabilities – 5th generation challenges
Military supremacy in the 2020-2050 era will be dictated by a force’s ability to effectively employ fifth generation (or later) capabilities throughout the b...
Naval Shipbuilding Plan – First and next steps
Naval Shipbuilding Plan – First and next steps
The May 2017 release of the Naval Shipbuilding Plan is an essential step in this vitally important national endeavour. To fully achieve its ambitious goals, how...
Training our forces in cyber self-defence – getting brilliant at the basics
‘Cyber’, when the word is said many images come to mind, power stations out of control, Hugh Jackman in the movie swordfish, the wanna-cry style ransomware ...

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Naval Shipbuilding Plan – First and next steps
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Training our forces in cyber self-defence – getting brilliant at the basics
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Land & Amphibious

Sep 22 2017
Time running out for SMEs as roadshow rolls on
Only four more dates remain for Queensland companies to discuss potential business opportunities wit...
Sep 22 2017
LAND 400 missile systems competitors partner with Aus industry
European arms manufacturer MBDA and Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems have each teamed up w...
Sep 20 2017
Queensland company partners with missile systems expert
A Queensland aerospace company has partnered with a leading missile and missile systems provider in ...

Intel & Cyber

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One giant step for Australia’s defence and space capabilities
South Australia led the way in capitalising on current and future Defence projects, with other states following suit on many of its initiati...
Sep 22 2017
Defence giant expands space cabilities
As Adelaide gears up for the International Astronautical Congress and sets up its new space centre SASIC, defence behemoth Northrop Grumman...
Sep 21 2017
SA launches new space centre
South Australia is fast becoming the nation's leading defence and space state, with the launch of a new office in a bid to position the stat...

Key Enablers

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Australia and US defence relationship unparalleled: AmCham
Since the release of the 2016 Defence White Paper, the federal government has put the hard word on international primes hoping to win Austra...
Sep 22 2017
Defence industry achievements recognised
Over 500 guests gathered to celebrate the 21st birthday of the Defence Teaming Centre and congratulate the winners of the eighth annual de...
Sep 22 2017
Nobel Laureate: Asia, the world’s most dangerous region
Potential conflict in Asia is of greater threat to global stability than other troubled hotspots, says a former military leader and recipien...

careers

Sep 20 2017
OPV hopefuls expand Australian workforces
As a decision on the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) contract nears, Australia’s teaming partners of ...
Canada sets sights on Australian workers
Apr 12 2017
Canada sets sights on Australian workers
One of North America’s largest shipbuilding companies is headhunting Australian workers to join ...
Australian subcontractors sought after by Northrop Grumman
Apr 11 2017
Northrop Grumman targets Australian subcontractors
Global aerospace and defence technology company Northrop Grumman is seeking to identify potential Au...

Sea and Air lift

SME gears up for more export contracts
A precision gear manufacturer in Victoria has been awarded a contract to supply bevel gears to an ...
Australia requests upgrade to multi-role helicopters
The Australian government has applied for a 10-year upgrade program for 24 MH-60R Seahawk ‘Romeo...
MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
Senate estimates this week have discussed the recent briefings Australia has had over various issue...

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First AWD commissioned
The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) marked a momentous occasion on Saturday, with the commissioning of its first Air Warfare Destroyer in the ...
One giant step for Australia’s defence and space capabilities
South Australia led the way in capitalising on current and future Defence projects, with other states following suit on many of its initiati...
Australia and US defence relationship unparalleled: AmCham
Since the release of the 2016 Defence White Paper, the federal government has put the hard word on international primes hoping to win Austra...
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