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JORN a catalyst for Australian innovation, training and capability

JORN has long served as a key force multiplier for the ADF, providing unprecedented over-the-horizon surveillance capabilities to monitor c...
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Tech merger between Harris and L3 to see new power in global defence market
Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies have agreed to combine in an all stock me...
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Australian Defence Apparel lands deal for 14,000 ballistic vests
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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

Oct 16 2018
Safran signs new partnership with Aussie companies to enhance transfer of sub tech
Safran has announced the expansion of its partnerships with two Australian companies, Advanced Navig...
Oct 11 2018
Defence Innovation Hub showcases maritime counter-IED tech
The Defence Innovation Hub and Queensland-based EPE showcased the performance and functionality of ...
Oct 11 2018
BAE leads team for LHD sustainment and support bid
BAE Systems Australia has announced that it has submitted its bid to the Australian government to p...

Strike & Air Combat

Oct 15 2018
Boeing completes construction of 100th P-8 Poseidon
Boeing has completed production of the 100th P-8 Poseidon multi-purpose, maritime patrol aircraft at...
Steen Bisgaard, GaardTech
Oct 4 2018
PODCAST: How GaardTech will revolutionise the way that battles are won, Steen Bisgaard, GaardTech
In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, host Phil Tarrant is joined by founding director of ...
Oct 4 2018
UK Wedgetail procurement to benefit Australian industry
The UK has confirmed that it was in discussion with Boeing and the Royal Australian Air Force about ...

 

 

blogs

CDIC business advisers, the heroes of Australian defence SMEs
For years now I have been working, in various capacities, with the CDIC business advisers (previously the DIIC business advisers) and I have long thought that t...
Using risk to transform industry leadership
ASC, Australia’s sovereign submarine and shipbuilding company, has transformed how it manages its business by developing a proactive risk and opportunity stra...

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The best frigate of whatever design: BMT
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Bottom line: the best frigate is the one you have. The best frigate will ultimately be the one we select and build because they will become ... read more
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Land & Amphibious

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Aussie engineering in export deal with Malaysian Armed Forces
Volvo Group Australia has dispatched a shipment of specialised military vehicles to Malaysia, launc...
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Raytheon partners with Rheinmetall US on Bradley IFV replacement
Raytheon and Rheinmetall Defence have joined forces to present the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle (I...
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Target: On Point with Steen Bisgaard of GaardTech and SME growth
Brisbane-based SME Gaardtech has identified a gap in the market, providing high-quality silhouette,...

Intel & Cyber

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Funding boost for South Australian AI business
South Australian technology business Fivecast is set to receive a share of the Commonwealth’s $3.5 million Accelerating Commercialisation ...
Oct 10 2018
Defence partners with Sydney Uni to enhance cyber innovation
The Defence Chief Information Officer Group and the University of Sydney have collaborated to support the development of key cyber security ...
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New satellite boosts capability for space observation of Australia
India has successfully launched the new NovaSAR-1 satellite, with Australia’s CSIRO to start using its advanced Earth observation capabili...

Key Enablers

06:00
JORN a catalyst for Australian innovation, training and capability
JORN has long served as a key force multiplier for the ADF, providing unprecedented over-the-horizon surveillance capabilities to monitor c...
05:50
Australian Defence Apparel lands deal for 14,000 ballistic vests
Melbourne-based Australian Defence Apparel (ADA) will provide 14,000 new ballistic vests for the Victorian Police Force as part of a $36 mil...
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The final countdown to Invictus: On Point with Andrew Wilkinson
There is less than a week to go before the kick off of the 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney, which provide an opportunity for wounded, injure...

careers

Sue McGready, Department of Defence
Aug 30 2018
PODCAST: Recruiting the Australian defence force of tomorrow, Sue McGready, Department of Defence
The Australian Defence Force offers more than 200 rewarding career paths spanning from aviation to h...
Oct 23 2017
Prime puts out the call for more engineers
Defence work in South Australia is on the rise with one of Australia's largest defence primes lookin...
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OPV hopefuls expand Australian workforces
As a decision on the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) contract nears, Australia’s teaming partners of ...

Sea and Air lift

PODCAST: Why space is the future of innovation, business and the human race, Karl Rodrigues, Australian Space Agency
With development underway in Australia to build a reputable and respected space agency, and $41 mill...
Richard Price, Defence SA
PODCAST: Revolutionising the efficiency and cost effectiveness of naval shipbuilding, Richard Price, Defence SA
South Australia is the national centre of naval shipbuilding and submarine sustainment, and the conf...
Local maintenance for the Taipan
Italian helicopter manufacturer Leonardo has now selected Fishermans Bend in inner Melbourne as the ...

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06:00
JORN a catalyst for Australian innovation, training and capability
JORN has long served as a key force multiplier for the ADF, providing unprecedented over-the-horizon surveillance capabilities to monitor c...
Tech merger between Harris and L3 to see new power in global defence market
Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies have agreed to combine in an all stock merger to create a global defence technology leader, under an ...
Australian Defence Apparel lands deal for 14,000 ballistic vests
Melbourne-based Australian Defence Apparel (ADA) will provide 14,000 new ballistic vests for the Victorian Police Force as part of a $36 mil...
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