air & sea lift
19 Sep 2017

SME gears up for more export contracts

A precision gear manufacturer in Victoria has been awarded a contract to supply bevel gears to an aerospace company in the UK. ...
5 Sep 2017
Australia requests upgrade to multi-role helicopters
The Australian government has applied for a 10-year upgrade program for 24 MH-60R Seahawk ‘Romeo’ helicopters, just one year after receiving the f...
MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
1 Jun 2017
MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
Senate estimates this week have discussed the recent briefings Australia has had over various issues facing both the MRH90 aircraft and New Zealand'...
31 May 2017
ARH Tiger acquisition under the microscope
Senate estimates has seen the Airbus ARH Tiger aircraft heavily scrutinised, with one senator questioning if the original acquisition was a “poor d...
31 May 2017
Navy lays out LHD issues in Senate estimates
The Canberra Class Amphibious Assault Ships, also known as Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs), have been the focus of much examination the last few month...
19 May 2017
Prime sets up repair facility at Adelaide RAAF base
On the back of announcing it is investing $50 million to develop an advanced defence electronics maintenance and sustainment centre located in wester...
16 May 2017
Australian Army achieves global first with Tiger ARH
The Australian Army's Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter (ARH) #001 has become the first of any Tiger in the global fleet to fly 2,000 hours. ...
24 Apr 2017
Defence backs gender diversity in aviation sector
Lockheed Martin Australia, the Australian Army and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have thrown their support behind Aviation/Aerospace Australi...
13 Apr 2017
Defence receives new generation refuelling vehicles
The first three of 100 new aviation refuelling vehicles have been delivered to the Royal Australian Air Force Base Amberley. ...
13 Apr 2017
RUAG Australia leads tech discovery for aircraft
A RUAG Australia project has shown how supersonic particle deposition (SPD) repair technology can provide cost-savings and maintain platform performan...
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