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21 Jan 2020

NUSHIP Supply commissioning crew prepares for arrival of new AOR

The commissioning crew of NUSHIP Supply (II) donned ships hats and badges for the first time on Monday, 13 January 2020 at Garden Island, Sydney. ...
21 Jan 2020
RAAF and USAF co-ordinate fire retardant delivery for Operation Bushfire Assist
Australia’s aerial firefighting retardant supplies have been boosted thanks to the strong relationship between the US Air Force and the Royal Austr...
21 Jan 2020
$4.8m contract to support Army Chinook helicopters
Australian subsidiary of Kratos Defence & Security Solutions, Kratos Defence Australia has announced a $4.8 million contract with the Australian D...
15 Jan 2020
Lockheed Martin to deliver 50 new C-130Js to US government
Lockheed Martin has secured a US$3 billion ($4.3 billion) deal to provide the US government with 50 new C-130J Super Hercules tactical air lift aircra...
13 Jan 2020
Navy completes second evacuation in support of Operation Bushfire Assist
HMAS Choules has successfully completed its second evacuation operation from Mallacoota, Victoria, as Defence continues to provide support to commun...
10 Jan 2020
Navy's LHD demonstrates humanitarian and disaster relief capability during bushfire crisis
HMAS Adelaide (LHD 02) has been playing a pivotal role in the Navy's contribution to Operation Bushfire Assist alongside HMAS Choules and MV Sycam...
8 Jan 2020
HMAS Choules returns to support bushfire response at Mallacoota
HMAS Choules has returned to Mallacoota, Victoria, to provide additional support to the fire-ravaged coastal town as part of Defence’s contributio...
24 Dec 2019
Air Force takes delivery of new C-27J fuselage trainer
The Royal Australian Air Force has taken delivery of the first training device for its fleet of C-27J Spartan – a static fuselage training device....
20 Dec 2019
RAAF Hercules wraps up Operation Christmas Drop
Operation Christmas Drop 19 has wrapped up in Guam, with a Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules and crew delivering 23 loads of important suppl...
14 Dec 2019
Extension awarded for Chinook support contract
Boeing Defence Australia has been awarded a 12-month extension, as well as increased government investment, for the CH-47F Chinook integrated support ...

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