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23 Nov 2019

New Zealand cleared for US$1.4bn C-130J Hercules purchase

The government of New Zealand has been approved to purchase five C-130J aircraft, at a cost of US$1.4 billion. ...
21 Nov 2019
RAN helps deliver Vanuatu police boat
HMAS Melville, a Royal Australia Navy hydrographic survey vessel, delivered a Vanuatu police boat from Port Vila to Loh Island last week. ...
20 Nov 2019
Airbus delivers first new H145M helicopters to Luxembourg
Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first of two H145M multipurpose helicopter for defence and security missions to the government of Luxembourg. ...
12 Nov 2019
RAAF and USAF partner on strategic airlift training exercise
Royal Australian Air Force and US Air Force C-17 Globemasters have participated in a joint strategic airlift training exercise off the coast of Queens...
12 Nov 2019
Boeing delivers first P-8A Poseidon to Royal Air Force
The first of nine ordered P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft has been delivered to the United Kingdom Royal Air Force by Boeing. ...
25 Oct 2019
Photo Essay: No. 4 Squadron says goodbye to the PC-9/A
No. 4 Squadron has farewelled the last of its PC-9/A(F) aircraft with a formation flight out of RAAF Base Williamtown. ...
25 Oct 2019
Need a ride? US provides roadside repairs for RAAF Globemaster
A recently signed arrangement with the US has expedited the Royal Australian Air Force’s No. 36 Squadron getting one of its C-17A Globemasters back...
23 Oct 2019
Photo Essay: Operation Solania
With RAAF personnel returning home from Australia’s latest contribution to Operation Solania, they have brought back some wonderful photography of ...
21 Oct 2019
ADF deploys Poseidon to support Middle East maritime security
A Royal Australian Air Force P-8A Poseidon aircraft has arrived in the Middle East to assist the International Maritime Security Construct (IMSC). ...
17 Oct 2019
Milestone reached for global Hercules fleet
Lockheed Martin has announced that the global fleet of C-130J Super Hercules has recently surpassed 2 million flight hours. ...

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