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17 Jun 2019

NZ details future capability acquisition plans for Air Force

New Zealand Defence Minister Ron Mark has revealed the intricate details of the country’s updated Defence Capability Plan 2019, including the hig...
7 Jun 2019
Australian KC-30A aids ongoing allied air operations
An Australian KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft has recommenced refuelling operations, in suppot of allied air force assets in the Middle Ea...
31 May 2019
Enhancing Australian and allied strategic sealift in the Indo-Pacific
The geographic realities of the Indo-Pacific require a robust sealift capability. While nations like the US and UK implement such capabilities, Austr...
29 May 2019
French Military and Airbus bring forward development of Joint Light Helicopter
The French Minister of the Armed Forces, Florence Parly, has announced that the launch of the Joint Light Helicopter program has been brought forward ...
23 May 2019
RUAG installs 3M thermal acoustic insulation system on Dassault Falcon F900DX
RUAG has successfully completed the first installation in Europe of the thermal acoustic insulation system based on a supplemental type certificate ...
10 May 2019
Photo essay: Australia’s air lift capabilities
An air force is only as good as its supporting aircraft allows it to be, and for the RAAF, its air mobility capabilities enable it to be one of the mo...
3 May 2019
Northrop Grumman secures RAAF Special Purpose Aircraft sustainment contract
Northrop Grumman has been selected by the Royal Australian Air Force to continue providing through-life support to the Commonwealth’s VIP special pu...
30 Apr 2019
High-speed comms upgrades for Aussie Hercules fleet
The remaining Royal Australian Air Force fleet of C-130J Hercules tactical airlift aircraft will receive a high-speed communications upgrade to suppor...
18 Apr 2019
New RAAF Special Purpose Aircraft arrive
The first of the Royal Australian Air Force’s new Dassault Falcon 7X Special Purpose Aircraft have landed in Canberra ahead of tasking. ...
11 Apr 2019
RAAF to replace VIP transport aircraft
Defence has announced that the Royal Australian Air Force will phase out its fleet of Bombardier CL604 Challengers, which are primarily used as VIP ...

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