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Minister for Defence Industry visits Thales to announce global opportu...

Access to export markets and global value chains has been given a boost by the extension of Global Supply Agreements wit...READ MORE
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Electronic Warfare boost for Australian soldiers

Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne announced today that Defence has signed a contract that will provide Aust...READ MORE
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First P-8A Poseidon handed to RAAF

The first of twelve Australian P-8A Poseidon aircraft has been unveiled by Boeing at a roll-out ceremony in Seattle, Was...READ MORE
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Four year extension to Seahawk support contract

BAE Systems has been awarded a four-year extension to the Seahawk support contract, securing work for the team at Nowr...READ MORE
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Government congratulates Sentient Vision Systems

The Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne today congratulated Sentient Vision Systems on achieving 1000 global ...READ MORE
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Electronic warfare boost

The Australian military’s electronic warfare capabilities will be significantly expanded after the Minister for Defen...READ MORE
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BAE Systems opens the door to Type 26 supply chain

One hundred and fifty of Australia’s most innovative companies will next week pitch their products and services into o...READ MORE
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First destroyer Hobart successfully completes Builder Sea Trials

Today, the Air Warfare Destroyer Alliance achieved a major milestone with the successful completion of Builder Sea Trial...READ MORE
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Saab to Demonstrate Interactive Holograms at 2016 Australasian Simulat...

Defence and security company Saab will demonstrate sophisticated mixed reality applications, including battlespace vis...READ MORE
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BAE Systems and Rheinmetall looking for industry involvement in Land 4...

The two defence primes who were down-selected for Land 400 Phase 2 - BAE Systems and Rheinmetall - are actively seeking ...READ MORE
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Collaboration not enough for defence industry SMEs

"There is a lot of talk about collaboration - like 'we need to collaborate' and 'collaboration is vital' - but it goes m...READ MORE
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Interstate rivalries a challenge for Australian defence industry

"While the intentions of all players is good, the pressure for ‘early wins’ by some States and Territories may impa...READ MORE

Major Defence attitude shift for state government

"The NSW State Government has gone from an attitude of benign indifference towards Defence, to a government who is passi...READ MORE
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First Air Warfare Destroyer heads to sea

On Monday, 12 September 2016, the future Air Warfare Destroyer Hobart departed the wharf at Techport Adelaide for the f...READ MORE
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HMAS Toowoomba undocks after 600k hour upgrade

Key maritime capability is on show today at BAE Systems' Henderson facility with the undocking of HMAS Toowoomba. ...READ MORE


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