key enablers
29 Mar 2017

EOS secures multimillion-dollar weapons contract

Electro Optic Systems (EOS) has announced it has secured a $150-170 million contract to supply remote weapon systems products to Orbital ATK. ...
Defence approves military deals with Saudi Arabia
28 Mar 2017
Defence approves military deals with Saudi Arabia
Australian defence firms have secured contracts to supply military equipment to Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest importer of arms. ...
SMEs to benefit from global supply chain agreement
28 Mar 2017
SMEs to benefit from global supply chain agreement
The Australian government has entered a new three-year deal with Lockheed Martin, one of the world’s biggest defence contractors, which will allow ...
28 Mar 2017
Defence aspires to drive national economic growth
The government has flagged using the defence dollar as part of its vision to grow the Australian economy. ...
28 Mar 2017
IDC partners with AFL club
The Indigenous Defence Consortium (IDC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with AFL club Port Adelaide to assist Indigenous-owned and oper...
28 Mar 2017
Why a focus on sovereign industrial capabilities is central to a strong defence policy
The emphasis within Defence – and the wider defence industry – on building sovereign capabilities, both domestically and globally, is all pervasiv...
28 Mar 2017
QinetiQ eyes new type of defence deals following RubiKon acquisition
QinetiQ has set out a clear strategy to home in on a new category of defence contracts, following its recent purchase of RubiKon. ...
27 Mar 2017
Government unveils plans for new defence export strategy
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has revealed the government will soon release a Defence Export Strategy, a new component of the 2016 De...
27 Mar 2017
Defence manufacturer to establish business in Australian aerospace centre
The REDARC Group’s Hummingbird Electronics announced on Friday it will establish its NSW operations business hub at the Williamtown Aerospace Centre...
27 Mar 2017
LAND 400 contender poised for profit growth
Rheinmetall Group, parent company to LAND 400 contender Rheinmetall Defence Australia, has announced it is expecting organic sales growth and earnings...

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