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5 Feb 2020

Growing concerns about vulnerability of US space systems

The US military needs to understand far better how its satellites would perform under attack, the Pentagon’s Director of Operational Test and Evalua...
4 Feb 2020
Establishing an Australian strategic umbrella in the Indo-Pacific
Growing concerns about the capacity of the US to act as a strategic balancer in the region have prompted emerging and established allies to scramble f...
4 Feb 2020
HMAS Watson redevelopment to support hundreds of local jobs
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced that the $389 million redevelopment of HMAS Watson will begin in weeks following the contract ...
4 Feb 2020
Lift-off for Newcastle Airport defence and aerospace precinct
NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro has officially launched the next stage in the development of the Newcastle Airport defence and aerospace precinct, As...
3 Feb 2020
Japan prepares next-gen fighter partnership framework
Japan’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) has kicked off the formalisation of a framework for the development of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force’s (JASDF...
3 Feb 2020
Government awards contract for upgrade to Cocos (Keeling) Island infrastructure
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced a $184 million contract that will see the upgrade and refurbishment of the runway at the Cocos (...
31 Jan 2020
National security is the result of national resilience: John Blackburn AO
With increasingly blurry lines between what constitutes traditional “national security” and “national resilience”, the conversation seems to b...
31 Jan 2020
Understanding Australia’s evolving and competing strategic priorities
Stephan Frühling’s second piece in a series of analyses delves into Australia’s role in an evolving geostrategic paradigm and the need for Aust...
31 Jan 2020
On Point: Supporting mutually beneficial relationships for Indigenous talent and defence industry
Navantia Australia and JLB-Yaran recently signed a memorandum of understanding at Pacific 2019 with the intent of creating and building long-term care...
31 Jan 2020
Raytheon secures US missile warning modernisation contract
Raytheon will partner with the US Air Force as part of a US$197 million ($292 million) five-year contract to modernise its missile warning architectu...

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