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land & amphibious

3 Dec 2019

Enhancing the Army’s equipment ‘battle-ready’ status

The Land Engineering Agency celebrated its 80th birthday recognising decades of designing, developing and testing critical equipment for the Australia...
28 Nov 2019
France loses 13 soldiers in horror crash
Thirteen French soldiers have died in the crash of two helicopters during operations against Islamic State militants in Mali. ...
16 Nov 2019
Army to receive next-generation air defence radars
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have announced a multibillion-dollar contract with Canberra-based CEA Tech...
8 Nov 2019
Two for the price of one: Why is Australia being charged double for Boxer MIVs?
The United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence has announced that it has committed to purchase over 500 Boxer Mechanised Infantry Vehicles for $5.2 billi...
7 Nov 2019
Army adventure training returns to regional Australian communities
The Australian Army’s Adelaide-based 7th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (7RAR), is preparing for the next three weeks as young Indigenous men ...
6 Nov 2019
Top End farewells latest Task Group Taji deployment
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has officially farewelled Australia’s 10th rotational training force of more than 1,000 ADF personnel prior to deplo...
5 Nov 2019
BAE Systems Australia partners with ADF to demonstrate autonomous armoured vehicles
Two fully autonomous M113 armoured vehicles from the Australian Army were the centrepiece of a landmark demonstration that provided crucial insights i...
4 Nov 2019
Success for Saab and Raytheon Guided Carl-Gustaf Munitions test
Saab and Raytheon have completed a series of guided flight tests for the shoulder launched Guided Carl-Gustaf Munition at the Mile High Range in Sier...
1 Nov 2019
Thales Australia’s Lithgow facility develops future soldier weapon system
Thales’ Lithgow Arms has confirmed the release of the next generation of future soldier weapons systems for the Australian Defence Force, which will...
29 Oct 2019
Aussie SME selected to develop ADF bridging support technology
Melbourne-based Anywise has been selected to provide the Australian Defence Force with a next-generation bridging support technology capability and to...

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