land & amphibious
9 Jan 2019

Aussie-trained ATACs providing significant impact in Afghanistan

Afghan Tactical Air Coordinators (ATACs) have carried out their first night strikes against insurgents, following training by coalition forces includi...
9 Jan 2019
Saab secures US Carl-Gustaf munitions order
Saab has secured a US$16 million order from the US Department of Defense for Carl-Gustaf ammunition for the man-portable weapon system.  ...
2 Jan 2019
Top 5 for 2018: Defence Connect’s best LAND 400 Phase 2 stories
The first stage of Army’s LAND 400 armoured vehicle modernisation program, Phase 2 has seen major announcements over 2018 ahead of the first steel ...
28 Dec 2018
Boeing, Sikorsky partnership reveal first look at SB-1 Defiant
Industry partners Boeing and Sikorsky have officially unveiled the SB-1 Defiant demonstrator for the US Armed Forces’ Future Vertical Lift program ...
24 Dec 2018
US Army to proceed with Iron Fist Light APS on the Bradley
The US Army will install the Iron Fist Light (IFL) active protection system for the Bradley Fighting Vehicle, after an Army Requirements Oversight Co...
18 Dec 2018
Contract win for Queensland munitions powerhouse
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has announced two major munitions contracts between the ADF and Queensland-based NIOA to support the modernisation o...
17 Dec 2018
S-100 payload capability demonstrated for Australian Army
The Australian Army conducted a two-week activity with the Schiebel S-100 Camcopter system to gain further insights into future capabilities and paylo...
12 Dec 2018
ADF responds to explosive risk in Vanuatu
The Australian Defence Force has rendered explosive remnants of war as safe, at the request of the Vanuatu government. ...
11 Dec 2018
Final SILVERSHIELD delivery made to Afghanistan
The Australian Defence Force has sent the final delivery of SILVERSHIELD units to the Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces. ...
10 Dec 2018
Task Group Taji 7 completes training mission in Iraq
The seventh rotation of Task Group Taji, around 300 soldiers, has returned to Brisbane after a successful deployment in Iraq. ...
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