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9 Mar 2018

LAND 400 decision puts focus on force protection

When British academic and defence specialist Martin Shaw talks about the ‘new Western way of war’, what he’s referring to is force protection. A...
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9 Mar 2018
Why Rheinmetall chose Queensland for LAND 400 Phase 2
With the LAND 400 Phase 2 decision rapidly approaching, Rheinmetall managing director Gary Stewart has taken Defence Connect through the decision to ...
9 Mar 2018
Adelaide company in line to service the German Army fleet
An Adelaide company has launched a bid to service thousands of armoured personnel carriers (APC) used by the German Army with its innovative technolog...
8 Mar 2018
PODCAST: More than just a builder of tanks and trucks, Gary Stewart, managing director, Rheinmetall Defence
Rheinmetall Defence Australia has made headlines recently as the industry awaits the announcement of the successful LAND 400 Phase 2 competitor. ...
8 Mar 2018
First batch of LAND 400 vehicles to be built in Europe
The first 25 LAND 400 Phase 2 vehicles will be built in Europe under both BAE Systems' and Rheinmetall's bids for the project to support the tech tran...
7 Mar 2018
LAND 155 first tranche of bridges delivered
The Australian Defence Force has taken delivery of the first scheduled tranche of WFEL’s rapidly-deployable military bridges, which are to be used i...
6 Mar 2018
MBDA LAND 400 offering advances with launch tube prototype delivery
South Australia-based composite materials manufacturer Airspeed has marked an important milestone, delivering its first composite prototype missile la...
1 Mar 2018
Victorian technology company wins export contract for Boxer program
A Dandenong company’s revolutionary transportable power and dehumidification packs will go into service with Rheinmetall’s Boxer Infantry Fighting...
27 Feb 2018
Queensland company partners with Saab for BAE Systems’ LAND 400 bid
Queensland’s LaserDYNE Technologies has been selected by Saab Australia as a supplier for a key subsystem offered as part of BAE Systems' AMV35 vehi...
26 Feb 2018
Melbourne to manufacture lifesaving technology for army vehicles
West Melbourne’s Tectonica Australia has designed and developed visual and audio technology that will protect soldiers in combat and be exported thr...

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