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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

1 May 2018

Naval shipbuilding inquiry hearing postponed

The Department of Defence is in hot water for refusing to have the Naval Shipbuilding Advisory Board appear before the inquiry into the Future of Aust...
austal lcs
1 May 2018
Eighth Austal-built LCS delivered to US Navy
Austal has delivered its eighth Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), USS Tulsa (LCS 16), to the US Navy. ...
hmas toowoomba south east asia deployment
1 May 2018
Australian and Bruneian navies conduct logistic resupply operations
Royal Australian Navy Frigate HMAS Toowoomba has wrapped up a logistic resupply mission with the Royal Brunei Navy and government officials. ...
30 Apr 2018
Australia and Indonesia wrap up maritime security operation
A co-ordinated patrol between the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and Indonesian Armed Forces (TNI) to improve security along the shared maritime borde...
30 Apr 2018
New naval shipbuilding industry reference committee underway
The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC), an advisory committee to Commonwealth and state and territory skills ministers, has put the call...
27 Apr 2018
Former Commodore lands state role
Western Australia will have a new representative go to bat for the state's skills in defence and shipbuilding, with Premier Mark McGowan appointing a ...
27 Apr 2018
SMA partners with SEA 5000 bidder
Scientific Management Associates (SMA) will develop and deliver specialised integrated logistic support (ILS) documentation for the F-5000 design, sh...
26 Apr 2018
Australia should host US nuclear subs: CSIS
A report from a United States think tank has said that basing US nuclear attack submarines in Australia would boost the strengths of the US and its al...
26 Apr 2018
Naval design and engineering centre opens in Melbourne
Navantia Australia's Naval Design and Engineering Centre, which will complement the Adelaide Operations and Design Centre, has officially opened in Me...
24 Apr 2018
Future Frigates decision won't be revisited under Labor
The Labor Party has called on the federal government to mandate the build of the Future Frigates be done by a "truly Australian company". ...

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