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Christmas gift: US Congress green-lights submarine sale to Australia

December 07 2023
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Richard Marles has been handed an early Christmas gift by the US Congress, as members voted to allow th...
REDARC, MARL International partner on Hunter Class lighting
South Australian power management provider REDARC Defence & Space has partnered with English LED electronics manufacturer MARL International to manufacture and deliver...
December 07 2023
Navantia completes S-81 Isaac Peral submarine for Spanish Navy
Spanish state-owned shipbuilding company Navantia has commissioned the new S-81 “Isaac Peral” submarine to the Spanish Navy.
December 06 2023
Hackers target Austal USA in ransomware attack, US Navy data at risk
Hackers target Austal USA in ransomware attack, US Navy data at risk
The US subsidiary of Australian shipbuilding company Austal has been hit by a ransomware attack, raising concerns that US navy information has been compromised.
December 05 2023
Bluebottle USV begins trial with Royal New Zealand Navy
A Bluebottle renewable-powered uncrewed surface vessel is set to begin trials with the Royal New Zealand Navy this month.
December 05 2023
Babcock to undertake 2 new contracts for UK Dreadnought Class submarines
British aerospace, defence, and nuclear engineering services company Babcock has announced work on the United Kingdom’s new Dreadnought Class submarines under two new...
November 30 2023
Hunter Class frigates pass critical design review milestone
In a major milestone for the embattled program, BAE has confirmed that the Hunter Class frigates have successfully completed a preliminary design review (PDR).
November 30 2023
Winterfest 2023 AUV wraps up at Australian Maritime College
Twenty-five representatives from across Defence industry, the Royal Australian Navy, Royal New Zealand Navy, CSIRO, and Australian Maritime College (AMC) have wrapped up...
November 29 2023
HENSOLDT to partner with Rafael on naval electronic countermeasures
European multinational defence corporation HENSOLDT has entered into cooperation with Israeli defence technology company Rafael Advanced Defense Systems to offer electronic...
November 29 2023
Multi-purpose vessel designed to deploy UUV, USV and UAV assets
The Portuguese Navy has contracted Damen Shipyards Group for the construction of a multi-purpose vessel designed to operate unmanned underwater vehicles, unmanned surface...
November 28 2023