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4 Jul 2022
HMAS Supply trials Phalanx close-in weapon system (CIWS)
Defence has confirmed that the HMAS Supply has successfully undertaken a trial of the Phalanx close-in weapon system as part of a recent deployment. ...
4 Jul 2022
HMAS Ararat decommissioned in Top End
The patrol boat will no longer represent the Royal Australian Navy on official deployments after 16 years in service. ...
4 Jul 2022
Defence co-funds hypersonics project led by Quickstep, DMTC
A new sovereign project has been established to inform the future development of hypersonic aerostructures. ...
4 Jul 2022
Forgotten frontiers and the battle for stability on America’s doorstep
Recent research has demonstrated how transnational criminal actors continue to threaten chaos on America’s doorstep through a ‘criminal insurgency...
4 Jul 2022
Australia gifts more APCs, Bushmasters to Ukraine
The military vehicles form part of a new $100 million military support package announced by Prime Minister Anthony Albanese following his visit to Kyi...
4 Jul 2022
Thales Australia, EXPAL Systems SA partner for sovereign munitions capability
Thales Australia and EXPAL Systems SA have signed a collaboration agreement to develop sovereign solutions for large calibre naval munitions and fuses...
4 Jul 2022
QinetiQ Australia unveils new Graduate Development Program
QinetiQ Australia has launched the company’s 2023 Graduate Development Program, an 18-month long program offering graduate engineers and consultants...
4 Jul 2022
Lockheed Martin Australia, Clearbox Systems mark new step in JP9102 push
The companies have achieved a new milestone as part of their proposition for the ADF’s future defence SATCOM project. ...
1 Jul 2022
Air Marshal Mel Hupfeld farewells RAAF
Air Marshal Mel Hupfeld has now transferred command of the RAAF to his replacement, Air Marshal Robert Chipman, at a ceremony in Canberra. ...
1 Jul 2022
UK trade envoy tours JFD facility
The maritime solutions provider has hosted the dignitary at its national headquarters. ...
1 Jul 2022
Austal awarded contract for up to 11 Offshore Patrol Cutters for US Coast Guard
Austal has been awarded a contract valued up to US$3.3 billion for the design and construction of up to 11 Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC) for the US Co...
1 Jul 2022
Defence flags Guardian Class defects
Defence representatives are set to travel to the Pacific Islands to address newly identified faults in Austal-built patrol boats gifted by the Commonw...
1 Jul 2022
Cyber businesses encouraged to take part in defence awards
As Defence Connect eagerly gears up to host the 2022 Australian Defence Industry Awards, we’re encouraging all defence cyber businesses to submit an...
30 Jun 2022
Australians embrace AUKUS but remain resistant to nuclear weapons
Most Australians have endorsed plans to acquire nuclear-powered submarines under the AUKUS deal, but continue to express strong opposition to offensiv...
30 Jun 2022
General Dynamics tapped for US combat vehicle project
The company’s direct-fire combat vehicle design has been selected by the US Army for a major multi-billion-dollar program. ...
30 Jun 2022
Still work to do on autonomous maritime vessels
A recent analysis has indicated that there’s still more work to do before autonomous vessels play a larger role in naval warfare, especially surroun...
30 Jun 2022
ADF joins large-scale international maritime exercise
A contingent of ADF personnel have linked up with counterparts from 26 nations as part of the world’s largest international maritime exercise. ...
30 Jun 2022
Elbit Systems secures major airborne munitions deal
The Israel-based defence contractor has been awarded a contract to deliver precision munitions to an Asia-Pacific customer. ...
29 Jun 2022
Marles concedes ‘extremely optimistic’ 2030 SSN delivery
The Defence Minister has acknowledged the Royal Australian Navy is unlikely to assume ownership of a nuclear-powered submarine before 2030 but has aga...
29 Jun 2022
Boeing opens new distribution centre in Brisbane
The global defence and aerospace giant has bolstered investment in Australia’s sovereign aviation capabilities with the unveiling of a major facilit...

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Jul 4 2022
HMAS Supply trials Phalanx close-in weapon system (CIWS)
Defence has confirmed that the HMAS Supply has successfully undertaken a trial of the Phalanx close-in weapon system as part of a ...
Jul 4 2022
HMAS Ararat decommissioned in Top End
The patrol boat will no longer represent the Royal Australian Navy on official deployments after 16 years in service. ...