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22 Mar 2019
Private Equity backs Australian defence SME sector
Sydney-based CHAMP Private Equity is poised to make a rare investment in Australia’s growing defence manufacturing SME sector, as industry growth pr...
22 Mar 2019
SEA 5000 shipyard construction steams ahead
Work is “well underway” at the Osborne Naval Shipyard in Adelaide, where the nine anti-submarine warfare Hunter Class frigates will be constructed...
22 Mar 2019
MOU forges closer ties between Naval Shipbuilding College and RAN
The Naval Shipbuilding College will work in close partnership with the Royal Australian Navy to identify secondment and outplacement opportunities fo...
22 Mar 2019
Victorian government triples target to support veteran employment
The Victorian government will help more veterans find a career in the state’s public sector, having exceeded its target to assist ex-service men an...
22 Mar 2019
Percepto to showcase ‘drone-in-a-box’ system
Visitors to ISC West in Las Vegas will get to have a look at Percepto’s all-weather “drone-in-a-box” system, which the company said is “ideall...
22 Mar 2019
Veterans pensions increase in Australia
Pension payments are set to increase for veterans, their partners, war widows and widowers, with payday on 28 March 2019 to comprise a component of b...
22 Mar 2019
Milestone for Arafura Class Offshore Patrol Vessels
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has welcomed a major milestone for the $3.6 billion SEA 1180 Arafua Class Offshore Patrol Vessel program as the $9...
21 Mar 2019
MOU signed for renewed Australian Pacific engagement initiative
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has announced the successful signing of a new memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Australia and Papua New Gui...
21 Mar 2019
Maryborough forging facility given the green light
Rheinmetall NIOA Munitions (RNM) has announced that construction of a $60 million munitions forging facility in Maryborough, Queensland, will commence...
21 Mar 2019
Boeing secures US$326m contract to enhance Aussie P-8A Poseidons
The Royal Australian Air Force’s fleet of P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol and anti-submarine aircraft are set to receive a suite of capability upgrade...
21 Mar 2019
Australia wraps up successful south-west Pacific deployment
The Australian Defence Force’s first enhanced regional engagement activity in the Pacific for 2019 has concluded with the return of HMAS Choules t...
21 Mar 2019
AIR 7003 decision to support Aussie engine maintenance and sustainment opportunities
TAE Aerospace will leverage experience developed as part of the F-35 sustainment chain to position itself as a key support provider for Australia’s ...
21 Mar 2019
Australia steps up defence engagement with Timor-Leste
Australia and Timor-Leste have signalled their intentions to deepen their defence partnership following meetings between the two countries defence min...
21 Mar 2019
Former Army Regimental Sergeant Major appointed Repatriation Commissioner
Warrant Officer Don Spinks, AM, has become the first former Regimental Sergeant Major of the Australian Army to be appointed as Repatriation Commissio...
20 Mar 2019
Local businesses to benefit from Shoalwater Bay Training Area expansion
Central Queensland businesses will be boosted by $4 million being pumped into the local economy thanks to the expansion of the Shoalwater Bay Training...
20 Mar 2019
Think tank calls for renewed focus on Indian Ocean opportunities
The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) has released a discussion paper that called for Australia to increase the nation’s strategic and ec...
20 Mar 2019
Northrop Grumman celebrates successful CyberTaipan competition
Northrop Grumman has concluded the first year of CyberTaipan science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) competition held in Canberra.  ...
20 Mar 2019
Work begins on integration of next-gen weapons for F-35
BAE Systems has begun integration efforts for MBDA’s Meteor beyond visual range air-to-air missiles and SPEAR precision surface attack missile for t...
20 Mar 2019
Defence partners with industry to utilise Woomera launch site
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has announced a partnership between defence and industry as part of SpaceFest 2019 to enhance the unique space capab...
20 Mar 2019
DST and Future Submarine Project request expressions of interest for RN-UDS
Australian universities are being called upon to help establish the Research Network for Undersea Decision Superiority (RN-UDS) with DST and the Futur...

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