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19 Jan 2021
US Navy autonomous vessel sails through transit test, participates in Dawn Blitz
A Ghost Fleet Overlord unmanned surface vessel, part of a partnership between the Defense Department’s Strategic Capabilities Office and the Navy, r...
War Memorial marks 30th anniversary of Operation Desert Storm
19 Jan 2021
War Memorial marks 30th anniversary of Operation Desert Storm
The 30th anniversary of the US-led response to Iraq’s illegal occupation of Kuwait has been marked by the Australian War Memorial. ...
19 Jan 2021
DARPA project drives simulation tech for off-road unmanned vehicles
DARPA’s Robotic Autonomy in Complex Environments with Resiliency – Simulation (RACER-Sim) project is seeking innovations in technologies that brid...
18 Jan 2021
Submariners recognised at HMAS Stirling
Submariners of the Royal Australian Navy have been recognised for their achievements over the course of 2020. ...
15 Jan 2021
NUSHIP Supply arrives at Sydney homeport
Minister for Defence Linda Reynolds has officially welcomed the Royal Australian Navy’s new auxiliary oiler replenishment ship, NUSHIP Supply, at it...
15 Jan 2021
Defence Minister confirms Tiger replacement selection
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has revealed the successful contender to replace the Australian Army’s beleaguered Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helico...
15 Jan 2021
Allies sharpen ASW skills at multi-national Exercise Sea Dragon
Royal Australian Air Force P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft have joined allies from the US, Japan, Canada, India and New Zealand in Guam to cond...
15 Jan 2021
BAE, Flinders Uni collaborate on Factory of the Future
BAE Systems Australia and Flinders University, in conjunction with the South Australian government, have stepped up the support and delivery of the Fl...
15 Jan 2021
US Air Force F-35s, B-2s demonstrate seamless interoperability
Ten F-35A Lightning II fighter jets from the 63rd Fighter Squadron “Panthers” participated in a joint capstone training mission with two B-2 Spiri...
15 Jan 2021
Fleet Air Arm personnel receive Australian Service Medals
The Royal Australian Navy’s Fleet Air Arm has been recognised for its contribution to Operation Bursa. ...
14 Jan 2021
US lawmakers call for Navy to get greater slice of budget pie
With growing great power tensions transforming the strategic balance of power in the Indo-Pacific, US lawmakers have redoubled calls for the incoming...
14 Jan 2021
Victorian government confirms investment in Geelong industry hub
The Victorian government has announced its support for Hanwha Defense Australia to build and maintain Australian military vehicles in Geelong, in a m...
14 Jan 2021
DARPA’s operational fires ground-launched hypersonics enters new phase
DARPA’s Operational Fires (OpFires) program, which is developing a ground-launched intermediate-range hypersonic weapons system in partnership with...
14 Jan 2021
Lockheed Martin awards F-35 subcontract to Northrop Grumman
The primes are set to work collaboratively to bolster the capability of the US Air Force’s F-35 fleet. ...
14 Jan 2021
BAE Systems secures contract to sustain AV-8B Harrier II fleet
The prime has secured a subcontract from Vertex Aerospace to provide long-term logistics support to the US Marine Corps’ AV-8B Harrier II fleet. ...
13 Jan 2021
Lockheed Martin delivers HELIOS system to US Navy for testing, integration
The US Navy will field the first acquisition program to deploy the High Energy Laser with Integrated Optical-dazzler and Surveillance, or HELIOS, a l...
13 Jan 2021
GaardTech awarded British Army contract
The Australian-owned defence firm has been tapped to supply the British Army with live-fire training systems. ...
13 Jan 2021
Northrop Grumman downselected for F-16 program
The prime has been tasked with supporting the development of electronic warfare capability for the US Air Force’s F-16 fleet. ...
12 Jan 2021
The end of Pax Americana? Oxford academic raises questions
It has formed the back bone of the Australian and global post-War order, but it appears as though the US and the world it built is crumbling before o...
12 Jan 2021
Minecorp Australia to support Rheinmetall LAND 400 Phase 3 bid
Minecorp Australia has announced a partnership with Rheinmetall Defence Australia to provide local component manufacturing for the RDA’s Lynx KF41 v...

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