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30 Jan 2019
RAAF to demonstrate air combat capabilities at Red Flag 2019
The Royal Australian Air Force has deployed more than 370 personnel and eight aircraft to participate in the world’s most complex air warfare traini...
30 Jan 2019
Supercars legend recognises injured veterans through national grant
Three-time Supercars champion Craig Lowndes has nominated Mates4Mates charity for a $100,000 grant that will be used to help support Australian Def...

 

30 Jan 2019
Boeing awarded P-8A Poseidon contract from US Navy
Boeing has reached a US$2.4 billion agreement with the US Navy to deliver 19 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. ...
29 Jan 2019
Enhancing the capabilities of Australia’s Super Hornets with Block III upgrades
Boeing’s Block III upgrades for the Super Hornet platform will enhance the interoperablity of 4th and 5th generation strike and air combat capabili...
29 Jan 2019
CDF to fly the flag as part of tour of the Pacific
Chief of the Defence Force, General Angus Campbell, AO, DSC, has travelled to Vanuatu, Tonga, Fiji and the Solomon Islands, building on the Prime Mini...
29 Jan 2019
South Australian companies eye the global stage at Avalon Airshow
Over 20 South Australian companies will be showcased at the Avalon Airshow at the Defence SA stand. ...
29 Jan 2019
CAE secures contract to support UK Protector RPAS system
CAE has been awarded a contract with General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc to support synthetic training for the UK’s fleet of Protector RG Mk1 b...
29 Jan 2019
Boardings highlight RAN patrol capabilities
The Royal Australian Navy has paid tribute to recent boarding missions undertaken by its vessels, highlighting the importance of such capabilities fo...
29 Jan 2019
Northrop Grumman receives electronic warfare authorisation
Northrop Grumman has received authorisation by the US Navy to proceed with “low rate” initial production of Surface Electronic Warfare Improvemen...
25 Jan 2019
Australia’s growing undersea warfare capability: On point with Gavin Henry & Daniel Dent, Thales
With an ever-increasing focus on the Indo-Pacific region by military powers, the need to grow Australia’s undersea warfare capabilities has never be...
25 Jan 2019
DST welcomes new Chief Scientist
Defence Science and Technology (DST) has announced that Professor Tanya Monro has been appointed as the new Chief Defence Scientist. ...
25 Jan 2019
Photo essay: The history of Australia’s fifth-generation F-35s
The F-35 program has been billed as the next generation of both Australia’s defence industry and air combat capability. Take a closer look at the st...
25 Jan 2019
Leidos lands US Department of Veterans Affairs contracts
QTC Medical Services, a subsidiary of Leidos, has been awarded four prime contracts by the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to continue to provi...
25 Jan 2019
Raytheon to provide cybersecure ground stations for Global Hawk
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services has secured a US$65 million subcontract to provide support to the Northrop Grumman supplied R/MQ-4 Glo...
25 Jan 2019
Airbus reports strong sales increase in helicopters
Airbus Helicopters has announced a growth in gross orders of 18 per cent in 2018, as well as securing a number of orders for its next-generation H16...
24 Jan 2019
The growing case for an Australian aircraft carrier
Japan's recent announcement that it would refit its Izumo Class vessels to act as F-35B carriers has seen ASPI kick off renewed debate about the viabi...
24 Jan 2019
Benalla Munitions Facility collaboration to create 100 new jobs
A new approach to the long-term tenancy arrangements at the government-owned munitions facility in Benalla, Victoria, will create up to 100 new jobs, ...
24 Jan 2019
Australia's first F-35s take to the skies to begin flying operations
The Royal Australian Air Force has announced the first two F-35A Joint Strike Fighter aircraft have begun flying operations out of RAAF Base Williamto...
24 Jan 2019
Government improves online claiming for veterans
The Department of Veterans' Affairs' online platform, MyService, has been improved to allow faster claim submissions and processing times for veterans...
24 Jan 2019
2019 promises to be a big year for Navy
Fleet Base East (FBE) is a flurry of activity as the Royal Australian Navy's major fleet units and support organisations prepare for a year of milesto...

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