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13 Nov 2019
General Atomics to demonstrate maritime patrol capability of Reaper family
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) has partnered with the Hellenic Air Force (HAF) in Greece to conduct a series of maritime surveillance d...
13 Nov 2019
US reports strong defence export sales for FY2019
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has announced US$55.4 billion worth of sales for the 2019 fiscal year, marking continued growth for ...
13 Nov 2019
ANU launches bootcamp to build regional cyber resilience
The Australian National University has partnered with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to better equip practitioners at the frontline of th...
13 Nov 2019
Lockheed Martin demonstrates directed energy counter-drone tech
Lockheed Martin has successfully demonstrated a directed energy, laser weapon for the US Air Force where the system successfully engaged and shot down...
12 Nov 2019
Confront Beijing in South China Sea: Top Defence and DFAT bureaucrat
Former head of the Defence and Foreign Affairs and Trade departments, Dennis Richardson, has set the cat among the pigeons, calling on Australia and ...
12 Nov 2019
Defence expert calls for cheaper, smaller and more prolific weapons
Strategic policy expert Alan Dupont is stepping into the debate following claims made by retired Air Marshal Leo Davies concerning the glaring long-r...
12 Nov 2019
Barrett Communications wins Canadian defence contract
Perth-based company Barrett Communications has announced that it has secured a multiyear contract to supply the Canadian National Defence Department ...
12 Nov 2019
Clean sweep: NUSHIP Sydney completes sea trials
The Royal Australian Navy’s third and final Air Warfare Destroyer, NUSHIP Sydney, has successfully completed its sea trials, putting the ship on tr...
12 Nov 2019
RAAF and USAF partner on strategic airlift training exercise
Royal Australian Air Force and US Air Force C-17 Globemasters have participated in a joint strategic airlift training exercise off the coast of Queens...
12 Nov 2019
ADF assisting firefighting effort in NSW, QLD
The Australian Defence Force has been working with emergency services in north-eastern NSW to assist with firefighting efforts. ...
12 Nov 2019
Navy welcomes new sailors as ranks grow
The Royal Australian Navy’s ambitious growth and retention program has proven a success, with the Navy growing by more than 1,000 members in under t...
12 Nov 2019
Boeing delivers first P-8A Poseidon to Royal Air Force
The first of nine ordered P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft has been delivered to the United Kingdom Royal Air Force by Boeing. ...
11 Nov 2019
Boeing Defence Australia reveals new managing director
Boeing has officially confirmed its new vice president and managing director for the company’s Australian defence business following the passing of ...
11 Nov 2019
Balancing the need for air dominance, long-range strike and airlift in a contested environment
The nation’s long-vaunted strategic “sea-air gap” moat is shrinking, placing increased pressure on the tactical and strategic capabilities of th...
11 Nov 2019
The origins of Remembrance Day
Today is Remembrance Day, the day in which we pause and reflect to show our respect for those who died fighting to protect Australia. ...
11 Nov 2019
Marine F-35 cross-decking with HMS Queen Elizabeth proves operational tactic
In a major step change for both the Royal Navy and the US Marines, cross-deck, combined with a semi-permanent basing of US Marine F-35Bs aboard the HM...
11 Nov 2019
ADF showcases capability at Edinburgh Air Show
The Australian Defence Force has showcased its most advanced military aircraft and technologies at Adelaide’s RAAF Base Edinburgh at the 2019 Edinbu...
11 Nov 2019
Northrop Grumman delivers 500th AESA radar for F-35 program
Northrop Grumman has confirmed delivery of its 500th AN/APG-81 active electronically scanned array fire-control radar for the Lockheed Martin F-35 L...
11 Nov 2019
Quickstep and Radius Engineering announce collaboration for F-35 program
Quickstep Holdings Ltd and Radius Engineering Inc have joined forces to establish a state-of-the-art facility for the manufacturing of composite hous...
9 Nov 2019
Naval Shipbuilding College hosts next generation of shipbuilders
As part of its national secondary school engagement strategy, the Naval Shipbuilding College has partnered with an online learning program to ensure s...

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