Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.


21 Dec 2019
Measuring cyber innovation crucial for growth of Aussie cyber security sector
CEO of AustCyber Michelle Price has called for greater innovation in Australia’s cyber security capabilities as the sector’s revenue soars to near...
21 Dec 2019
BAE Systems to develop new cyber tools to protect DARPA data
BAE Systems has been awarded a contract by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop new cyber tools designed to help preven...
21 Dec 2019
UniSA partners with defence industry to deliver communication innovation
The University of South Australia has announced it has secured two grants that aim to boost South Australia’s defence industry capability, by applyi...
20 Dec 2019
Triumphant Johnson to conduct major overhaul of British foreign policy
Freshly returned British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing for the biggest shake up in British foreign policy since the end of the Cold War, a...
20 Dec 2019
Bumper response from Aussie businesses for Viper choppers
More than 60 new Australian businesses, supplying specialised equipment and services, have expressed interest in joining the Bell/BAE Systems (Team Zu...
20 Dec 2019
RAAF Hercules wraps up Operation Christmas Drop
Operation Christmas Drop 19 has wrapped up in Guam, with a Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules and crew delivering 23 loads of important suppl...
20 Dec 2019
LITENING’s constant evolution continues to meet the needs of warfighters
When Northrop Grumman delivered its first LITENING advanced targeting pod two decades ago, it brought unprecedented precision and situational awarenes...
20 Dec 2019
PC-9A retires after three decades of service
Thirty years of service have come to an end for the aircraft, which Defence said has proven to be the backbone of Air Force and Navy flight training....
19 Dec 2019
The dangerous ’20s: Looking towards the next decade
It’s Christmas 2019, and the decade of the 2010s is drawing to a close. Looking ahead, we are facing a new decade that could best be called ‘the d...
19 Dec 2019
Naval Group and Airspeed sign MOU to offer masts for future subs
Naval Group and South Australia-based Airspeed have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to respond to the design competition launched by Lockhe...
19 Dec 2019
New plans to support Australian defence businesses
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced the release of the first two Sovereign Industrial Capability Priority Implementation Plans to s...
19 Dec 2019
Commonwealth signs LAND 400 Phase 2 RWS contract
The Department of Defence and Canberra-based EOS Defence Systems have signed a $49 million contract to supply remote weapon systems for the Army's $5....
19 Dec 2019
Funding to drive SA defence research collaboration
South Australia’s Defence Innovation Partnership has awarded $600,000 in new funding to South Australian universities, local industry and interstate...
19 Dec 2019
Defence supports WA Sea to Summit to provide $30m of equipment for Army
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds signed a standing offer deed with Western Australia-based Sea to Summit to provide $30 million worth of field equipmen...
18 Dec 2019
Next-gen training for Australia’s fifth-generation F-35 fleet
Australian F-35A pilots can now conduct multi-ship training missions in the four Full Mission Simulators at the Integrated Training Centre at RAAF Bas...
18 Dec 2019
Chinese Navy takes delivery of second aircraft carrier
As if to say “we don’t care if the world is watching”, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has officially welcomed its second, an...
18 Dec 2019
MinDef hosts Fijian Defence Minister to boost strategic co-operation
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Fijian Minister for National Security, Defence and Foreign Affairs Inia Seruiratu have met in Perth for the first ...
18 Dec 2019
Northrop Grumman selected to build America's next-gen ICBMs
US aerospace giant Northrop Grumman appears set to build the next generation of US intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), as it was the only bid...
18 Dec 2019
New wave of defence health infrastructure kicks off
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced two new contracts to support the delivery of major defence health infrastructure at Oakey Army A...
18 Dec 2019
ASC directors reappointed
The federal government has announced the reappointment of four directors to the board of ASC. ...

more from defence connect

Jan 25 2020
BAE Systems secures US Naval Air Warfare Centre Aircraft Division support contract
BAE Systems will provide technical support and life cycle sustainment to the US Naval Air Warfare Ce...
Jan 24 2020
Strategic analyst reopens debate about ‘core force’ v ‘Defence of Australia’
Since its inception, the Defence of Australia concept has been contentious, focused too heavily on t...
Jan 23 2020
Defence negotiations – Is there a better way?
Promoted by Scotwork Australia Traditionally Defence Negotiations have been based on persuasion - a...
Recommended by Spike Native Network