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15 Jan 2019
Bupa wins ADF Health Services contract
Minister for Defence Christopher Pyne has announced Bupa Health Services has been awarded the Australian Defence Force Health Services Contract. ...
14 Jan 2019
US successfully demonstrates hypersonic rounds for 5" Navy guns
The US Navy has successfully fired 20 hyper-velocity projectiles (HVP) from the standard Mk 45 five-inch naval gun as part of a test conducted during ...

 

14 Jan 2019
Focusing on Navy’s future capabilities: On point with RADM Jonathan Mead
Relationships are critical to the successful transformation of the Royal Australian Navy. For Rear Admiral Jonathan Mead, Commander Australian Fleet,...
14 Jan 2019
UK air combat capabilities reach new heights with IOC for F-35
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has marked a major step-change in the air combat capabilities of the Royal Air Force, with the nation’s growin...
14 Jan 2019
New Office of War Graves director appointed
Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Darren Chester has announced that Brigadier Paul Nothard has taken up the role of director of the Office of Australia...
14 Jan 2019
Leidos lands research contract with US Navy
The Naval Medical Logistics Command has awarded Leidos a one-year base contract (with four one-year options) to provide research support services at ...
14 Jan 2019
Indonesian Air Force order eight more H225Ms
Airbus has welcomed the Indonesian Air Force’s decision to order an additional eight multi-role H225M helicopters as the country looks to strengthen...
11 Jan 2019
China backs rhetoric with ‘ship killer’ missile deployment
China has mobilised its DF-26 “ship killer” missile to north-west China’s plateau and desert areas, on the back of their Vice Admiral’s threa...
11 Jan 2019
Applications open for 2019 Defence and Industry Study Course
The Department of Defence has requested applications for the 2019 Defence and Industry Study Course (DISC) to support the development of Australia’s...
11 Jan 2019
RAN set to benefit from BMT course
Australia’s defence maritime sector will have the opportunity learn advanced asset management as part of BMT and the Asset Institute’s Introduct...
11 Jan 2019
ADF recruitment contract extended
Minister for Defence Personnel Darren Chester has announced a two-year extension to the recruitment services contract with ManpowerGroup.  ...
11 Jan 2019
General Dynamics secures US$714m Abrams modernisation deal
The US Army has partnered with General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) to upgrade an additional 174 M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tanks (MBT). ...
11 Jan 2019
MBDA showcases next-gen anti-surface Mistral missile capabilities
Europe-based MBDA has successfully demonstrated the use of the Mistral missile system against fast attack craft. The scenario was intended to be repr...
10 Jan 2019
Victorian industry expertise on display at Avalon Airshow
Victorian Minister Jobs, Innovation and Trade Martin Pakula is kicking off the countdown to the 2019 Avalon Airshow as Victoria’s defence industry b...
10 Jan 2019
Avalon ’19 releases innovation awards shortlist
Twenty-three Australian SMEs, research institutions and individuals from across the country have made the shortlist for the $60,000 Avalon 2019 Innova...
10 Jan 2019
Biomedtech Australia to provide hypoxia training to RAAF
The Royal Australian Air Force has selected Melbourne-based Biomedtech Australia to provide its GO2Altitude hypoxia training systems to the new Air Ac...
10 Jan 2019
Deal finalised for Canada’s purchase of Australian fighter jets
Canada has committed to the purchase of 25 F-18 aircraft from Australia, with the first fighter expected to be operating within the next six months....
10 Jan 2019
Raytheon lands RAF support contract
Raytheon UK has been awarded a £250 million ($445 million) contract to support the Royal Air Force’s Shadow R1 surveillance fleet for the next 11...
10 Jan 2019
BAE secures mission system support for Royal Navy carriers
BAE Systems will partner with the Royal Navy to deliver the Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers as part of an updated integration services agreeme...
9 Jan 2019
HMAS Hobart put through its paces
The Royal Australian Navy’s first Aegis combat system based guided missile destroyer, HMAS Hobart, has returned home after conducting weapons and sy...

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