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2 Sep 2020
Air Force rolls out virtual reality to support airlift aircraft maintenance and operations
The Royal Australian Air Force has introduced Microsoft HoloLens 2 mixed reality smart glasses to support No. 36 Squadron aircraft technicians as the ...
2 Sep 2020
Royal Australian Navy excels during RIMPAC 20 live missile firing
The Royal Australian Navy sailors, ships and helicopters deployed to the 2020 RIMPAC exercises have once again proven to be highly capable fighting fo...
1 Sep 2020
New US Air Force Chief promises ‘ruthless capability prioritisation’
New US Air Force Chief of Staff, General Charles Brown, has identified key priorities as the US Air Force transitions from the Cold War-era legacy fo...
1 Sep 2020
Aussie industry delivers 1,000th F-35 infrared imaging capability
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have congratulated the Australian arm of Collins Aerospace for delivering ...
1 Sep 2020
US Navy christens Austal-built LCS USS Savannah
The US Navy has christened its newest Austal USA-built, Independence Class littoral combat ship (LCS), USS Savannah (LCS 28), at a ceremony at the c...
1 Sep 2020
Mentoring Women partners with NSW government to help women transition to defence industry
Mentoring Women, in partnership with the NSW government, has announced the ADF and Veterans Job Program, a course designed to assist female Australia...
1 Sep 2020
Australia provides support for Indonesian COVID-19 response
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has announced Australia is providing a package of up to $2 million of medical personal protective equipment (PPE) inc...
1 Sep 2020
WWII submariners remembered in Albany ceremony
Current and former members of the Royal Australian Navy and the US Navy gathered in Albany, Western Australia, on Monday to remember submariners who ...
1 Sep 2020
USMC European Commander tours HMS Queen Elizabeth prior to joint Indo-Pac deployment
Commander of US Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa, Major General Stephen Neary has toured the Royal Navy’s newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Eli...
31 Aug 2020
Naval Group to launch new South Australian headquarters
Naval Group Australia has announced it will open a new $25 million office in Port Adelaide as the company prepares for the move to the Attack Class su...
31 Aug 2020
Discarding the rose-coloured glasses? ASPI chief warns of China’s statecraft warfare
China’s growth is credited as getting Australia through the GFC, however for many the rising power’s preference for debt diplomacy and state powe...
31 Aug 2020
US DoD war games raise concerns about China’s military parity
US Defense Department war games have revealed the startling level of Beijing’s military parity with the US and its allies, with many in the US defe...
31 Aug 2020
Australian DDG flexes muscle at RIMPAC 2020
Australia’s first Hobart Class guided missile destroyer, HMAS Hobart, has become the first of its class to conduct a live fire trial at the 2020 ...
31 Aug 2020
BAE secures US$495m contract to continue range instrumentation support
The US Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a US$495 million contract to continue to provide a wide range of instrumentation support and sustainment ser...
31 Aug 2020
RUAG Australia secures first contracts to support US Navy F/A-18 Hornets in APAC
RUAG Australia has become the first Australian company to receive an award under the ADAC initiative covering the maintenance, repair and overhaul (...
31 Aug 2020
US Air Force Fourth Fighter Squadron wraps up training in Alaska
The US Air Force’s 388th Fighter Wing’s 4th Fighter Squadron, along with Reservists from the 419th Fighter Wing, returned to Hill Air Force Base ...
31 Aug 2020
RAN hydrographic ship looks to local waters to sharpen skills
The Royal Australian Navy’s hydrographic survey ship HMAS Leeuwin has spent the last two weeks conducting intensive training and evaluation in bea...
29 Aug 2020
Melbourne SME brings welding capabilities to Boxer CRV program
Melbourne-based Able Industries Engineering announced it has received a major international standard for welding practices that enhances opportunitie...
28 Aug 2020
The final countdown: Understanding Babbage’s final five assumptions
Much of the conversation about China’s rise has been dominated by how far behind the eight-ball much of the US-led alliance is. Concerningly, this h...
28 Aug 2020
Blockading the economy key to countering Beijing in event of conflict
Retired US Navy captain and political scientist Bradford Dismukes has proposed an interesting method for curtailing China’s regional militaristic am...

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