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18 Mar 2019
New funding round begins for Veterans Capital Works Grant Program
The Victorian government has invited veteran-supporting organisations to apply for grants of up to $200,000 to “spruce up” their buildings and fa...
18 Mar 2019
HMAS Choules completes Vanuatu training and engagement mission
The Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Choules has farewelled Vanuatu after the successful completion of bilateral training and engagement exercises wit...
18 Mar 2019
Leidos wins cyber mission engineering services contract with US Navy
The US Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic has awarded a US$962 million contract to Leidos to provide engineering and informatio...
18 Mar 2019
US reaffirms commitment to South China Sea with new naval and air operations
The US has sought to reassure regional allies with renewed freedom of navigation and air operations over contested islands in the South China Sea, as...
15 Mar 2019
Over $350,000 provided in funding for latest round of Veteran and Community Grants Program
Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Darren Chester has announced more than $390,000 worth of grants in the latest round of the Veteran and Community Gra...
15 Mar 2019
ASC welcomes more apprentices and engineers
South Australia-based ASC has hired a new batch of six apprentices and five engineering graduates to work on its submarine programs in South Australi...
15 Mar 2019
Minister welcomes electronic warfare specialists to Adelaide
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has officially opened SRC Australia’s new Adelaide office at Mawson Lakes as part of the company’s domestic grow...
15 Mar 2019
Queensland defence industry’s frontline comes to the Sunshine Coast
Defence industry leaders from across Queensland have converged on the Sunshine Coast for the second meeting of the Queensland government’s Ministeri...
15 Mar 2019
US approves foreign military sale for Australian Air Defence Capability
The US Department of State and Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) have formally signed-off on a US$240.5 million foreign military sale (FMS)...
15 Mar 2019
Collaboration between primes key to AIR 6500 success: Boeing
The complexity of integrating inter-service platforms is one of the major challenges for AIR 6500 bidders. For Boeing, the success of integrating indi...
14 Mar 2019
Strike, airpower and ‘multi-domain battle’ dominates US 2019-20 budget
As Australia debates the need for renewed long-range strike platforms, the US is re-orientating its posture and defence industry focus to drive the d...
14 Mar 2019
RUAG Australia proves use of supersonic particle deposition technology
RUAG Australia has proven that the use of supersonic particle deposition (SPD), an additive metal manufacturing technology, is a reliable solution for...
14 Mar 2019
Australian industry partners secure additional US Army simulation contract
Perth-based Calytrix Technologies in collaboration with Newcastle-based TitanIM have secured additional funding to develop a solution for the US Army...
14 Mar 2019
Quantum signs contract with RAN over provision of stabilisers
Quantum has confirmed it will provide stabilisers for the Royal Australian Navy’s Arafura Class Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) fleet, which are under...
14 Mar 2019
SYPAQ partners with Army to support battlefield UAS logistics
The Australian Army has partnered with the Defence Innovation Hub to award an Army Innovation Day contract to SYPAQ to develop and demonstrate a next...
14 Mar 2019
Labor to remain committed to future subs but push for viability review
Ahead of the expected May poll, opposition spokesman on defence Richard Marles has reaffirmed Labor’s commitment to the $50 billion future submarine...
13 Mar 2019
Rheinmetall brings the fight with LAND 400 Phase 3 offering
German armoured vehicle manufacturer Rheinmetall has presented the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) and Lynx Manoeuvre Support Vehicle (MSV) for t...
13 Mar 2019
Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019 launches in WA
Minister for Defence Industry Linda Reynolds has launched Indo-Pacific Endeavour 19 (IPE 19) with the departure of HMA Ships Canberra, Success, Newca...
13 Mar 2019
CSIRO expands Australian robotics and autonomous systems R&D infrastructure
CSIRO’s Data61 has announced the launch of its new Robotics Innovation Centre in Queensland, a purpose-built facility for developing defence and civ...
13 Mar 2019
ASC and Schneider Electric collaborate to build on submarine engineering skills
South Australia-based ASC and Schneider Electric have announced a partnership to support the Royal Australian Navy’s Collins Class submarine sustain...

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