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Defence industry partnership offers Space Camp USA scholarship to students
June 04 2024
High school students are being offered the opportunity to attend Space Camp USA under a partial scholarship between Australian defence company Electro...
BlackSky secures space-based imagery, analytics contract
Space-based imagery and analytics company BlackSky has secured a US$7 million contract renewal to provide space-based imagery and analytics monitoring services to an...
June 03 2024
Australian, Chinese defence ministers discuss recent dangerous incidents
Australian Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles has led a “complex, but respectful” discussion with counterpart China Minister of National Defense Admiral Dong...
June 03 2024
US Secretary of Defense endorses industry collaboration principles at Shangri-La Dialogue
The US government has endorsed a series of principles for Indo-Pacific Defence Industrial Base Collaboration on the sidelines of the 21st Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore...
June 03 2024
Dangerous mismatch: Rhetoric, funding and outcomes not up to snuff, warns ASPI head
The time for the rubber to hit the road is now fast approaching for the Albanese government, as the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) budget report details a...
June 03 2024
Runway extension, aircraft parking upgrades completed at strategic Nackeroo Airstrip
Critical runway extension and aircraft parking upgrades have been completed at Nackeroo Airstrip in the Northern Territory.
June 03 2024
Australia to send F-35s to Exercise Bersama Lima in first fifth-gen outing
The Australian Defence Force will send F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to Exercise Bersama Lima later this year, heralding the first time a fifth-generation aircraft has...
June 03 2024
US Navy awards Austal AU$779 million contract modification for ASW capability
The US Navy has awarded Austal USA a contract modification for the construction of the T-AGOS 25, the lead ship of the T-AGOS ocean surveillance program, valued at AU$779...
May 31 2024
Australian, Indonesian military personnel collaborate at Exercise Albatross
Australian and Indonesian military personnel have successfully completed Exercise Albatross AusIndo 24 in Bali, Indonesia.
May 31 2024
Australia approves $31m energy and humanitarian aid package to Ukraine
The Australian federal government has announced energy and humanitarian assistance for Ukraine under a new $31 million support package.
May 31 2024
ASC announces submarine engineering placements in Hawaii
Australia’s submarine company, ASC, has announced a series of international placements within the US submarine industrial base in Hawaii.
May 31 2024
Deputy PM to attend Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore
Australian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Richard Marles will meet with key international leaders at the 21st Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore this week, as...
May 31 2024
Elexon launches new facility 9 months after fire
Elexon Group has celebrated the launch of their new facility, entering a new era of Elexon 2.0, with the ambitious goal of zero delays, zero defects, and zero returns.
May 31 2024
Sweeping changes shake up Raytheon’s Australian leadership team
Raytheon Australia is set for a major shake-up as nearly half of its leadership team were confirmed to have left the global prime "effective immediately".
May 30 2024
USS Emory S. Land submarine tender arrives in Darwin
Australia has welcomed the United States’ submarine tender, the USS Emory S. Land, to Darwin for a port visit.
May 30 2024
Defence opens Navy Training Systems Centre - West in Perth
The Australian Defence Force has officially opened Navy Training Systems Centre - West in Perth.
May 30 2024
If Australia is serious about preparing, what does our ‘Rocky montage’ moment look like?
We have heard consistently over the last decade, at the very least, that Australia needs to prepare a “whole-of-nation” response to face the most serious...
May 30 2024
Rumour mill gets it wrong: Scuttlebutt surrounding HMAS Anzac transfer to Philippines sinks
Rumours of a possible transfer agreement between Australia and the Philippines for the now-decommissioned HMAS Anzac (III) has spectacularly fizzled out.
May 30 2024
Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide readies final report for September
The Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide is entering its last stages as a final report is prepared for delivery by 9 September this year.
May 30 2024
Cause unknown: Developmental F-35 fighter jet crashes and burns on take-off
A developmental version of the F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter jet has crashed after take-off in the United States.
May 29 2024