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12 Dec 2018
Lessons from UK shipbuilding: On Point with Rear Admiral (Ret’d) Bob Love
As part of an extensive career with the Royal Navy, Rear Admiral (Ret’d) Bob Love, CB, OBE transferred key skills to transform the UK naval shipbui...
12 Dec 2018
Aus-US co-operation on display during Exercise Lightning Focus
The Royal Australian Air Force and US Air Force have successfully completed Exercise Lightning Focus to demonstrate the interoperability and capabili...
12 Dec 2018
ADF responds to explosive risk in Vanuatu
The Australian Defence Force has rendered explosive remnants of war as safe, at the request of the Vanuatu government. ...
12 Dec 2018
Defence primes sign refuelling MoA
Lockheed Martin and Airbus will jointly explore opportunities to meet the aerial refuelling needs of US defence customers. ...
12 Dec 2018
UK selects preferred frigate designers; Morocco secures Abrams upgrades
This global wrap-up provides key updates of industry developments across the globe, including new procurement deals, capability introductions and key ...
12 Dec 2018
Navy minehunters notch up achievements during Asian deployment
HMA Ships Gascoyne and Huon have achieved some firsts for the Royal Australian Navy during the ships’ deployment to north-east Asia. ...
11 Dec 2018
Lethal, survivable and connected: Introducing the RAAF’s F-35s
It is the next generation of air combat fighters and the future face of the Royal Australian Air Force and now, it will permanently call Australia hom...
11 Dec 2018
Industry welcomes JSF
The defence industry has welcomed the arrival of Australia’s first two F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to Williamtown, which is estimated to bring $6-9 b...
11 Dec 2018
Final SILVERSHIELD delivery made to Afghanistan
The Australian Defence Force has sent the final delivery of SILVERSHIELD units to the Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces. ...
11 Dec 2018
New task force formed to promote defence opportunity in the Hunter
The Hunter region will have its defence industry capability promoted by a newly-formed high-level advocacy and action group, leading to more Defence c...
11 Dec 2018
Australian aircraft to enforce sanctions on North Korea
Australia will deploy a P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to conduct surveillance in support of the effort to enforce the United Nations Security...
11 Dec 2018
Beca cleans up at NZ defence industry awards
Beca received three out of four New Zealand Minister of Defence Awards of Excellence to Industry during the 21st annual Defence and Industry Forum in ...
10 Dec 2018
F-35s touch down
Defence Connect can confirm that the first two of Australia’s planned 72 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters have successfully landed at RAAF Base Williamtow...
10 Dec 2018
There's no I in team - The ever-improving relationship between Defence and Industry
The key to a strong defence sector is an effective relationship between defence and industry, and this is something that is "constantly improving". ...
10 Dec 2018
F-35 countdown: JSF Joint Program Office kicks of mission capability test
The F-35 program has reached another milestone with the start of formal initial operational test and evaluation (IOT&E) to measure the effectiven...
10 Dec 2018
Creating a modern workforce model for the ADF
Minister for Defence Personnel Darren Chester is encouraging all serving members to review the ADF Total Workforce Model (TWM) as part of an overhaul ...
10 Dec 2018
JFD Australia and Navy wrap up submarine rescue tests
JFD Australia and the Royal Australian Navy have finalised the annual Black Carillon exercise, which tests Australia’s submarine rescue system in a...
10 Dec 2018
Task Group Taji 7 completes training mission in Iraq
The seventh rotation of Task Group Taji, around 300 soldiers, has returned to Brisbane after a successful deployment in Iraq. ...
7 Dec 2018
F-35 countdown: 3 days to go
The clock is ticking down to the arrival of the Air Force's first two F-35s, which are on track to arrive at RAAF Base Williamtown on Monday. Here is...
7 Dec 2018
Serco signs maintenance, engineering and tech deal with ADF
Serco has secured a new contract to provide in-service support for fixed gun emplacements and systems deployed on 23 ships of the Royal Australian Nav...
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