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18 Aug 2020
Airborne electronic warfare deal inked with US DoD
The US Department of Defense and Australian Department of Defence have established an international agreement concerning the co-operative development...
18 Aug 2020
DMTC contract extended for research, supply chain development
The Morrison government has signed a $3.9 million contract extension with DMTC that will help put cutting-edge capabilities into the hands of Australi...
18 Aug 2020
National Science Week: DST ‘saving lives with STEM’
Defence Science Technology (DST) is marking this year’s National Science Week by reflecting on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STE...
18 Aug 2020
Aussie Poseidons sharpen trident in successful training operation
Royal Australian Air Force personnel attached to No. 11 Squadron, supported by No. 92 Wing from RAAF Base Edinburgh, deployed to RAAF Base Learmonth t...
18 Aug 2020
US, UK form coalition to share technical foundation for space operations
The US Space Force reached an important milestone by recently signing an agreement to allow sharing of the Standardised Astrodynamics Algorithm Librar...
17 Aug 2020
Op-Ed: COVID-19 – Are we up for the challenge and the opportunity?
The devastating impact of the COVID-19 virus on Australian business is unprecedented. Many business leaders are focused on the survival of their busin...
17 Aug 2020
Learn the lessons of Australia’s pre-war unpreparedness: Geoffrey Blainey
When war came to Australia’s doorstep in 1940 the nation was in the early stages of a vast industrialisation effort to prepare the nation for confli...
17 Aug 2020
BAE Systems Australia secures Army APC support, sustainment contract
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced a $5.3 million contract extension with BAE Systems Australia to provide technical support to the...
17 Aug 2020
Pacific PASSEX conducted with French patrol vessel
HMA Ships Choules and Huon and French Navy Ship FS d’Entrecasteaux have conducted a Passage Exercise (PASSEX) and flight training serials in the Pac...
17 Aug 2020
'Increased benefit': DST, Air Warfare Engineering Squadron detail collaboration
Air Warfare Engineering Squadron (AWESQN) and Defence Science and Technology (DST) Research Engineering teams have shed light on science-based capabil...
17 Aug 2020
US Air Force B-2 bombers deploy to Diego Garcia to counter China
Three B-2 Spirit Stealth Bombers deployed from the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, to Naval Support Facility Diego Garcia to ...
15 Aug 2020
Northrop Grumman IBCS intercepts multiple targets in contested environment
The US Army successfully engaged multiple targets during a flight test using the Northrop Grumman Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS). The test, ...
14 Aug 2020
Evil Empire 2.0? Australia’s premier strategist raises important question
The concept of the ‘Evil Empire’ galvanised the renewed tensions between the US and Soviet Union following a period of detente. Today, many within...
14 Aug 2020
Expanding opportunities for Aussie industry in Hunter Class program
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has announced a government move to create opportunities for Australian industry in its Hunter Class Frigate Program, ...
14 Aug 2020
Updated Commonwealth procurement guidelines to support Aussie defence industry, SMEs
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced that Australian defence industry businesses seeking to participate in the government’s $270 bi...
14 Aug 2020
Babcock calls for Aussie industry to get involved with LAND 125 bid
Babcock Australasia has announced it will respond to Defence’s call to equip Australian soldiers with next-generation technology, drawing on an exte...
14 Aug 2020
‘Help and guidance’: Land combat plan outlines SICPs for industry
With the release of the Land Combat and Protected Vehicles and Technology Upgrades Plan on Thursday, Minister for Defence Industry Melissa Price has...
14 Aug 2020
In service first, RAN member awarded Victoria Cross
During a special media event held at Government House on 12 August, it was announced that the Queen had approved a posthumous Victoria Cross for Ordin...
14 Aug 2020
ADFA to host virtual Open Day in lieu of live event
The pandemic may have prevented ADFA from hosting its annual Open Day in-person, but this hasn't stopped the event from being streamed online. Minis...
14 Aug 2020
Defence fields industry bids for key ADF equipment
Defence has put out a request for proposals from Australian companies to provide a range of canvas-type products for the Australian Defence Force. ...

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