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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...
28 Aug 2020
Elbit partners with Qld-based Intellidesign for next-gen enhanced tactical computer
Elbit Systems of Australia and Intellidesign have partnered for Australian production of the next-generation Enhanced Tactical Computer Mark 7 (ETC MK...
28 Aug 2020
Leidos subsidiary test flies second X-61A Gremlins in DARPA test
Leidos subsidiary Dynetics has successfully test flown a second X-61A Gremlins Air Vehicle (GAV), as well as the Gremlins airborne recovery system, f...
28 Aug 2020
HMAS Arunta becomes first upgraded frigate to fire missiles at RIMPAC 2020
Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Arunta, the first frigate to complete the Anzac Midlife Capability Assurance Program, has successfully fired sur...
28 Aug 2020
NT government, CDIC calling for Darwin harbour ship lift EOI
The Northern Territory government is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from suitably qualified contractors to oversee and manage the design and ...
27 Aug 2020
PODCAST: Building organic Australian capabilities – Keith Johnson, Leidos Australia
Prime organisations like Leidos Australia play a crucial role in supporting the growth of Australia’s defence industry capability and are pivotal t...
27 Aug 2020
Strategic policy expert warns of hubris when responding to China
Former defence department official Ross Babbage has issued a powerful warning for Australian and allied strategic planners as they seek to respond to...
27 Aug 2020
Responding to Beijing's growing might requires a considered Australian response
With the Prime Minister announcing more money to support Australia’s defence and national security overhaul, strategic policy experts Bates Gill, A...
27 Aug 2020
Navy selects iXblue’s inertial navigation systems for Arafura Class OPVs
The Royal Australian Navy has selected iXblue’s inertial navigation systems and gyrocompasses to equip the Arafura Class offshore patrol vessels. ...
27 Aug 2020
OSI Integrated Bridge Systems key to successful completion of AOR sea trials
Canadian-based OSI Maritime Systems’ Integrated Bridge Systems have played a pivotal role in the successful completion of sea trials by the Royal Au...
27 Aug 2020
Submarine Institute 2020 conference to proceed as planned
The Submarine Institute of Australia (SIA) has confirmed that the Indo-Pacific’s leading forum for information sharing and debate on submarines and...
27 Aug 2020
British Army ‘battle lab’ to lead technology innovation for battlefield edge
The UK Ministry of Defence will invest £3.1 million ($5.65 million) into the Defence Innovation Centre, along with a further £2.6 million ($4.74 m...

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