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16 Mar 2017
Industry stalwart poached from multinational defence company
Engineering company SC Group has appointed former QinetiQ operations director Alison Kennett as director and general manager. ...
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15 Mar 2017
DCNS urges greater input to future submarine program
Director of strategy and communications for DCNS Australia Brent Clark has implored the industry to come forward to be involved in the Future Submarin...
15 Mar 2017
Boom for defence businesses in anti-submarine warfare
Ultra Electronics has come a long way since acquiring Avalon Systems in 2009. The company has recently been awarded government funding of $1.7 million...
15 Mar 2017
Prime completes AWD combat system trials
Australian and US Lockheed Martin engineers and technicians working with the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance team have successfully completed tes...
15 Mar 2017
Geelong backs defence credentials
It hasn’t been the easiest of times for the Geelong region with the closure of Ford Motor Company, but the once ‘smokestack’ manufacturing regio...
15 Mar 2017
Sales for major defence company surge
Defence and security company Saab released its integrated annual and sustainability report for 2016, revealing strong organic sales growth for the yea...
15 Mar 2017
RUAG receives STC for advanced solution on Italian aircraft
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued RUAG Aviation with a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the installation of the Garmin GTN ...
14 Mar 2017
Land 400 contender reveals new partners for tender bid
Rheinmetall Defence Australia has announced a supply agreement with Victorian manufacturer and SME Nezkot for the delivery of products and services to...
14 Mar 2017
New data visualisation tools for the Department of Defence completed
Data to Decisions CRC and a team from the University of South Australia have created two new visualisations for the Department of Defence and other go...
14 Mar 2017
Analysing ALIS – the ‘brains’ behind the JSF
While much has been said about the steel and advanced electronics behind the F-35, it is the Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) that gives ...
14 Mar 2017
Australian Industry Capability Plan key to linking industry to Defence programs
The Australian Industry Capability (AIC) Program, which aims to create opportunities for Australian industry to compete on their merits for Defence co...
14 Mar 2017
Avalon Airshow 2017 smashes record
The Avalon International Airshow broke attendance records this year, with over 210,000 people taking in the show. ...
14 Mar 2017
Thales Australia appoints new VP strategy
Thales Australia CEO Chris Jenkins has announced the appointment of Gary Dawson as vice president strategy, with additional responsibility for externa...
13 Mar 2017
Industry to collaborate with Victorian aerospace manufacturer
The Defence Science and Technology Group will collaborate with Grollo Aerospace to provide Australian defence with an enhanced capability for evaluati...
13 Mar 2017
Controversy, cost and Trump: The F-35 Program in the eyes of its Chief Officer
The fifth-generation F-35 is a stealthy, data-driven jet designed to perform ground attack and air defence missions. It represents a "quantum leap in ...
13 Mar 2017
Hearing into Future Submarine Program continues
The joint standing committee on treaties will hold a public hearing in Canberra tomorrow on the Framework Agreement for the Future Submarine Program (...
13 Mar 2017
Clarity, simplicity key for business owners in Defence industry
Both clarity and simplicity are vital components that business owners active in the defence sector ignore at their peril, according to Afterburner Aus...
13 Mar 2017
German company acquires US fuel servicer
Fluid Mechanics, one of the US’s leading servicers of fuel injection systems for high, medium and slow speed diesel engines, says it will continue t...
13 Mar 2017
Aviation supplier qualifies CAST-easy for Tornado jet platform
Airbus Defence and Space has announced the RUAG Aviation CAST-easy (countermeasure advanced system test equipment) chaff and flare simulator solution...
10 Mar 2017
Adelaide company secures licence for defence innovation
Adelaide-based company Precise Advanced Manufacturing Group has secured the licence to commercialise and market a unique drilling tool developed by th...

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