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australia endorses defence relationship with spain
7 Jun 2017
Australia endorses defence relationship with Spain
Australia has continued to strengthen its defence relationship with Spain, with Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne meeting with one of his...
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6 Jun 2017
Victorian SMEs selected by LAND 400 contender
BAE Systems Australia yesterday announced agreements with the Victorian defence industry worth more than $200 million as part of its bid for LAND 400,...
6 Jun 2017
LAND 400 contender unveils SME partners
One of the downselected tenderers for the $20 billion LAND 400 project has announced teaming agreements with Victorian defence industry SMEs. ...
6 Jun 2017
Bringing the Integrated Investment Program to life
Defence’s Integrated Investment Program (IIP), released conjointly with the 2016 Defence White Paper, is aimed at guiding the implementation of the ...
6 Jun 2017
Queensland seeing increased industry engagement
The release of the 2016 Defence White Paper was the starting point of unprecedented investment in Australia’s defence capabilities, with the increas...
6 Jun 2017
OPV tenderer building up its Australian board
A German firm looking to build 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels for the Royal Australian Navy has appointed a respected Australian military figure and a for...
6 Jun 2017
Government engaging defence to replace mining boom: DMTC
The Australian government’s move to forge closer links with the local defence industry can be attributed to a conscious effort to replace the income...
6 Jun 2017
Defence ICT in the spotlight
Cyber security in the defence and national security sector has been the focus of much conversation in recent months, with various reports discussing t...
6 Jun 2017
Underwater drone start-up product placed on GSA Schedule
Massachusetts-based Aquabotix, which recently listed on the ASX, has announced its Endura drone has been approved for placement on the General Service...
5 Jun 2017
Mind the gap – Australia’s Future Submarine capabilities
Developing Australia’s defence capabilities has been a key focus of the Turnbull government, particularly the nation’s naval capabilities given th...
5 Jun 2017
Defence pitched special operations hub
West Australian government officials have put forward an ambitious pitch to the federal government to establish a new hub in WA aimed at enhanced coll...
5 Jun 2017
Australian innovation prowess too often ignored: Takor
While Australians have a standout capacity for inventing new products and furthering groundbreaking technological innovation, all too often locally-gr...
5 Jun 2017
OPV program a starting point for potential export opportunities
As the competition heats up for the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) tender, the international tenderers continue to look at consolidating their commitmen...
5 Jun 2017
Global F-35 fleet could benefit from new engine developments
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies,. has announced the successful completion of performance testing of its Fuel Burn Reduction De...
2 Jun 2017
Australian SMEs propelled into global supply chain
Local defence businesses will have enhanced export opportunities, following the signing of new global supply chain (GSC) program agreements with two m...
2 Jun 2017
DCNS CEO weighs in on SA v WA shipbuilding debate
The Western Australia government has made it no secret it is dissatisfied with the amount of shipbuilding work that has fallen the way of South Austra...
2 Jun 2017
Defence spending central to broader economic plan
While delivering a capability edge to the Australian Defence Force is the main goal of the $195 billion investment outlined in the 2016 Defence White ...
2 Jun 2017
Defence satellite partnership extended
Minister for Defence Marise Payne has announced the extension of the Department of Defence’s C1 satellite partnership with Optus. ...
2 Jun 2017
Queensland moves to recognise local defence businesses
The Queensland government has unveiled a new award to recognise the state’s capabilities in defence industry businesses, an inclusion the governme...
1 Jun 2017
JSF project creates new defence jobs in Newcastle and Adelaide
Defence has announced a $37.5 million contract with Lockheed Martin Australia to provide the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) with deployable mission...

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