Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
Home / News / Defence Industry News - Defence Connect

News

raydon gates
28 Feb 2017
Multinational secures board appointment of Australian defence stalwart
Former chief executive of Lockheed Martin Australia and New Zealand Rear Admiral Raydon Gates (retired) has been appointed as non-executive director...
team reaper
28 Feb 2017
Team Reaper industry partnership launches at Avalon
Leading manufacturer of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) launched their industry partnership for...
28 Feb 2017
Firm awarded $14.5m RAAF contract
Defence services and training systems provider CAE has been awarded a $14.5 million contract by the Australian government for the Royal Australian Ai...
28 Feb 2017
EA-18G Growler arrives in Australia
The first EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft for the Royal Australian Air Force has been welcomed on Australian soil. ...
28 Feb 2017
Australian shipbuilder to employ 100 new apprentices
Australian shipbuilder Austal will recruit and employ more than 100 new apprentices in the next seven months, as it increases its workforce to build n...
28 Feb 2017
Australian aircraft designer wins 2017 Lawrence Hargrave Award
John Corby has won the prestigious biennial Lawrence Hargrave Award of the Royal Aeronautical Society Australian Division for 2017. ...
28 Feb 2017
Navies training off the WA coast
More than 17 ships and aircraft are descending on the Western Australian coast for one of the largest maritime warfare exercises held by the Royal Aus...
28 Feb 2017
Defence Connect to deliver essential Avalon insights
The much anticipated International Airshow Avalon 2017 today kicks off at Avalon Airport, Geelong, Victoria, with Defence Connect there ready to deliv...
28 Feb 2017
Afterburner Australia’s ‘Flawless Execution’ of business performance boosting programs
Christian Boucousis – an ex-RAAF pilot turned business performance coach – has been a key member of the team driving Afterburner Australia’s Fle...
27 Feb 2017
BAE Systems backs JORN solution as tender decision nears
With the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG) expected to announce the outcome of the competitive tender process for the Jindalee Opera...
27 Feb 2017
WA to receive $100m investment in defence infrastructure
The federal government has announced it will invest over $100 million in Western Australia in navy-related industry. ...
27 Feb 2017
Austal’s PPB-R Detailed Design Review on schedule
The Detailed Design Review (DDR) of the Austal $306 million Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement (PPB-R) Project has been successfully completed on time an...
27 Feb 2017
BAE Systems produce strong 2016 financial results
The financial performance of global defence provider BAE Systems for 2016 has been considered a success, with a revenue increase of £1 billion ($1.6...
27 Feb 2017
Ex-RAAF fighter pilot brings strategic thinking to business performance niche
Former RAAF fast-jet pilot Christian Boucousis is the driving force behind Afterburner Australia, a company offering cutting-edge high-performance co...
27 Feb 2017
Molan calls for readjustment of Defence policy amid shifting strategic priorities
Retired Major General Jim Molan has made the case for Australia’s Defence policy settings to be dramatically realigned in light of a rapidly changi...
24 Feb 2017
Master planning finalised for Shoalwater Bay enhanced training area
Defence has finalised its master planning activity for upgrades to the Shoalwater Bay and Townsville training areas. ...
24 Feb 2017
NSW defence industry strategy to provide economic opportunity
NSW is aiming to seize economic investment and job growth opportunities with the launch of their own Defence and Industry Strategy, as prompted by th...
24 Feb 2017
Security challenges in a changing global balance of power
Retired Major General Jim Molan has outlined a set of major security challenges, highlighting emerging pressure points within an unpredictable global ...
24 Feb 2017
RAAF to test skills in high-end air warfare exercise
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has deployed to Guam to participate in Exercise Cope North 2017 – a high end air combat and humanitarian assis...
24 Feb 2017
NIOA receives ISO QMS certification
NIOA, Australasia’s largest privately-owned supplier of small arms and ammunition, has received re-certification to the new ISO 9001:2015 quality ma...

more from defence connect

Apr 23 2019
Duty and honour – The History of the Australian Army (Part One)
In the days surrounding Anzac Day, Defence Connect will be looking back on the history of the Austra...
Apr 23 2019
Lockheed Martin Australia chief executive retires
Vince Di Pietro has retired from his role as chief executive of Lockheed Martin Australia after nea...
Apr 23 2019
Fifth-generation fighters and the keys to regional dominance
As the fifth-generation revolution continues to transform Australian and allied air forces, regiona...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network