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10 Feb 2017
Submarine project jeopardised by SA power supply
The future of Australia’s submarine and naval shipbuilding projects are at risk because of unreliable energy supply in South Australia, said Ministe...
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10 Feb 2017
Support rising for Defence Industrial Capability Plan
Speaking at an event in Canberra on Monday, Kate Louis from the Defence Industry Policy Division said the industry has shown its support for the deve...
10 Feb 2017
Creating and defining sovereign capabilities essential for industry future
Determining what sovereign capabilities are, and how to better invest in them, is essential for the development and success of the industry, said CEO ...
9 Feb 2017
Naval Shipbuilding Plan release imminent
The plan that will bring together all of the elements of the government’s continuous naval shipbuilding strategy will be released “imminently”, ...
9 Feb 2017
IDC signs agreement with WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
The Indigenous Defence Consortium (IDC) has signed a strategic relationship agreement with leading engineering professional services consulting firm W...
9 Feb 2017
Disruptive technology key to industry’s future success
Speaking at a conference in Canberra, BAE Systems Australia CEO Glynn Phillips said the relevance of innovation and ‘disruptive technology’ is sig...
9 Feb 2017
Defence industry pushes for more Australian exports
Australia needs to break out of its ‘modest mindset’ and endeavour to become a global player in defence export, according to Minister for Defence...
9 Feb 2017
Hawkei combat vehicles confirmed for delivery
Minister for Defence Marise Payne has confirmed that the final 22 Thales Australia Hawkei’s for testing will be delivered on time. ...
9 Feb 2017
King Air 350 simulator celebrates 5,000 hours of training
Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) officers and officials and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester celebrated the milestone at a ce...
8 Feb 2017
Boeing Defence Australia announces partnership with Indigenous Defence Consortium
Aerospace company Boeing Defence Australia has partnered with the Indigenous Defence Consortium (IDC) to further advance the inclusion of Indigenous-o...
8 Feb 2017
Accenture delivers new codification system to Defence
Leading global professional services company Accenture has helped the Australian Department of Defence develop and deploy a new cloud-based NATO supp...
8 Feb 2017
Confidence in defence industry future expected to rise
As the 1Q2017 Australian Defence Industry Sentiment Index survey commences, confidence within the defence industry is expected to remain on the up, in...
8 Feb 2017
New cost agreement reached for F-35 jets
Prime contractor Lockheed Martin has reached an agreement with the US Department of Defense for the cost of the next order of aircraft, LRIP 10, whic...
7 Feb 2017
Minister confirms JSF and Growler will debut at Avalon Airshow
Defence Minister Marise Payne has confirmed the Joint Strike Fighters (JSF) F-35As AU-001 and AU-002 and the EA-18G Growler will be the star attractio...
7 Feb 2017
Schiebel awarded RAN Camcopter contract
The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has awarded Austrian manufacturing company Schiebel Group a contract to provide its Camcopter S-100 unmanned helicopte...
7 Feb 2017
Future looks bright for Cairns SMEs
Businesses and workers in the Cairns region are to set to benefit after Thales Australia secured a $55 million contract to service all of the Navy...
7 Feb 2017
SA gets new edge with Defence Innovation Partnership
South Australia is establishing the Defence Innovation Partnership, a new organisation that will generate defence-related research and development act...
7 Feb 2017
Italian naval frigate docks in Adelaide to secure contract
Fincantieri's FREMM frigate ITS Carabiniere docked in Adelaide over the weekend as it begins its tour of Australia, in a bid to secure a multibillion...
6 Feb 2017
Australian technology innovators considered for US FCT program
The US Department of Defense’s Comparative Technology Office (CTO) will meet with the Australian defence industry to assess capabilities for conside...
6 Feb 2017
14 Australian tech innovators shortlisted for Aerospace Innovation Awards
Fourteen Australian innovators from both the civil and military sector have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2017 Aerospace Australia Limited Ind...

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