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4 May 2017
Shipbuilder faces uncertainty for FFP bid
Unsolved problems with the Navantia-built HMAS Canberra and HMAS Adelaide warships could impact on the Spanish company’s bid for the Future Frigate ...
australian navy to upgrade software
4 May 2017
Australian Navy to upgrade software
The Royal Australian Navy will upgrade its naval navigation and tactical software system to enhance the conduct of its warfare capabilities. ...
4 May 2017
Tasmania eyes defence industry investment
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne visited Tasmania to discuss the potential of Australia’s continuous naval shipbuilding plan and the ...
4 May 2017
Calls for tighter collaboration between defence industry and academia
It is imperative that Australian defence primes step up efforts to develop more effective models to engage with academia in a much more open way, acco...
3 May 2017
Queensland supplier secures LAND 400 partnership
Rheinmetall Defence Australia has announced Brisbane-based company NIOA will be a key supplier of ammunition and armament services in support of its...
3 May 2017
US to expand defence industry presence in Australia
US primes have marked Australia as a major location for business expansion. ...
3 May 2017
Sydney manufacturer’s subsidiary lands US Navy contract
Underwater robotics manufacturer Aquabotix has announced the Naval Supply Systems Command of the United States Department of the Navy has placed an or...
3 May 2017
Defence research lands new talent
The Defence, Science and Technology (DST) Group has welcomed new, young talent as part of their defence graduate program, Research and Innovation (R&...
3 May 2017
DoD announces changes to reporting of ADF operations
The Department of Defence (DoD) and the US-led Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) have reviewed their air strike rep...
3 May 2017
ADF personnel complete specialist training for protection of women
All Australian Defence Force personnel stationed overseas have completed training to better protect the human rights of women and girls, according to...
2 May 2017
Rockwell Collins Australia praised for JSF contribution
The NSW Department of Industry has commended the Rockwell Collins Australia team in Sydney for its involvement in the global Joint Strike Fighter (JSF...
2 May 2017
Government’s SICAF development continues
The Department of Defence (DoD) is seeking to engage with defence industry personnel to develop its Sovereign Industrial Capability Assessment Framew...
2 May 2017
What to look for in a successful defence sustainment program: BAE
A cost-effective value proposition, close connections with Defence and a recent proven record on aircraft maintenance have meant BAE Systems Australia...
2 May 2017
Australia turns attention to regional security in south-west Pacific
HMAS Wollongong embarked on a voyage to the south-west Pacific over the weekend, as part of the Australian Defence Force’s (ADF) commitment to ass...
2 May 2017
Defence Minister visits deployed RAN personnel
Minister for Defence Senator Marise Payne met with Royal Australian Navy personnel aboard HMAS Arunta in the Persian Gulf during its nine-month mariti...
1 May 2017
Australia looks to buy anti-missile defence equipment
The US State Department has approved the possible sale of about $183.7 million on anti-radiation missiles to Australia for its Growler aircraft fleet...
1 May 2017
Queensland capitalises on Future Frigate opportunities
Navantia Australia hosted representatives from Queensland businesses at its Future Frigate industry engagement event in Eagle Farm to brief attendees ...
1 May 2017
Taking NSW innovation to space
A new generation of small satellite operators is being created by a NSW satellite control technology company to help operators gain a foothold in the ...
1 May 2017
Defence stalwart joins Australian technology company
Elbit Systems of Australia has secured the appointment of Rear Admiral (Ret'd) Raydon Gates as a non-executive director on their board. ...
1 May 2017
Defeating Daesh high priority on ministerial visit to Qatar
The Minister for Defence Senator Marise Payne met with Qatar Defence Minister Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah in Doha to discuss shared defence goals....

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