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19 Apr 2017
Political stalwart reappointed as advocate for Victorian defence industry
Former federal minister Greg Combet has been reappointed by the Victorian Labor government as the state’s defence industry advocate. ...
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19 Apr 2017
F-35s soar to new heights
The US Air Force successfully deployed a small number of F-35A Lightning II aircraft over the weekend on a long-planned training deployment to Europe....
19 Apr 2017
6th rotation of US Marines to arrive in Australia
The next rotation of United States Marines will begin arriving in Darwin, Northern Territory this week to commence their sixth rotation through northe...
18 Apr 2017
NSW software developer secures Navy contract
Surry Hills-based company Cirrus Real Time Processing Systems has signed a contract with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) that will see advanced new ma...
18 Apr 2017
Maximising Australian Defence Force personnel capabilities
Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group has partnered with Engineers Australia to present a lecture focused on minimising challenges faced by defen...
18 Apr 2017
Boeing recognises Australian research giant with technology award
Aerospace behemoth Boeing has recognised Australian research agency CSIRO’s outstanding performance in research and development, naming the agency a...
18 Apr 2017
The F-35 maintenance contract – getting ready for the Australian rollout
BAE Systems aerospace director Steven Drury has highlighted some key focal points of the firm’s approach to the F-35 maintenance contract as it prep...
18 Apr 2017
Defence Reserves Support Council appoints national chair
The Minister for Defence Personnel Dan Tehan has announced the appointment of Jane McAloon as the national chair of the Defence Reserves Support Counc...
13 Apr 2017
Grant propels Adelaide SME into global defence market
Magill-based company Supashock will receive over $400,000 from a commercialisation grant under the Entrepreneurs' Programme to develop its dynamic sus...
13 Apr 2017
Defence receives new generation refuelling vehicles
The first three of 100 new aviation refuelling vehicles have been delivered to the Royal Australian Air Force Base Amberley. ...
13 Apr 2017
Aerospace giant officially unveils new Australian HQ
Boeing, the world’s largest aerospace company, has officially opened its newest office in Adelaide, South Australia, as part of its expansion in the...
13 Apr 2017
Leidos Australia seeking out local SMEs
Defence and technology company Leidos Australia has put the call out for Australian suppliers to facilitate its bid for an upcoming Defence request fo...
13 Apr 2017
RUAG Australia leads tech discovery for aircraft
A RUAG Australia project has shown how supersonic particle deposition (SPD) repair technology can provide cost-savings and maintain platform performan...
13 Apr 2017
Audit findings question aviation tender process
The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has said Australia may pay too much for the combined civil and military air traffic management system OneS...
13 Apr 2017
BAE Systems Australia all set for F-35 maintenance assignment
BAE Systems Australia – the company that landed the contract to maintain the new batch of F-35 jet fighters due to arrive on Australian shores next...
12 Apr 2017
Penske wins major engine maintenance contract
Victorian-headquartered Penske Power Systems has been revealed as the successful recipient of a $78 million contract to deliver diesel maintenance and...
12 Apr 2017
Canada sets sights on Australian workers
One of North America’s largest shipbuilding companies is headhunting Australian workers to join its firm to work on Canada’s future combatant ...
12 Apr 2017
Exec tips SMEs on how to crack prime supply chain
Diversity of access to top-flight defence sector capabilities is key to SMEs hoping to gain access to primes’ supply chains, according to one senior...
12 Apr 2017
Sovereign capabilities framework to be explained in Canberra
Australian Business Defence Industry (ABDI) will host a seminar early in the new financial year to coincide with the unveiling of the highly-anticipat...
12 Apr 2017
BAE Systems primed to deliver technical edge to ADF: Phillips
BAE Systems Australia is perfectly positioned to provide the ADF with the technological edge it will need to rely on going forward, according to the f...

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