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bae systems backs jorn solution as tender decision nears
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...
western australia to receive   m investment in defence infrastructure
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...
23 Feb 2017
Bringing the defence industry vision to life: Glynn Phillips
Delivering on the vision of the 2016 Defence White Paper and expanding the nation’s defence exports will be no easy feat, but BAE Systems Australia ...
23 Feb 2017
NSW outlines 5 stages of new defence industry strategy
The NSW government has launched its new defence strategy, with five stages outlined to set out a roadmap for the state to follow. ...
23 Feb 2017
SAAB secures Interpol contract
Defence and security company Saab has received an order for delivery of specially customised CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) sam...
23 Feb 2017
Molan urges government to open up on Defence risks facing Australia
Major General Jim Molan (retired) has called on the Australian government and members of parliament to adopt a far more open approach to handling Defe...
23 Feb 2017
Defence White Paper bringing in new research dollars: CSIRO
CSIRO science director and deputy director of manufacturing Dr Cathy Foley said the Defence White Paper was being used as a stimulus for putting resea...
22 Feb 2017
NSW launches Defence and Industry Strategy
The NSW government launched its new strategy to drive growth across the NSW defence industry yesterday, with the strategy set to provide a major boo...
22 Feb 2017
US company acquires Australian SME
AMS Group, a group of innovative technology and logistic support service companies in the US, has acquired Australian SME Military & Aviation Spar...
22 Feb 2017
AIDN weighs in on sovereign capabilities debate
Australian Industry & Defence Network (AIDN) has thrown its support behind proposals put forward by BAE Systems Australia CEO Glynn Phillips in r...
22 Feb 2017
Boeing Defence Australia appoints new vice president
Darren Edwards has been named as vice president and managing director of Boeing Defence Australia (BDA), the company’s largest international subsidi...

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