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dean rosenfield with adam goodes of the indigenous defence consortium
20 Mar 2017
Defence firm on the hunt for Australia MD
Managing director of SAAB Australia Dean Rosenfield has been appointed as new head of Market Area Asia-Pacific, effective 1 January 2018. ...
minister payne and ryamizard ryacudu
18 Mar 2017
Australian and Indonesian defence ministers meet
Minister for Defence Marise Payne met with Indonesia’s Minister for Defence in Sydney on Thursday for the annual Indonesia-Australia Defence Ministe...
17 Mar 2017
CSIRO secures cyber security investment
Defence has invested $2.5 million into CSIRO’s Data61 and various universities to fight against emerging threats to the nation’s cyber security. ...
17 Mar 2017
Hearing begins into Classified Information Agreement with France
Australia’s Classified Information Agreement with France and the Future Submarine Program will be under the spotlight on Monday when it is examined...
17 Mar 2017
NSW SME on the radar for defence and aerospace investment
Central Coast SME StopRotor has shaken up the defence and civil aerospace markets with its innovative drone technology. ...
17 Mar 2017
Australia seeking EOI for F-35 project
The Defence Materials Technology Centre (DMTC), the Australian Department of Defence’s JSF Division and Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group h...
17 Mar 2017
US Defence career path more visible than Australian options, says Raytheon
Raytheon director of emerging markets Mark Noyes has flagged the high visibility of the military within US culture as a key driver of talent acquisiti...
16 Mar 2017
Multimillion-dollar NGTF for Defence unveiled
The Department of Defence has launched a $730 million Next Generation Technologies Fund (NGTF)  to help create ‘super troops’ for the Australian ...
16 Mar 2017
ASLAV turret simulators successfully completed
Thomas Global and Thales Australia have delivered nine upgraded Crew Procedural Trainer (CPT) turrets for the Australian Army’s Australian Light Arm...
16 Mar 2017
Industry expert warns of submarine treaty risks
Dr Andrew Davies of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) has cautioned Australia that France’s nationalised approach to defence industr...
16 Mar 2017
‘The F-35 is the right aircraft for Australia’: Air Vice-Marshal Leigh Gordon
There has been much controversy surrounding the fifth-generation F-35 aircraft, of which Australia has ordered 72, at a cost of up to $17 billion. Hea...
16 Mar 2017
Recruitment agency flags ‘war for manufacturing talent in Sydney’
Brisbane firm RPR Trades – which specialises in supplying labour to the defence and manufacturing sectors – is readying to carve out a slice of wh...
16 Mar 2017
Defence combating family and domestic violence
The Defence Family and Domestic Violence Strategy was launched yesterday by the Department of Defence and Minister for Defence Marise Payne. ...
16 Mar 2017
Industry stalwart poached from multinational defence company
Engineering company SC Group has appointed former QinetiQ operations director Alison Kennett as director and general manager. ...
15 Mar 2017
DCNS urges greater input to future submarine program
Director of strategy and communications for DCNS Australia Brent Clark has implored the industry to come forward to be involved in the Future Submarin...
15 Mar 2017
Boom for defence businesses in anti-submarine warfare
Ultra Electronics has come a long way since acquiring Avalon Systems in 2009. The company has recently been awarded government funding of $1.7 million...
15 Mar 2017
Prime completes AWD combat system trials
Australian and US Lockheed Martin engineers and technicians working with the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance team have successfully completed tes...
15 Mar 2017
Geelong backs defence credentials
It hasn’t been the easiest of times for the Geelong region with the closure of Ford Motor Company, but the once ‘smokestack’ manufacturing regio...
15 Mar 2017
Sales for major defence company surge
Defence and security company Saab released its integrated annual and sustainability report for 2016, revealing strong organic sales growth for the yea...
15 Mar 2017
RUAG receives STC for advanced solution on Italian aircraft
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued RUAG Aviation with a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the installation of the Garmin GTN ...

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