Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.


navantia f
27 Mar 2017
RFT for Future Frigates Program accelerated
The request for tender for the $35 billion Future Frigate Program has officially been brought forward and will be released to the tenderers this week....
williamtown aerospace centre
27 Mar 2017
Defence manufacturer to establish business in Australian aerospace centre
The REDARC Group’s Hummingbird Electronics announced on Friday it will establish its NSW operations business hub at the Williamtown Aerospace Centre...
27 Mar 2017
Spanish firm hosts SEA 5000 industry engagement day in Sydney
Representatives from more than 450 companies attended Navantia's SEA 5000 industry day in Sydney on Friday, 24 March. ...
27 Mar 2017
LAND 400 contender poised for profit growth
Rheinmetall Group, parent company to LAND 400 contender Rheinmetall Defence Australia, has announced it is expecting organic sales growth and earnings...
24 Mar 2017
New maritime college planned for SA
A new shipbuilding school in Adelaide will begin operation in 2018 to train thousands of skilled workers for the new submarines and frigates. ...
24 Mar 2017
Primes, DOD seek Victorian industry engagement for FSP
DCNS, Lockheed Martin Australia and Department of Defence officials from the Future Submarine Program (FSP) hosted the third Future Submarine industry...
24 Mar 2017
H135 training course takes flight
Aerospace manufacturer Boeing Defence Australia has commenced the first H135 Type Conversion course at Nowra’s new Helicopter Aircrew Training Syste...
24 Mar 2017
Prime shipbuilder seeks job applicants
Global shipbuilder and contractor Austal, which is currently tendering for the Commonwealth of Australia's Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) SEA 1180 progr...
24 Mar 2017
DCNS partners with AFL club
French naval defence firm DCNS has announced the company will be an official partner of AFL club the Adelaide Football Club for 2017. ...
24 Mar 2017
Defence eyes improved links with industry as key plank of capability support strategy
The Australian Defence Force is set to dramatically ramp up its push to find new ways of forging improved relationships with industry, describing the...
24 Mar 2017
Local university praised for contribution to defence
Deakin University in Victoria has been highlighted as a major player in developing the Geelong region’s defence and other manufacturing capabilities...
23 Mar 2017
Tasmania secures role in Future Submarine Program
The University of Tasmania (UTAS) has signed a memorandum of understanding with four French defence and maritime technology institutions for work on t...
23 Mar 2017
Tackling the risks of the F-35 program
While much has been said of the controversial fifth-generation Joint Strike Fighter program, the most expensive military weapons system in history, th...
23 Mar 2017
Industry briefings key to maximising Australian industry content
Dutch defence and shipbuilding conglomerate Damen Group has delivered industry briefings in Australia to potential suppliers from the industry, ahead ...
23 Mar 2017
Boeing’s research unit expands scope to capitalise on wider innovation push
Boeing’s Phantom Works International research division is dramatically ramping up its operational scope, aiming to seize on additional opportunities...
23 Mar 2017
Pilot assistance and safety solution integrated into NATO flight trials
Supplier, support provider and integrator of systems RUAG Aviation installed a pilot assistance and helicopter safety solution on the Airbus Helicopte...
22 Mar 2017
Prime wins multimillion-dollar training simulator contract
Rockwell Collins Australia has secured a multimillion-dollar contract from the Department of Defence to supply three Digital Terminal Control System (...
22 Mar 2017
Preparation for JSF gears up under Plan Jericho
Preparation for the fifth-generation Joint Strike Fighter under Plan Jericho is underway, with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) commencing traini...
22 Mar 2017
Why QinetiQ purchased RubiKon Group
Defence Connect caught up with QinetiQ Australia managing director Greg Barsby to get the inside story on why the UK-based defence technology special...
22 Mar 2017
OPV candidate making progress across the globe
Damen, one of the three companies being considered for the Australian government’s $3 billion Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) contract, is making head...

more from defence connect

Oct 16 2019
Photo Essay: HMA Ships arrive in Guam
HMA Ships Stuart, Parramatta and Hobart have arrived in Guam as part of the Royal Australian Navy's ...
Oct 16 2019
South Korea doubles down with new, expanded aircraft carrier plans
Drawing inspiration from the resurgent Royal Navy, South Korea is preparing two plans for a conventi...
Oct 16 2019
Dibb Report 2.0: Paul Dibb enters the ‘Defending Australia’ debate
Renowned Australian strategic policy expert Paul Dibb has launched a scathing assessment of the nati...
Recommended by Spike Native Network