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22 Mar 2017
Military communications capabilities expanded for Aus, US and allies
American multinational company Boeing launched the ninth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) system into orbit on Sunday. The satellite will provide the US a...
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21 Mar 2017
Shock resignation of DCNS Australia CEO
DCNS Australia chief executive Sean Costello has resigned, barely a year after DCNS was announced as the successful candidate to deliver the $50 billi...
21 Mar 2017
Civmec and ASC enter into MoU for OPV tender
Australian-based Civmec, owned by Forgacs Marine and Defence, announced a memorandum of understanding with ASC Shipbuilding to jointly bid for the bui...
21 Mar 2017
Confidential defence information under microscope at parliamentary hearing
Australia’s Classified Information Agreement with France and the Future Submarine Program (FSP) were under the spotlight yesterday when they were...
21 Mar 2017
Industry backs NGTF investment
Key industry groups have expressed their support and commitment to the recently announced Next Generation Technologies Fund (NGTF). ...
21 Mar 2017
Medical countermeasure opportunities for defence on the rise
NSW hosted an information session on the Next Generation Technologies Fund (NGTF) Medical Countermeasures Program. ...
21 Mar 2017
ACT looks to grow local economy and defence industry
The ACT government is aiming to further diversify the local economy and create more jobs through the launch of the ACT Defence Industry Advisory Board...
21 Mar 2017
Raytheon execs on equipping Australian F-35’s
US-based defence technology and innovation specialist Raytheon is currently fitting out the Australian version of the F-35, the fighter jet that made...
21 Mar 2017
DST Group award open for nominations
The Defence Science and Technology Group’s Eureka Prize for Outstanding Science in Safeguarding Australia, which recognises outstanding science or t...
20 Mar 2017
Spanish frigate arrives in SA amid looming billion-dollar RFT decision
Navantia-built Spanish frigate ESPS Cristóbal Colón docked in the Outer Harbour wharf in Adelaide on Friday to demonstrate the capabilities they ...
20 Mar 2017
DST Group seeking EOI for battlefield recording
The Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group is calling on Australian industry and universities to develop a new system to combat battlefield threat...
20 Mar 2017
Boeing signs $3.4bn contract with US, sets sights on Australia
Prime aviation provider Boeing and the US government have signed a five-year, $3.4 billion contract through which the Army, and a customer outside the...
20 Mar 2017
Boeing’s Phantom Works International triple research threat explained
Boeing’s Phantom Works International director Shane Arnott caught up with Defence Connect to divulge some key aspects of the way the innovation and...
20 Mar 2017
Helicopter Aircrew Training System development progressing
The development of a $157 million Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) at 816 Squadron at HMAS Albatross was inspected by government representat...
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. ...
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...

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