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16 Jan 2020
US Navy surface force commander discusses three points to own future fight
Commander of the US Naval Surface Forces, Vice Admiral Richard Brown, has used an address to the 32nd Annual Surface Navy Association (SNA) Symposium...
16 Jan 2020
Surge in defence export limits supports growth of Aussie defence industry
The Australian Defence Export Controls (DEC) has revealed figures showing an explosion in Australian defence exports, reaching a record of nearly $5 b...
16 Jan 2020
Lockheed Martin to deliver next-gen radar to four nations
Lockheed Martin has announced partnerships with the US government, Spain, Japan and Canada to provide its next-generation solid state radar (SSR) tech...
16 Jan 2020
MIT reveals new approach to aerospace manufacturing
A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have demonstrated the effective use of carbon nanotube film in the manufact...
16 Jan 2020
Young Endeavour sets sail for 2020 youth program
The next generation of young Australians are building their leadership, teamwork and resilience skills on board the Royal Australian Navy ship Young E...
15 Jan 2020
$80bn future submarine program runs aground, again
The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has released a scathing review into the nation’s largest defence program – the $80 billion Attack Cla...
15 Jan 2020
Preparing the nation for a truly sovereign naval shipbuilding capability
2020 is shaping up to be a big year for the government’s $95 billion Naval Shipbuilding Program. As the multibillion-dollar Arafura Class and Hunter...
15 Jan 2020
Peak organisations back Australian space industry awards
Space Connect’s inaugural Australian Space Awards can confirm the support of the leading industry body and government organisation – underpinning ...
15 Jan 2020
US partners with Indo-Pacific allies in WestPac Rumrunner exercise
More than 60 aircraft and 300 personnel from across the US Armed Forces have partnered with the forces of Indo-Pacific allies at Kadena Air Base, Japa...
15 Jan 2020
TDA calls for partners for US Special Operations Forces industry expo
Team Defence Australia (TDA) has sought expressions of interest from Australian export-capable defence companies to participate in Special Operation...
15 Jan 2020
Lockheed Martin to deliver 50 new C-130Js to US government
Lockheed Martin has secured a US$3 billion ($4.3 billion) deal to provide the US government with 50 new C-130J Super Hercules tactical air lift aircra...
15 Jan 2020
Papua New Guinea lends a hand during Australian bushfires
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has thanked Papua New Guinea for its support to Australia’s bushfire response after the deployment of PNG military p...
14 Jan 2020
Going it alone: White proposes confronting reality for Australia’s strategic future
Hugh White has called for Australia’s strategic and political leaders to envisage a world where the nation will be required to embrace its national ...
14 Jan 2020
US Navy leadership refuses to accept ‘hollow force’ in face of future challenges
As the US Navy pursues its goal of 355 ships, acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly has stressed the importance of maintaining the qualitative edg...
14 Jan 2020
Expanded Training Systems Centre ready to train next-gen Navy crews
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced the completion of the $24 million extension of the Navy Training Systems Centre at Randwick Bar...
14 Jan 2020
TDA calls for Defence Services Asia 2020 expo industry participants
Team Defence Australia (TDA) has sought expressions of interest from Australian export-capable defence companies to participate in Defence Services ...
14 Jan 2020
Defence announces LAND 400 Phase 3 industry capability roadshow
The Centre for Defence Industry Capability (CDIC) has announced an Australian industry capability roadshow for the multibillion-dollar LAND 400 Phase ...
14 Jan 2020
Fijian military responds to support Australia’s bushfire fighting
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has thanked Fiji for its offer of military support provided to Australia in response to the nation’s bushfire emerge...
14 Jan 2020
Navy frigate deploys to Middle East to support allied presence
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has farewelled the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Toowoomba as it deployed to the Middle East to participate in ...
13 Jan 2020
The growing importance of morals in foreign and defence policy
In a world of growing ‘grey areas’, the often ‘black and white’ of morality is not as distinct – political and hybrid warfare and embolden...

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