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12 Aug 2019
Successful upgrade of TADRS undertaken
Industry and Defence have been credited for their teamwork to upgrade the ageing fleet of Tactical Air Defence Radar Systems (TADRS). ...
12 Aug 2019
Governor-General approves new chief spook
The Governor-General has accepted the government’s recommendation to appoint Mike Burgess to lead the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation ...
12 Aug 2019
HMAS Canberra completes transport trials for landing craft
HMAS Canberra has successfully completed trials to transport an M1A1 Abrams main battle tank and large vehicle loads ashore near Townsville. ...
9 Aug 2019
Charting the middle path between the US-China strategic competition
Former SAS officer turned government MP Andrew Hastie has issued a call to arms for Australia to chart a middle path between the growing Chinese and A...
9 Aug 2019
Photo Essay: HMAS Canberra returns home
After a six-month, jam-packed deployment, the Royal Australian Navy’s flagship, HMAS Canberra, has returned home to Fleet Base East, Sydney. ...
9 Aug 2019
Calls for Australia to position itself as an ‘honest broker’ requires increased national capacity
The rapidly evolving economic, political and geo-strategic paradigm has prompted many from across Australian politics and strategic think tanks to ca...
9 Aug 2019
Mobile battlespace communication trialled at Talisman Sabre 19
Boeing Defence Australia has announced a first-of-its-kind prototype of ‘on-the-move’ battlespace communication technology was put to the test at ...
9 Aug 2019
Finalists revealed for inaugural Australian Defence Industry Awards
Following a round of fierce competition, the finalists for the inaugural Defence Connect Australian Defence Industry Awards have been announced, recog...
9 Aug 2019
Naval Group Australia welcomes former Chief of Army as independent board director
Naval Group Australia, a subsidiary of French shipbuilding company Naval Group, has appointed the former Chief of the Australian Army, Lieutenant Gene...
9 Aug 2019
BAE Systems wins US Navy operations and safety contract
The US Navy has awarded BAE Systems a prime contractor position on an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to “enhance maritime operatio...
9 Aug 2019
R&D solutions sought for Future Submarine Program combat system
Lockheed Martin has released a call for stage one of an R&D program for the combat system of Australia’s Future Submarine Program. ...
9 Aug 2019
RAAF Test Ranges Squadron shortlisted for IPAA Awards
The Royal Australian Air Force Test Ranges Squadron’s (AFTRSQN) successful Indigenous community engagement initiative has been shortlisted as a fi...
8 Aug 2019
MINDEF outlines plans to expand Australia’s strategic relationship with NATO
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has moved to strengthen Australia’s strategic partnership with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at a ceremony...
8 Aug 2019
Maximising the role of a 5th-generation air force in projecting national power
PhD candidate Peter Hunter’s special report for ASPI has presented a series of important questions about the future of the Royal Australian Air Forc...
8 Aug 2019
Seven companies selected to support major Army projects
Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price has announced seven small businesses that will support the delivery of LAND 400 Phase 2 and LAND 121 Phase...
8 Aug 2019
Lockheed Martin expands multi-domain capability of the F-35
Lockheed Martin, the US Army Integrated Air and Missile Defense (AIAMD) Project Office and US Air Force successfully integrated F-35 track data with...
8 Aug 2019
RAAF undergoes advanced synthetic training
CAE has announced it has supported the Royal Australian Air Force in the trial and implementation of advanced synthetic training capabilities as part...
8 Aug 2019
BAE’s Tamworth flight training business achieves milestone
BAE Systems Australia’s Tamworth-based flight training business has notched up over 280,000 hours in the air, helping the next generation of Austral...
8 Aug 2019
Recognising the legacy of 460 Squadron
The 9th anniversary dinner of the reformation of No. 460 Squadron was recently held under the “G for George” Avro Lancaster Bomber at the Australi...
7 Aug 2019
What’s the end goal of China’s pursuit of Pacific presence?
China has moved to expand its soft power into Australia’s backyard – the south Pacific. The increased push for critical infrastructure developmen...

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