Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
Home / News / Defence Industry News - Defence Connect

News

10 Apr 2019
Relationships between Defence, industry and academia key to driving success
As Australia’s domestic defence industry continues to succeed, it has never been clearer that an integral part of keeping the success rolling is ...
10 Apr 2019
Prime confirmed to deliver US$1bn worth of next-gen EW capability
In a major program milestone, the prime contractor responsible for the delivery of the Royal Australian Air Force’s new fleet of MC-55A Peregrine ...
10 Apr 2019
Over 100 jobs to be created as part of RAN’s IT overhaul
The federal government has announced that the Royal Australian Navy will receive a $600 million overhaul on the IT equipment used on its vessels. ...
10 Apr 2019
Indo-Pacific Endeavour opens doors for Aussie defence exports to India
Australia’s Indo-Pacific Endeavour exercise has pulled into port in India, and has created avenues for Australia’s defence industry to capitalise ...
10 Apr 2019
Subcontract signed as pace for Attack Class program picks up
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne and Minister for Defence Industry Linda Reynolds have welcomed the signing of the first major equipment subcontract ...
10 Apr 2019
Contract extension for Army’s ARH Tiger helicopters
The federal government has announced an extension for Airbus Australia Pacific’s through-life support (TLS) contract for the Tiger Armed Reconnaiss...
10 Apr 2019
Australian artillery round on target in new test
The Australian Army’s Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery has successfully tested the new Sensor-fused Munition for Artillery (SMArt) 155mm round...
10 Apr 2019
Stockholders approve Harris and L3 merger
Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies will complete a merger of equals transaction to create L3 Harris Technologies Inc, after they gained approval ...
10 Apr 2019
New research provides insight into serving and ex-serving community in Australia
The Transition and Wellbeing Research Programme has released three major reports that the Departments of Defence and Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) said w...
9 Apr 2019
Forward Defence and Australia's post-war role in regional security (Part 2)
As the war in the Pacific drew to a close, Australia emerged traumatised by the ferocity and effectiveness of the Japanese advance. With a new threat...
9 Apr 2019
Aussie SME Craig International Ballistics delivering life saving equipment
Craig International Ballistics (CIB) is the recognised industry leader of ballistic protection systems in Australia. Through cutting-edge innovation, ...
9 Apr 2019
BAE Systems Australia appoints new shipbuilding managing director
BAE Systems Australia has officially confirmed a new managing director for ASC Shipbuilding as progress on the $35 billion Hunter Class future frigate...
9 Apr 2019
Additional grant funding for Defence STEM strategy
The Schools Pathways Program has been awarded an extra $1.4 million of grant funding, which marks the first step at implementing the Defence Indu...
9 Apr 2019
Government invests in improved information sharing
The government has invested $52.8 million to deliver a deployable computer network that will enhance information sharing with coalition members on the...
9 Apr 2019
ASC submarine experts recognised for Collins Class achievements
Two senior ASC personnel have been recognised for their outstanding professionalism, dedication and contribution to Australia’s Defence and industr...
9 Apr 2019
New Defence CRC chair appointed to lead trusted autonomous systems
Minister for Defence Industry Linda Reynolds has announced the appointment of Dr Michele Allan as the new chair of the Defence Cooperative Research C...
9 Apr 2019
Australian Naval task group joins AUSINDEX 2019
A Royal Australian Navy maritime task group has commenced AUSINDEX, a major biennial exercise with the Indian Navy as part of the developing strategic...
9 Apr 2019
Defence gifts Guardian Class Patrol Boat to Tuvalu
As part of the Pacific Maritime Security Program’s Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement project, the Australian government has gifted a Guardian Class ...
9 Apr 2019
Australian SMEs expand Air Force air combat capability support
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne and Defence Industry Minister Linda Reynolds have announced that a series of Australian SMEs will increase their ro...
8 Apr 2019
From a tyranny of distance to Australia forward: The evolution of Australia’s strategic policy (Part 1)
The rise of Indo-Pacific Asia is presenting a challenge to “business as usual” for Australia’s defence planners, calling into question the histo...

more from defence connect

Apr 24 2019
Duty and honour – The History of the Australian Army (Part Two)
In the days surrounding Anzac Day, Defence Connect will be looking back on the history of the Austra...
Apr 23 2019
Duty and honour – The History of the Australian Army (Part One)
In the days surrounding Anzac Day, Defence Connect will be looking back on the history of the Austra...
Apr 24 2019
US personnel land in NT for Marine Rotational Force-Darwin
The eighth rotation of the Marine Rotational Force-Darwin (MRF-D) is set to begin, after the arrival...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network