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26 Feb 2019
UMS SKELDAR expands thanks to Euro contract win
Europe’s leading provider of rotary unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) platforms, UMS SKELDAR, has announced the company has grown to nearly 100 employee...
27 Feb 2019
Training milestone for AIR 5428 project
The Lockheed Martin-led team delivering the AIR 5428 project has achieved its latest milestone, reaching commencement of training in January of this ...
28 Feb 2019
Lockheed Martin to support Australian industry development through mentorship program
Lockheed Martin Australia has announced the establishment of a relationship with Clearbox Systems to assist the small, innovative high-tech company to...
8 Apr 2019
Babcock lands counter-CBRNE contract
Babcock Australasia has announced it has been awarded the counter – chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (C-CBRNE) capability ...
23 Apr 2019
Fifth-generation fighters and the keys to regional dominance
As the fifth-generation revolution continues to transform Australian and allied air forces, regional air forces have been modernising and expanding t...
23 Apr 2019
Lockheed Martin Australia chief executive retires
Vince Di Pietro has retired from his role as chief executive of Lockheed Martin Australia after nearly two and a half years in the position. ...
22 May 2019
The importance of project managers in delivery of Australia’s defence capability
With an unprecedented period of investment in Australia’s defence capabilities, project managers entrenched in industry are playing a pivotal role i...
22 May 2019
DST supports Navy’s at sea replenishment
Defence scientist Jenny Mathew has completed a prize-winning study of the Royal Australian Navy Canberra Class Landing Helicopter Dock resupply opera...
8 Oct 2019
Naval Group launches Australian subsidiary
In a major boost to the long-term sustainability of Australian industry, Naval Group has announced the launch of Naval Group Pacific, which will be op...
10 Oct 2019
Naval Group announces major Industry 4.0 partnership with Flinders University
A new Industry 4.0 partnership between Naval Group and Flinders University will focus on the new applications of advanced technologies in South Austra...
7 Apr 2020
Leidos Australia adds Aeronautics to LAND 129 project bid
Leidos Australia has confirmed it has added the Aeronautics Ltd to its bid for the replacement of the Australian Army’s Tactical Unmanned Aerial Sy...
13 May 2020
COVID-19 claims scalp of another industry expo
Growing concerns about continued international and domestic travel restrictions have claimed the scalp of yet another defence industry expo, leaving 2...
20 May 2020
Another casualty: Regional naval expo decision announced
COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on domestic and international travel, throwing conferences and industry conventions around the world out of order. Now we h...
19 Jun 2020
archTIS secures first defence industry contract with Northrop Grumman
Northrop Grumman has purchased an initial 50 licences of archTIS’ Kojensi cloud platform to securely share information for its business development ...
16 Jul 2020
Naval Group, ASC partner in search for future sub engineers
SEA 1000 prime contractor Naval Group has partnered with ASC to launch their inaugural graduate program, aimed at identifying and training the aspirin...
24 Jul 2020
Raytheon Australia announces partnership for LAND 129 Phase 3
Raytheon Australia has announced it is teaming with Schiebel Pacific to lodge a tender response for the LAND 129 Phase 3 Tactical Unmanned Aerial ...
18 Aug 2020
Naval Architecture program to boost Aussie naval shipbuilding capability
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have announced the launch of a new Naval Architecture program at the Unive...
26 Aug 2020
PM, Defence Minister announce $1bn worth of defence initiatives to boost COVID recovery
Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have released a $1 billion post-COVID inves...
27 Aug 2020
Canberra-based SME secures $20m Defence contract
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have announced that Canberra-based company Datapod (Australia) has been a...
2 Sep 2020
Whiskey Project secures sovereign watercraft supply chain contract
Veteran-owned The Whiskey Project has announced the acquisition of boat manufacturer and trusted government supplier Yamba Welding & Engineering ...

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