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14 May 2019
On Point: Growing roles and applications for UAVs in the ADF
Unmanned aerial systems are revolutionising the ADF, from combat mission support to intelligence and humanitarian roles, and yet it is still early da...
6 May 2019
On Point: Future-proofing the anti-submarine warfare capabilities of the Hunter
The $35 billion Hunter Class program is set to revolutionise the anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capabilities of the Royal Australian Navy. Future-proof...
23 Apr 2019
Utilising autonomous systems for transport safety: On Point with Seeing Machines
Autonomous systems are the way forward in defence, but while these capabilities are coming along in leaps and bounds, it remains clear that the human...
7 Mar 2019
The evolving nature of Defence consultants: On Point with Greg Barsby, QinetiQ Australia
As Australia’s defence industry adjusts to a period of unprecedented investment, defence consultants like QinetiQ are adapting to support government...
20 Feb 2019
Guiding Defence’s R&D and innovation agenda: On Point with Dr Alex Zelinsky
The Chief Defence Scientist has the core responsibility of guiding and nurturing the Defence Science and Technology (DST) agenda to ensure that the A...
11 Feb 2019
Shaping the next generation of Mavericks: On Point with WGCDR (AAFC) Paul Martin Hughes JP
The arrival of the F-35 has sparked the imagination of many young Australians seeking to step into the cockpit and take to the skies. For Wing Command...
4 Feb 2019
Balancing legacy and 5th-gen capabilities: On Point with AIRCDRE Kitcher
The introduction of fifth-generation capabilities like the F-35 is changing the nature of the RAAF. Balancing the different operating and sustainment...
25 Jan 2019
Australia’s growing undersea warfare capability: On point with Gavin Henry & Daniel Dent, Thales
With an ever-increasing focus on the Indo-Pacific region by military powers, the need to grow Australia’s undersea warfare capabilities has never be...
14 Jan 2019
Focusing on Navy’s future capabilities: On point with RADM Jonathan Mead
Relationships are critical to the successful transformation of the Royal Australian Navy. For Rear Admiral Jonathan Mead, Commander Australian Fleet,...
21 Dec 2018
Building business connections with the ADF: On Point with Matt Hill
Unprecedented investment in the ADF has opened the door for Australian SMEs to embrace opportunity for domestic and international success. But as Matt...
12 Dec 2018
Lessons from UK shipbuilding: On Point with Rear Admiral (Ret’d) Bob Love
As part of an extensive career with the Royal Navy, Rear Admiral (Ret’d) Bob Love, CB, OBE transferred key skills to transform the UK naval shipbui...
27 Nov 2018
Technology is changing the way the army fights and integrates: MAJGEN McLachlan
While Navy and Air Force are enjoying high-profile coverage of new platforms like F-35 and the Hobart Class, Army has been quietly plugging away, focu...
21 Nov 2018
Breaking into the export market as an SME: On Point with Amanda Holt
In this edition of On Point, CEO of SYPAQ Systems Amanda Holt joins Phil Tarrant to share her advice for SMEs looking to navigate and capitalise on th...
13 Nov 2018
Developing a leading-edge safety system: On Point with Eden Attias
With the drone industry growing rapidly, both for recreational and commercial applications, drone safety is a consideration that will undoubtedly grow...
1 Nov 2018
Life after defence in industry: On Point with Troy Huckstepp
Defence prides itself on building and shaping leaders. For Troy Huckstepp of Downer, his career experience with Defence made it easier to transfer th...
25 Oct 2018
The role of leading from the front: On Point with Riccardo Bosi
Australia’s commissioned and non-commissioned officers are held up as exemplars of the attributes, business leaders, entrepreneurs and innovation ec...
17 Oct 2018
The final countdown to Invictus: On Point with Andrew Wilkinson
There is less than a week to go before the kick off of the 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney, which provide an opportunity for wounded, injured or sick ...
15 Oct 2018
To infinity and beyond: On Point with Karl Rodrigues, Australian Space Agency
With development underway in Australia to build a reputable and respected space agency, and $41 million allocated to the sector over a four-year perio...
10 Oct 2018
Target: On Point with Steen Bisgaard of GaardTech and SME growth
Brisbane-based SME Gaardtech has identified a gap in the market, providing high-quality silhouette, 2D targets, 3D/3D mobile targets, signature and d...
1 Oct 2018
On Point: Correcting the record on JSF with Neale Prescott
It is the largest defence project in history and has been billed as the future of air combat capability for Australia, the US, UK and other global all...

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