20 Jul 2017

Australia’s third F-35A on track for delivery

The Royal Australian Air Force’s third F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) A35-003 is making progress along the production line at the Lockheed Martin ...
Landing the JSF maintenance contract
20 Jul 2017
Landing the JSF maintenance contract
TAE chief executive Andrew Sanderson has outlined the specifics of the Joint Strike Fighter jet engine maintenance contract the firm has won. ...
18 Jul 2017
ADF a first mover of the integrated fifth-generation air force
The managing director of one of Australia’s leading defence companies has identified Australia and its Air Force as key players in the world’s dev...
11 Jul 2017
Hypersonic flight tests successful
The Defence, Science and Technology (DST) Group and US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) have successfully completed experimental hypersonic fligh...
7 Jul 2017
Australia welcomes its full fleet of Growlers
Australia has welcomed its final two EA-18G into its Growler electronic attack fleet, with a flypast over RAAF Base Amberley. ...
6 Jul 2017
Defence accepts upgraded Hawks
The first cohort from the Royal Australian Air Force’s 79 Squadron has commenced training with the latest digital standard of Hawk advanced jet tra...
6 Jul 2017
Two Wedgetails to receive full upgrade by 2019
Following the government’s announcement of the $582.5 million upgrade of the Royal Australia Air Force’s (RAAF) E-7A Wedgetail aircraft yesterd...
5 Jul 2017
F-35 ‘nerve centre’ opened at RAAF base
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has unveiled the first of the Royal Australian Air Force’s F-35A Joint Strike Fighter facilities at R...
5 Jul 2017
Aerospace prime secures $582 million project
The federal government has unveiled a $582.5 million project to upgrade the capabilities of the Royal Australia Air Force’s E-7A Wedgetail aircraft,...
29 Jun 2017
US approves Aus request for spy planes
The US government has given in-principle approval for Australia to purchase up to five Gulfstream G550 aircraft with modified intelligence, surveillan...
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