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26 Feb 2018

AIR 5431 contract signed and removed from projects of concern list

After running more than two years behind schedule, Airservices Australia and the Department of Defence have reached an agreement with Thales Australia...
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22 Feb 2018
Wedgetail fleet receives upgrades
The first phase of upgrades to Australia’s E-7A fleet has been completed, with the aircraft receiving new satellite position broadcast technology. ...
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21 Feb 2018
Physiological episodes hit RAAF aircrews
The US Navy is investigating the cause of physiological episodes affecting its own aircrew, as well as Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornet...
20 Feb 2018
Defence dragged into Barnaby Joyce scandal
The political scandal gripping Australia has now thrown light on Barnaby Joyce’s use of defence force chartered flights. ...
16 Feb 2018
Australia on the hunt for more JSF contracts
Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne has revealed over 50 Australian companies have shared in $1 billion worth of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter con...
15 Feb 2018
SME to conduct trials with Singapore to advance assisted reality tech
TAE Aerospace’s Fountx has partnered with Singapore’s ST Aerospace, which will see Fountx conduct user trials of its assisted reality technology, ...
13 Feb 2018
JSF project delivers $1bn goldmine to Australian industry
Australian industry is reaping the benefits of the global F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, with local companies already securing over $1 billion in...
12 Feb 2018
MBDA partners with more Australian SMEs
An Australian company has signed a contract with MBDA to explore alternative production options for the MMP anti-tank guided missile launch tube. ...
12 Feb 2018
RAAF to test skills in Guam
Royal Australian Air Force personnel have deployed to Guam to participate in Exercise Cope North 18, an annual high-end air combat and humanitarian as...
9 Feb 2018
US General travels to Australia
One of the most senior figures of the US Armed Forces slipped in and out of Australia this week, visiting Darwin and Sydney. ...

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