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strike & air combat

17 Aug 2018

Boeing delivers Poseidon training simulators to RAAF

Boeing has completed fit-out of the Royal Australian Air Force’s purpose-built P-8A training centre at Royal Australian Air Force Base Edinburgh, wi...
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13 Aug 2018
Primes working together: BAE and Lockheed supporting F-35
BAE Systems Australia and Lockheed Martin have partnered to support critical sustainment training for Australia’s local F-35 workforce ahead of the...
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6 Aug 2018
Preparing the nation’s Top Gun schools: AIR 5428 Phase 1
AIR 5428 Phase 1 will deliver facilities, infrastructure and airfield works for the introduction of the PC-21 aircraft to support the Pilot Training ...
2 Aug 2018
Victorian government provides $1.2m grant for defence SME
Victorian Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll has announced a $1.2 million Local Industry Fund for Transition (LIFT) grant to help Chemri...
27 Jul 2018
Key deliveries pave way for next-gen fighter arrival
Support equipment critical to successful F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) operations in Australia has started appearing at RAAF Base Williamtown as th...
26 Jul 2018
Improving air traffic management and control under AIR 5431
AIR 5431 Phase 2 and 3 are part of the upgrade of fixed airbase air traffic management and control systems, which will see extensive capital work...
25 Jul 2018
Program update for New Air Combat Capability facilities
The $1.8 billion AIR 6000 Phase 2A/B program will provide infrastructure works for key Air Force bases at Williamtown, Tindal, Curtin, Learmonth and...
25 Jul 2018
Exercise Pitch Black to kick off this week
Exercise Pitch Black is a biennial, three-week multi-national large force employment exercise and will be held from 27 July to 17 August 2018. ...
24 Jul 2018
F-35 production and price milestone ahead of first Aussie delivery
The F-35 has been billed as a transformational capability leap for Australian and allied air forces with a price tag comparable to legacy aircraft. De...
24 Jul 2018
EA to host fast jet fatigue and corrosion management event
Engineers Australia and BAE Systems will be conducting a CPD event regarding fatigue and corrosion management in the RAAF’s fast jet fleet. ...

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