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9 Nov 2017

Raytheon signs contract for new anti-aircraft missile system

Defence and Raytheon Australia have signed a $12.1 million contract for stage one of the Army’s new anti-aircraft missile system. ...
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8 Nov 2017
F-35 simulator to arrive in Australia next year
Australia is set to take delivery of its F-35 full mission simulator next year after the first simulator systems were delivered to the Israeli, Italia...
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8 Nov 2017
US defence budget report hints at what Australia could pay for new equipment
Australia could end up paying around US$172 million for each of the seven planned MQ-4C Triton unmanned surveillance aircraft and around US$37 million...
2 Nov 2017
Australia and US developing Next Generation Jammer
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Australia and the US has been signed for the development of the Next Generation Jammer. ...
2 Nov 2017
Aerospace hub launched at Williamtown
A new defence, security and aerospace hub developed by a NSW university, with support from the NSW government, has opened at Williamtown. ...
31 Oct 2017
Gearing up for Australia’s future joint battle management system
The race to secure the coveted AIR 6500 contract is well and truly underway, and one contender has taken Defence Connect through what it has planned t...
26 Oct 2017
ADF offers closed-door briefing to senators over drones
Australian Defence Force (ADF) chiefs offered senators a private briefing over surveillance drones as they were questioned over the suspension of C...
25 Oct 2017
Australian spy planes withdrawing from the Philippines
Minister for Defence Marise Payne has confirmed two Australian Defence Force AP-3C Orion aircraft will be gradually withdrawn from the Philippines, st...
24 Oct 2017
Israel selects missiles put forward for LAND 400 Phase 2
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has awarded Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd a contract to supply more than 1,000 SPIKE LR 2, fifth generation el...
23 Oct 2017
Contract awarded to protect Aus and US from electronic threats
Harris Corporation has received a US$133 million contract to supply electronic jammers to protect US Navy and Australian F/A-18 Hornet and Super Horne...

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