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25 Jan 2018

Final Super Hornet aircraft arrive home

The final contingent of the Royal Australian Air Force’s strike aircraft has returned home to RAAF Base Amberley, marking the end of Australia’s a...
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24 Jan 2018
Project of concern seeking more funds from government
Defence will be asking the government for more funds to go towards the Civil Military Air Traffic Management System, according to the Australian Natio...
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23 Jan 2018
F35 designer ramps up recruitment
Recruitment is underway for workers on Australia’s F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters, the first two of which are due to arrive later this yea...
22 Jan 2018
Growlers to deploy overseas for international exercise
Four EA-18G Growler aircraft and crews from Number 6 Squadron at RAAF Base Amberley are preparing to deploy on their first international exercise. ...
18 Jan 2018
Australia to welcome new participant to biennial war exercise
Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne has confirmed India will join Australia and some of its key allies in the 2018 Exercise PITCH BLACK. ...
17 Jan 2018
Super Hornets to return to Australia
Two Royal Australian Air Force Super Hornets have flown their final missions in their air strike operations in Iraq. ...
17 Jan 2018
US$642m Ballistic Missile Defence System contract awarded
The Missile Defence Agency in Alabama has awarded a US$641.6 million contract to perform Ballistic Missile Defence System tests for multiple radar pla...
16 Jan 2018
Aerospace prime celebrates two decades in Australia
Boeing recently celebrated 20 years since establishing its defence headquarters in Brisbane. ...
9 Jan 2018
Defence prime partners with ASX-listed counter-drone tech company
ASX-listed developer of counter-drone technology Department 13 (D13) has entered into a partnership with Raytheon to develop new counter-drone technol...
22 Dec 2017
Strike aircraft to return home
Australia’s six F/A-18F Super Hornets will return to Australia in January, marking the end of Australia’s air strike operations in Iraq and Syria....

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