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23 Aug 2017

Defence gears up for Taipan repairs

Australia’s MRH90 aircraft manufacturer has finally released repair recommendations following the aircraft’s latest incident aboard LHD HMAS Can...
raaf base pearce to continue integral training role
22 Aug 2017
RAAF Base Pearce continues integral training role
Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) pilots will continue to fly out of RAAF Base Pearce in Western Australia for another 25 years under a new tr...
australia awarded f   regional warehouse
21 Aug 2017
Australia awarded F-35 regional warehouse
BAE Systems Australia will advance its defence presence in Australia, with the US government assigning the prime the role of the F-35 regional warehou...
21 Aug 2017
Lockheed Martin primed for NSW expansion
The countdown for the arrival of Australia's first F-35A Joint Strike Fighters is well and truly on, and global defence giant Lockheed Martin is deep ...
18 Aug 2017
Projects of Concern list grows
The Department of Defence has confirmed two Air Force projects have been added to its Projects of Concern list. ...
17 Aug 2017
ADF prepares for missile threats
As North Korea continues its threats with intercontinental ballistic missiles, a new research agreement with defence industry has been signed to explo...
17 Aug 2017
Countdown is on for Australia's F-35s
Less than 500 days remain until the first two Australian F-35A aircraft arrive in Australia for permanent basing in Williamtown. ...
16 Aug 2017
AIR 5428 project takes flight
Lockheed Martin has celebrated an AIR 5428 milestone, celebrating the Chief of Air Force Air Marshal Leo Davies’ first flight of the in-service PC-...
14 Aug 2017
Billion-dollar Tiger aircraft grounded
Following Airbus’ investigation into the fatal crash of a German variant of the armed reconnaissance helicopter, Australia’s Tiger aircraft have b...
14 Aug 2017
Defence accepts pilot training aircraft
Australia has officially welcomed the first six of its new, cutting-edge training aircraft acquired under AIR 5428. ...

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