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11 Aug 2017

Drone manufacturing takes flight in NSW

A former naval dockyard in NSW has become home to a state-of-the-art drone manufacturing operation, delivering products with scope for defence and com...
uas capability acquisition under fire
10 Aug 2017
UAS capability acquisition under fire
As the Australian Air Force marks the end of an era with the withdrawal of the Heron remotely piloted aircraft from service, questions have been raise...
australia farwells heron uas capability
10 Aug 2017
Australia farewells Heron UAS capability
Remotely piloted aircraft Heron has officially been withdrawn from service with the Royal Australian Air Force. ...
8 Aug 2017
Third Australian F-35A nears completion
Australia’s third F-35A Joint Strike Fighter, A35-003, is edging closer to production completion, receiving its Australian-made vertical tail. ...
4 Aug 2017
Hornet sustainment contract extended
Support for the Royal Australian Air Force's Classic Hornet fleet has been extended, with the government awarding a $145 million sustainment contract...
4 Aug 2017
Northrop Grumman to capitalise in Australian market
After successfully securing the $223 million JP 2008 Phase 5B2 project, Northrop Grumman Australia chief executive Ian Irving has his sights set on g...
4 Aug 2017
UAS provider notches up 1 million hours
An unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) company, and provider of ScanEagles to the Australian Defence Force, has achieved an enormous milestone, marking up...
2 Aug 2017
Australia closes in on next 8 F-35s
Australia’s next lot of eight F-35A Joint Strike Fighters could be delivered early, according to Lockheed Martin Aeronautics’ director of F-35 in...
31 Jul 2017
F-35 project to deliver decades' worth of benefit to Aus industry
As Australia’s third F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) A35-003 makes its way along the production line, Lockheed Martin is projecting the Australian ...
31 Jul 2017
Hawk 127 fleet receives upgraded air combat training solutions
Cubic Global Defense (CGD) has delivered more than 60 P5 Combat Training Systems (CTS/TCTS) with air combat maneuvering instrumentation (ACMI) pods fo...

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