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3 Mar 2017

F-35s make historical arrival in Australia

The first two RAAF F-35A Joint Strike Fighters (JSFs) touched down in Australia for the first time ever at the Avalon International Airshow on Friday....
lieutenant general chris bogdan
1 Mar 2017
F-35 program chief aims for JSF price drop
With accelerated production on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) project, Australia could end up paying US$80 million per aircraft. ...
bae launches online jsf information portal
1 Mar 2017
Prime launches online JSF information portal
An online information portal to promote Australian defence industry to the world has been launched by defence, security and aerospace company BAE Sys...
28 Feb 2017
Team Reaper industry partnership launches at Avalon
Leading manufacturer of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) launched their industry partnership for...
28 Feb 2017
EA-18G Growler arrives in Australia
The first EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft for the Royal Australian Air Force has been welcomed on Australian soil. ...
24 Feb 2017
RAAF to test skills in high-end air warfare exercise
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has deployed to Guam to participate in Exercise Cope North 2017 – a high end air combat and humanitarian assis...
20 Feb 2017
Raptors and Hornets combined training commences
The visiting US Air Force F-22 Raptors have commenced training with the Royal Australian Air Force’s F/A-18 Hornets for the first enhanced air co-op...
15 Feb 2017
RAAF Red Flag 17-1 concludes
After three weeks in Nevada, RAAF personnel have concluded Exercise Red Flag 17-1. ...
13 Feb 2017
US Raptors arrive in Northern Territory
A squadron of United States Air Force (USAF) F-22 Raptors arrived in Australia on Friday ahead of the first Enhanced Air Cooperation (EAC) activity u...
13 Feb 2017
Australia to save 25% on JSF under new Trump deal
Minister for Defence Industry Christoper Pyne has confirmed a 25 per cent reduction in price of the Joint Strike Fighters (JSF) from 2014. ...

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