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14 Feb 2019

Northrop Grumman wins FMS contract for Australian and UK P-8s

Northrop Grumman has secured a fixed price contract to support the delivery and integration of key aircraft systems for the Boeing P-8 Poseidon aircr...
11 Feb 2019
European aerospace giants team up for 6th-gen combat aircraft concept study
European aerospace companies, Airbus, Dassault, Safran and MTU Aero Engines have partnered to initiate a series of joint concept study (JCS) agreement...
11 Feb 2019
Shaping the next generation of Mavericks: On Point with WGCDR (AAFC) Paul Martin Hughes JP
The arrival of the F-35 has sparked the imagination of many young Australians seeking to step into the cockpit and take to the skies. For Wing Command...
6 Feb 2019
Europeans seek to provide strike capability to Aussie drones
European missile specialist MBDA is ramping up its presence locally to provide Australia’s yet-to-be-selected, armed UAS system with the next-genera...
6 Feb 2019
Lockheed Martin responds to F-35 performance concerns
Following another Pentagon report raising concerns about the capability of the F-35, Lockheed Martin has responded to reassure operators like the RAAF...
5 Feb 2019
F-35 contract modification to support Australian industry opportunities
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $31.3 million contract modification to support sustainment services for the Royal Australian Air Force’s fleet o...
5 Feb 2019
US Air Force pursuit of weaponised hypersonics gathers pace
Following recent advancements by peer adversaries like Russia and China, the US Air Force has redoubled efforts to develop weaponised hypersonic capab...
4 Feb 2019
Balancing legacy and 5th-gen capabilities: On Point with AIRCDRE Kitcher
The introduction of fifth-generation capabilities like the F-35 is changing the nature of the RAAF. Balancing the different operating and sustainment...
4 Feb 2019
Potential civilian casualty incident in Mosul identified by Defence
The Department of Defence has confirmed that an Australian airstrike or nearby Coalition airstrikes in the Al Shafaar neighbourhood of Mosul on 13 Jun...
1 Feb 2019
Lockheed Martin rolls out the Netherlands’ first F-35
The Netherlands’ first operational F-35 has been rolled out in front of government and aerospace industry officials at Lockheed Martin’s facility ...
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