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All F-35 maintenance to be performed in Australia

Joint Strike Fighter All F-35 maintenance to be performed in Australia Byline: Kym Bergmann / Canberra Speaking to the media on August 23 August in Canberra, Lockheed Martin’s F-35 program manager Tom Burbage explained that once Australia’s F-35s are delivered they will...
Australian Airforce Aviation Auction

EX-MILITARY AIRCRAFT SALE DIRECT FROM THE AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE

EX-MILITARY AIRCRAFT SALE DIRECT FROM THE AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE • Australian Airforce first ever Aviation auction • Timed to the Avalon Air Show 22 Feb – 4 Mar 2019 • Twenty Eight (28) Aircraft offered for sale to the general public • Plus...

AIR 5428 – SOME DELAYS, BUT FOR A GOOD REASON

AIR 5428 – SOME  DELAYS, BUT FOR A GOOD REASON As the Royal Australian Air Force moves towards its plan of transforming itself into what it calls “the world’s first 5th-Generation Air Force”, the way the service, and indeed, the...
Steven Ciobo and Andrew Sanderson

Defence and industry leaders ‘break the ground’ at future JSF engine facility

Defence and industry leaders ‘break the ground’ at future JSF engine facility TAE Aerospace today held an event to mark the start of construction on its new aerospace facility in Bundamba, Queensland. The facility is the future home of the...
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Embraer Successfully Performs First Flight of the Series Production KC-390 Multi-mission Airlift

Embraer Successfully Performs First Flight of the Series Production KC-390 Multi-mission Airlift   Gavião Peixoto, Brazil, October, 9, 2018 – Embraer achieved another important milestone today with the completion of the maiden flight of the first series production multi-mission medium airlift...

Boeing delivers Chinook maintenance training devices to Australian Army

  Boeing delivers Chinook maintenance training devices to Australian Army Boeing has teamed up with subcontractor Kratos Defense & Security Solutions and the Capability, Acquisition and Sustainment Group to equip the Australian Army with the most sophisticated Chinook maintenance training system...
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Quantum sensors to make Australia safer

Quantum sensors to make Australia safer One hundred years ago, a new science, Quantum Mechanics, had to be devised to try to explain unexplainable phenomena that had been discovered in the microscopic world. Quantum Mechanics has been blowing our minds...
KONGSBERG awarded JSM Joint Strike Missile contract

KONGSBERG awarded JSM Joint Strike Missile contract with Japan

KONGSBERG awarded JSM Joint Strike Missile contract with Japan Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (KONGSBERG) has entered into contract with Japan to supply the initial deliveries of JSM (Joint Strike Missile) for their fleet of F-35 fighter aircrafts. The JSM...
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AIR 7003- Australia decides on ‘Reaper’ – but which one?

AIR 7003- Australia decides on ‘Reaper’ – but which one?   The November 16 decision that Australia will acquire armed UAVs – or Remotely Piloted Vehicles in the RAAF’s lexicon – from the ‘Reaper’ family came as no particular surprise.  They...
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RAAF ROULETTES AN INTEGRAL PART OF PILOT TRAINING SYSTEM

RAAF ROULETTES AN INTEGRAL PART OF PILOT TRAINING SYSTEM   The Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) Roulettes today unveiled the new colour scheme for their PC-21 aircraft. Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and Minister for Defence Personnel, the Hon...

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