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NEW MATERIALS RESEARCH TO ENHANCE SUBMARINE STEALTH

NEW MATERIALS RESEARCH TO ENHANCE SUBMARINE STEALTH Defence has signed a 3-year collaboration agreement with universities and industry to develop new acoustic materials that will make Australian submarines harder to detect. The $1.5 million Defence Science and Technology (DST) agreement, supported...
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ADF TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE INTER-KOREAN COMPREHENSIVE MILITARY AGREEMENT

ADF TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE INTER-KOREAN COMPREHENSIVE MILITARY AGREEMENT Following a request from the United Nations Command, the Australian Defence Force (ADF) has deployed a small number of military personnel to the Korean Peninsula to support the implementation of...
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Nova Systems Drives Diversification in STEM and Defence Industry

Nova Systems Drives Diversification in STEM and Defence Industry   Nova Systems is driving diversification in STEM and the Defence Industry through its ongoing participation in the ‘The Future Through Collaboration’ (TFTC) mentoring program.   The 2019 program was officially opened today...
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SmartSat CRC set to propel Australia into the global space industry

  SmartSat CRC set to propel Australia into the global space industry   Today, the Federal Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews announced the success of the SmartSat Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) proposal led by The University of South Australia...
LIFESAVING REDWING PROGRAM SILVERSHIELD UNITS FOR AFGHANISTAN

LIFESAVING REDWING PROGRAM SILVERSHIELD UNITS FOR AFGHANISTAN

LIFESAVING REDWING PROGRAM SILVERSHIELD UNITS FOR AFGHANISTAN Defence has engaged Brisbane-based Australian industry supplier, L3-Micreo to manage the production, manufacture and delivery of more than 14,000 additional life-saving SILVERSHIELD units to the Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces. SILVERSHIELD is a...
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NAVY EMBARKS ON MAJOR IT OVERHAUL

NAVY EMBARKS ON MAJOR IT OVERHAUL   The IT equipment the Navy uses on its ships will receive a major overhaul worth hundreds of millions of dollars. The Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, have announced the Government will strengthen...
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AUSTRALIAN AND INDIAN DEFENCE INDUSTRY TEAM-UP ON BOARD HMAS CANBERRA

AUSTRALIAN AND INDIAN DEFENCE INDUSTRY TEAM-UP ON BOARD HMAS CANBERRA Thales Australia has signed a teaming agreement with Kalyani Group, an Indian auto ancillary and defence company, to compete for the upcoming close quarter battle carbine procurement for India’s Ministry...
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RAAF RECEIVES LATEST P-8A POSEIDON AIRCRAFT

RAAF RECEIVES LATEST P-8A POSEIDON AIRCRAFT   Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and Minister for Defence Industry, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC have announced receipt of the latest P-8A Poseidon aircraft into the Royal Australian Air Force...
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NAVAL SHIPBUILDING COLLEGE ON COURSE FOR SUCCESS

NAVAL SHIPBUILDING COLLEGE ON COURSE FOR SUCCESS On the back of a successful first year, the Naval Shipbuilding College is forging ahead to support the nation’s naval shipbuilding workforce development. The Australian Government established the College in April last year to...

A SAFER AUSTRALIA — BUDGET 2019–20 DEFENCE OVERVIEW

A SAFER AUSTRALIA — BUDGET 2019–20 DEFENCE OVERVIEW   The Morrison Government’s number one priority is keeping Australians safe and secure. The 2019–20 Budget sees continued strong investment in Australia’s national security, with a particular focus on enhancing our regional security,...

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