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Australia and United States first countries to use Cooperative Engagement Capability between Navies

Australia and United States first countries to use Cooperative Engagement Capability between Navies In a first for our respective navies, HMAS Hobart has successfully tested a communications capability, proving her ability to share sensor information and real-time combat system data...
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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...

Australia takes delivery of 10th joint strike fighter

Australia takes delivery of 10th joint strike fighter   The tenth F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) to be delivered to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has arrived at US Air Force Luke Air Force Base (AFB) in Arizona, joining Australia’s...
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THALES AUSTRALIA ONESKY FACILITY OPENING

THALES AUSTRALIA ONESKY FACILITY OPENING The brand new Thales Australia World Trade Centre offices were officially opened by Defence Minister Christopher Pyne in Melbourne today, paving the way for further progress in the OneSKY project. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for...
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DEVELOPING AUSTRALIA’S WORKFORCE BEHIND THE DEFENCE FORCE

DEVELOPING AUSTRALIA’S WORKFORCE BEHIND THE DEFENCE FORCE Australia’s transformative Naval Shipbuilding College has been officially opened. The College will deliver a coordinated, national approach to workforce development and skilling for our naval shipbuilding enterprise. Minister for Defence Christopher Pyne officially opened the...
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OVER 1000 JOBS SUPPORTED IN LANDING HELICOPTER DOCK AND LANDING CRAFT SUSTAINMENT AGREEMENT

Naval Ship Management will partner with the Australian Defence Force to sustain and support Landing Helicopter Docks (LHD) and LHD Landing Crafts (LLCs) over the long term under a historic new agreement. Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP...

AUSTRALIA FURTHER STRENGTHENS REGIONAL MARITIME SECURITY

Australia is continuing its commitment to regional maritime security through an upgrade of wharf and shore-based infrastructure by Fletcher Morobe Constructions Limited at Papua New Guinea’s (PNG’s) Lombrum Naval Base on Manus Island. Minister for Defence, the Hon...

Lockheed Martin partners with University of Adelaide

Lockheed Martin partners with Uni of Adelaide The Hon. Steven Marshall, Premier of South Australia, and Senator David Fawcett, Assistant Minister for Defence, will today launch a new partnership between the University of Adelaide and technology and innovation company Lockheed...

THALES STRENGTHENING LOCAL MUNITIONS CAPABILITY WITH NEW AGREEMENTS

THALES STRENGTHENING LOCAL MUNITIONS CAPABILITY WITH NEW AGREEMENTS Thales Australia has today expanded their partnership with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) to offer the latest munitions solutions to Australian Defence Force. Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP,...

Minister for Defence Industry, Steven Ciobo attends Royal Australian Navy Testing of Stand Off...

_________________________________________________________________________ Minister for Defence Industry, Steven Ciobo attends Royal Australian Navy Testing of Stand Off Detection prototype. The Royal Australian Navy has been testing EPE’s Maritime PRIED system in Darwin this week. This project awarded under the Defence Innovation Hub to...

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