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Joint Statement: Australia and Papua New Guinea defence ministers’ meeting

On 5 October Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles hosted Defence Minister Win Bakri Daki for the 2023 Australia-Papua New Guinea Defence Ministers’ Meeting in Geelong, Victoria. The two Ministers reaffirmed the deep and broad defence partnership between Papua New...
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Gilat wins satcom deal with US

Gilat Satellite Networks announced that the US Department of Defense awarded a $10 million follow-on order to one of the company’s US-based subsidiaries, DataPath. This additional order is for DKET 3421 terminals, transportable satcom hubs that deliver the operational...
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Advanced Power Drives receives grant for UAS propulsion

Advanced Power Drives (APD), now known as Hargrave Technologies, has been awarded a $278,936 Sovereign Industrial Capability Priorities (SICP) grant to support operations critical to Australia’s Defence.Advanced Power Drives is a developer of UAS power electronics solutions, specialising in...
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Embraer delivers upgraded fifth E-99 aircraft

Embraer has delivered to the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) its fifth EMB 145 AEW&C aircraft, upgraded and designated as E-99M in the FAB. The aircraft has been updated to perform Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) functions, as well...
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Rheinmetall Electronics UK signs Armed Forces Covenant

Rheinmetall Electronics UK has pledged to support those who serve, or have served in the  forces by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.By signing the covenant, Rheinmetall Electronics UK will commit to honour and support the Armed Forces Community and...
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GE Aerospace selected by Bell for V-280 Valor Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft

GE Aerospace announced the selection by Bell Textron Inc., a Textron company, for work on the development of a Common Open Architecture Digital Backbone (COADB), Voice and Data Recorder, and the Health Awareness System (HAS) for the Bell V-280...
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Rheinmetall showcases PATH A-Kit for autonomous capabilities

At this year’s AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition, Rheinmetall is showcasing its PATH Autonomous Kit (A-Kit) on a variety of platforms to demonstrate the system’s ability to transform any vehicle platform into an autonomous powerhouse.The Rheinmetall PATH A-Kit is...
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ARTEC partners set up new Boxer subsidiary in UK

The shareholders of ARTEC GmbH (Krauss-Maffei Wegmann GmbH & Co. KG, Rheinmetall Landsysteme GmbH and Rheinmetall Defence Nederland B.V.) have elected to set up a new subsidiary in the United Kingdom, ARTEC Boxer UK Ltd.The company will be a...

Unit 42 Attack Surface Threat Report highlights the need for attack surface management capabilities

Palo Alto Networks recently published its 2023 Unit 42 Attack Surface Threat Report. The report illuminates some of the riskiest security observations around attack surface management (ASM) and contrasts the dynamic nature of cloud environments with the speed at...
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Thales Australia’s Maritime Autonomy and SME Collaboration Precinct to grow

Thales Australia has said that work is underway to develop a masterplan for the company’s Carrington site on the Newcastle foreshore to establish a sovereign Maritime Autonomy and SME Collaboration Precinct to support the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) Mine...