Following the announcement, major dummy spits were issued in the form of no less than 10 similar and strongly worded press releases. Read more
The new Huntsville facility will serve as a base for intensified engagement with US defence programs, which are expanding with new funding under recent budget appropriations.
As separate entities, the Amulet and the Talon are proven and known capabilities.
When learning to fly vertical reference, it’s all about getting the head out the window and looking down
The prime will be providing a training program through which trainees will be taught to use the FORAN digital design software.
It appears the superior protection offered by the heavier Boxer won out in the end, with Army sources known to have favoured the German vehicle.
The Congress saw a packed program of presentations from industry, Defence and government.
The inaugural Women in Defence Awards were launched last week at the 15th annual ADM Congress in Canberra.
Rheinmetall might be best known in Australia for their vehicle programs, but the German company is looking to expand their Australian footprint in other technology areas. ADM Managing Editor Katherine Ziesing spoke to Rheinmetall Defence Australia managing director Gary Stewart.
Speaking at ADM’s 15th Congress last month, Chief of Army Lieutenant General Angus Campbell reflected that the Australia Army has been on “sustained and ongoing operations with our joint force and interagency partners – in the Middle East, our closer region, on our borders and at home” for 19 years.
In our 25th anniversary, March 2018 edition, ADM presents Land Warfare. We also preview planned tank upgrades and talk with Rheinmetall Defence Australia MD Gary Stewart in From the Source.
Considering the anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capability is the primary strategic purpose for the Sea 5000 Future Frigate acquisition, the pros and cons of the various tenders in this regard have received far less attention than other concerns.
At this stage, the program office is taking a program approach to the two projects in order to maximise value for money through economies of scale, using a common hull where possible for the new engineering vehicles.