Japanese speakers at RUSI Future Submarine conference

As part of RUSI’s conference on the Future Submarine, organisers have managed to secure the speak

First Australian pilot to undertake F-35A Lightning II training

The introduction of Australia’s 72 F-35A Lightning II aircraft into RAAF service is about to move a step closer as the first Australian pilot commences training.

Frazer-Nash helping Navy get engineering back on track

Frazer-Nash is providing specialist support to the Royal Australian Navy’s future engineering capability, to help address the Rizzo report recommendations surrounding the Fleet’s maritime technical integrity and seaworthy preparedness.

USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) christened

Austal christened USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) last week at its shipyard in Mobile, Alabama.

Aussie Pump wins M777 cover contract

Australian Pump has been successful in winning a contract to supply the Australian Army with high tech Envelop covers for the M777 following successful field trials over a two year period.

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Australian FMS announcement for M88A2 Hercules Heavy Recovery Vehicles

The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for M88A2 Hercules Heavy Recovery Vehicles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of US$47 million. more »

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    Bushmaster EW variant on show

    Land Forces first saw the emergence of a Bushmaster Electronic Warfare (EW) variant complete with a six-metre telescopic mast.

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      NT: NT facilities get a good excerising | ADM October 2014

      As homeport to 10 of the RAN’s 14 Armidale class patrol boats, HMAS Coonawarra, adjoining Darwin Harbour and part of Larrakeyah Barracks, is a major part of the RAN’s involvement in Operations Resolute and Sovereign Border. Premium

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        Military Life: On your bike: Soldier On Cycling | ADM October 2014

        In August this year, Soldier On took a team of cyclists to France to take part in the Trois Etapes race. Premium

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          Australian Triton mission different to USN

          Air 7000 will see the Commonwealth operate a number of manned and unmanned systems with the P-8As and Triton UAS. The finer details on how the BAMS side of the equation will come together are taking shape.

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            ADF Weapons: Is Defence interest in non-lethal weapons waning? | ADM July 2014

            The notion of acquiring new, enhanced non-lethal weapons, to provide deployed forces with greater options than through the use of lethal force, had its genesis in the 2009 Defence White Paper. And there it appears to have rested. Premium

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