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Leidos has joined the Global Supply Chain (GSC) Program, which utilises multi-national defence companies’ international supply chains to identify opportunities for Australian companies.

The DTC and AIDN National will formally join Ai Group's Defence Council National Executive.

Defence has selected Canberra-based SME Datapod to provide relocatable data storage facilities in a deal worth $7.4 million.

Minister for Defence Christopher Pyne, Safran CEO Martin Sion, and the CEO of Safran Pacific Alexis de Pelleport opened the company’s new facility in Botany this week.

The new Thales Australia World Trade Centre offices have been opened in Melbourne, paving the way for further progress in the OneSKY project.

Elbit Systems has been awarded a framework contract to provide maritime UAS patrol services to the European Maritime Safety Agency.

Ultra Electronics has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus Defence and Space to work together for the potential in-country manufacture and supply of regenerative carbon dioxide removal systems.

The Bangladeshi Army has bought 200 radio manpacks from SA company Codan Radio Communications.

FIVA Group has acquired local engineering support services provider Cadgile for an undisclosed sum.

Sydney-based energy storage company Ecoult is supplying technology to Raytheon for use in a new microgrid project.

Australian SME XTEK could become the next export success after making a proposal to the US Department of Defence (DOD) to develop new ballistic plates for the US Marine Corps.

LogiCamms has signed a system integrator alliance agreement with Dassault Systèmes.

Rheinmetall has announced its first major Australian supplier contract for the production of its 211 Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles for the Army.

A number of SA defence companies are set to celebrate the forging of new partnerships with international companies to collaborate on major shipbuilding projects at Euronaval 2018.

The Canadian government has announced that the Lockheed Martin-BAE bid has been chosen as the design for the country's 15 future warships.