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XTEK's US subsidiary HighCom Armour has secured approval for permanent export licenses for ballistic products to Mexico City.

Macquarie Telecom Group has welcomed the publication of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill.

The constantly vexed issue of clearances has once again come under the Australian National Audit Office’s microscope, with a new report released this week.

Twenty five aviation technicians, including apprentices, who lost their jobs due to the impact of COVID-19 on the commercial aviation industry, have been employed by BAE Systems Australia.

RUAG Australia releases 500 Limited Edition scale models (1:69) of the Royal Australian Airforce (RAAF) F/A-18 Classic Hornet to commemorate 35 years of this legendary aircraft.

This morning the government presented a main summary of the findings of the Brereton inquiry, a long-running investigation into alleged war crimes committed by Australian special forces in Afghanistan.

Participation in the ADF by women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples has increased in the last four years, revealed in the recently-released 2019 Defence Census Public Report.

Mates4Mates is calling on Australians to help combat the wide-spread mental health issues and injuries faced by veterans across Australia, by supporting this year’s National Appeal Day.

Aurecon and Defence have launched a new development program to provide women working on Defence projects with the leadership skills to advance their careers.

The technology will provide Defence with critical visibility of littoral environments (the land-sea boundary zone), with direct applications for navigation, hydrographic survey and information gathering from denied or contested access areas.

Lockheed Martin Australia has confirmed Australian communications networks and electromagnetic spectrum operations technology leader Clearbox Systems as the inaugural international graduate of the Mentor Protégé Program.

Thales Australia and Flinders University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to conduct a study into the development of an automation system for the launch and recovery of the General Dynamics Mission Systems Bluefin 9.

The Future Through Collaboration (TFTC) mentoring program welcomed 120 participants at an official online launch at 12:30 on Thursday.

UNSW Canberra and Canberra based SME Clearbox Systems have been successful in securing additional Commonwealth funding to continue their collaborative research program.

The Aurecon team working on the upgrade of the RAAF Williams Point Cook base carparks and pavements have designed measures to introduce recycled materials into new infrastructure.

The contract extension will include $1.65 million for research and development and innovation activities, and $1.1 million to support DMTC’s supply chain development activities.