Thales has signed a contract to export an additional six Bushmasters to the Netherlands.

EOS Defense Systems US has successfully fired anti-tank missiles and a 30mm cannon from a remote weapon station.

The SICP grant will contribute the funds to XTEK for its ballistic combat helmet product line.

Leidos Australia has added Aeronautics to its bid for the replacement of the Army’s Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (TUAS) through Project Land 129 Phase 3.

Kongsberg Defence Australia has chosen Albury-based MILSPEC Manufacturing to supply mechanical fixtures for components for NASAMS sub-systems.

Defence and Australian industry will manufacture and deliver more than 15,000 Silvershield units to the Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces this year.

Defence industry is being invited to put forward its business case for the first stage of the Deployable Force Infrastructure Project (Land 8140).

Ian Honnery, chief executive of Land Forces 2020 organiser AMDA, has said his organisation is dedicated to running the event as planned.

XTEK has received its first commercial order for its XTclave manufactured ballistic armour plates.

The number of anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) launchers to equip turreted Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles has been significantly reduced to save costs.

The British Ministry of Defence is set to open a competition to develop and demonstrate a number of novel technologies and techniques in the area of electronic countermeasures against improvised explosive devices.

Melbourne company SORD Australia has been awarded a $338,000 contract to develop a Concussion Reduction Helmet.

REDARC Defence Systems has been selected as a key partner to supply electro-mechanical components for Kongsberg sub-systems within the Australian NASAMS program.

The ADF’s Land 121 program, much like the vehicles it is acquiring, 
is a large project that has been rumbling on for well over a decade.

NZ Defence Minister Ron Mark has announced that Defence has signed a contract with Babcock NZ to replace the NZDF’s fixed high frequency (HF) radio capability.

An Australian company has been awarded a contract to build the seating frames for the Australian Army’s new Boxers.