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Naval Group Australia CEO John Davis has made his first public response to the ANAO report disclosing delays in the Future Submarine program.

Naval Group and the Department of Defence have released a joint statement listing all Australian companies sub-contracted to Sea 1000.

Defence has signed an Enterprise Partnering Agreement with Saab Australia to deliver their ‘Next Generation’ Combat Management System.

Lürssen Australia celebrated its engagement with local industry on the Arafura-class offshore patrol vessel program with an award ceremony for its SME supplier base in Perth.

Damen Shipyards has developed a new concept vessel – the Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) 9020.

The Agreement of Boat Repair (ABR) means Austal’s Australian operations may now bid to provide emergent repair services to deployed USN ships.

The US Navy's MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems deployed for the first time on January 26.

The RAN has opened a centralised warfighting agency at Garden Island.

Every surface vessel using Sydney Harbour or Port Botany is controlled by the Authority’s Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) system, supplied and supported by Airbus Defence and Space.

The US State Department has approved a Foreign Military Sale (FMS) o support the Australian Surface Combatant Program.

HMAS Toowoomba left Fleet Base West for a six-month deployment to the Middle East on January 13.

The report notes that Defence has assessed the program to have a high level of risk.

The $24 million extension of the Navy Training Systems Centre at Randwick Barracks has been completed.

Naval Group has signed nine different MoUs with Australian companies to manufacture its torpedo countermeasure solutions.

Naval Group and Airspeed will respond to the design competition launched by Lockheed Martin Australia for the masts of the Attack-class submarines.