19 Dec 2011
Australian Aerospace delivered the 15th MRH90 (Multi-Role Helicopter) to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) – the second such handover in two weeks.
Saab has signed a multi-million dollar change to its development contract with BAE Systems to provide operator and maintainer training systems for the Saab 9LV CMS on the LHDs.
The government has approved the upgrade of around 200 Bushmaster vehicles including those currently operating in Afghanistan and the additional 101 announced May this year.
LAND 121 Phase 4 Protected Military Vehicle – Light (PMV-L) is a $1.5 billion project that seeks to provide up to 1300 protected and unprotected light vehicles.
15 Dec 2011
Ford Motor Co. has discussed with the Defense Department the possibility of competing to build the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle.
Traditionally, special forces (SF) have utilised modified Land Rover Defender 4x4 and Mercedes-Benz G-class 4x4 light vehicles.
For the first time in the 110-year history of the Royal Navy’s Submarine Service women are to serve at sea.
Responding to the report, the Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology, Peter Luff, said "..."
According to the UK House of Commons Committee of Public Accounts, the UK MoD has attempted to acquire vehicles through procurement projects since 1998.
The Royal Australian Navy has welcomed the newest addition to its amphibious capability, HMAS Choules.
In the March issue we cover Land Forces and military vehicles.
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