Defence Week Premium 222 PDF versions

The full version of Defence Week Premium no.222 of 13 September 2012 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here. Premium

Extended surveillance for RAAF Heron capability

MDA has been supporting the Australian Forces by providing critically important real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance information directly to ground commanders, since January 2010.

Canadian information specialist MacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates, has recently signed two contract amendments with the Australian Government. Premium

Second Shadow group ready for deployment

47 members of Shadow Group 2 are completing final training and administration, preparing for their deployment.

Shadow Group 2 has been certified ready for deployment to Afghanistan after almost seven weeks of technical and tactical training at the Woomera Test Range in South Australia. Premium

Boom times for submarines?

As part of the announcement the Government reiterated that it was committed to acquiring 12 new submarines to be assembled in South Australia

Australia's Future Submarine Systems Centre is to be based in Adelaide continuing the strong relationship that has been formed between South Australia and the Commonwealth in support of Australia's maritime sector. Premium

Army likes those G-wagons

The G-Wagon rollout marks a significant milestone for the $7.5 billion venture known as Project Overlander.

Earlier this month G-Wagons were put through their paces at the Janowen 4WD Park near RAAF Base Amberley at a media day for the new vehicle. Premium

Australia ready to lead ISAF Team in Uruzgan

Over the past two weeks soldiers from the Army’s 1st Brigade have finalised extensive training.

Defence Minister Stephen Smith announced that the ADF was ready to assume command responsibilities of Combined Team Uruzgan following a final mission rehearsal activity at Robertson Barracks. Premium

Report approves continued deployment of helicopter squadron

The report approves the Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the Republic of Singapore

Federal Parliament's Treaties Committee has tabled a report approving the continued deployment of a Republic of Singapore Air Force helicopter squadron. Premium

Minister for Defence Materiel keynote speaker at ADM Defence Workforce Participation Summit

The Minister will present on maintaining a highly skilled Defence industry, with a focus on reforms to the Skilling Australia’s Defence Industry (SADI) program and what they mean.

The Australian Defence Magazine (ADM) will this month host the ADM Defence Workforce Participation Summit in Canberra 27-28 September. Premium

ADM Online: Weekly News Summary

The first of the AWDs, HMAS Hobart, will arrive in March 2016, HMAS Brisbane in September 2017 and HMAS Sydney in March 2019.

A summary of the latest news and views in the defence industry, locally and overseas. Check out our webpage for daily news updates on the ADM home page and make sure you bookmark/RSS this for a regular visit. Premium

Israeli flight training program confirmed

Out of this amount, Elbit Systems’ share is valued at approximately $420 million, for performing services and providing systems as a subcontractor to TOR.

TOR - Advanced Flight Training has reached an agreement with the Israel Ministry of Defense for $603 million. Premium

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ADM October 2014

The October edition of ADM covers a wide range of topics surrounding the theme of sustainment. Read about the Collins sustainment, the history of ASMD, Defence in the North and much more! Also ADM interviews Rheinmetall Australia’s managing director Adrian Smith. Premium