Defence Week Premium 223 PDF versions

The full version of Defence Week Premium no.223 of 20 September 2012 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here. Premium

New Secretary for Defence department

Dennis Richardson will commence work as the Secretary, Department of Defence 18 October 2012

Prime Minister Julia Gillard has announced that Dennis Richardson will be appointed Secretary, Department of Defence with effect from 18 October 2012. Premium

MRTT boom for UAE falls off

The detachment follows another incident in January where the boom fell off an Australian MRTT

During a production flight with an United Arab Emirates MRTT, the MRTT suffered a boom detachment at 27,000 feet over an unpopulated area in the province of Caceres. Premium

US Navy training for Aussie Seahawk Romeo crews

February 2013 will mark the beginning of a busy schedule for instructors, aircrew and maintainers.

The first milestone in the acquisition of 24 MH-60R Seahawk 'Romeo' naval combat helicopters will come early next year when 56 Fleet Air Arm personnel deploy to the US to start training with the US Navy. Premium

Go-ahead for transport terminal at Moorebank

A concept drawing.

A Parliamentary committee has approved an $870 million redevelopment at Moorebank on Sydney's south-western outskirts. Premium

LCHs to decommission

HMA Ships Balikpapan, Betano and Wewak will be decommissioned in December.

HMA Ships Balikpapan, Betano and Wewak will be decommissioned in December after almost four decades of service. Premium

BAE Systems and EADS to merge?

The two companies have a long history of collaboration, and are currently partners in a number of projects such as Eurofighter

BAE Systems plc and EADS N.V. last week made a statement to the London Stock Exchange about a possible business combination between BAE Systems and EADS. Premium

ADF members study US amphibious capabilities

officers boarded the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), last week to observe the amphibious capabilities of the Amphibious Ready Group and the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit during a certification exercise.

Australian Army officers boarded the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), last week to observe the amphibious capabilities of the Amphibious Ready Group and the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit during a certification exercise(CERTEX). Premium

USN seeks innovative mine countermeasures (so do we)

Two designs

The US Office of Naval Research has invited proposals for innovative technology solutions to enable single-mission end-to-end mine countermeasures. Premium

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