01 Nov 2012
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31 Oct 2012
For the first time in its history, the RAAF will deploy ground combat forces to Afghanistan this week, when around 65 personnel from the Combat Support Group's two Airfield Defence Squadrons depart Brisbane for duty in Tarin Kot.
October 26 saw the closing date for comments on the exposure draft invitation to participate in the Future Submarine Integrated Project Team concept design activity for the fourth Sea 1000 option.
During a ceremony at the Thales Australia facility in Lithgow, NSW, Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare officially marked 100 years of Australian small arms manufacturing.
While the article 'Four contenders vie for JP2072 Phase 2B' in ADM's October edition noted correctly that Boeing Defence Australia was a contender for JP2072 Phase 2B's Battlefield Telecommunications Network, it provided little, but accurate, detail about Boeing's proposal that author Tom Muir was able to glean.
Sentient have signed a long-term licensing agreement with Insitu to integrate Kestrel land and maritime automated detection software systems into Insitu's Unmanned Aircraft Systems.
The BvS10 Amphibious all-terrain vehicle from Vehicle Systems Sweden was unveiled by BAE Systems at the 2012 Land Warfare Conference in Melbourne.
Defence manufacturer, Point Trading have launched their advanced night vision goggles, 'Night Eyes', at the Land Warfare Conference 2012.
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NIOA have announced the senior appointment of Martin Skin in the role of National Security Manager.
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