24 Jan 2013
The full version of Defence Week Premium no.237 of 24 January 2013 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here.
Prime Minister Julia Gillard has outlined an updated security statement, Strong and Secure: A Strategy for Australia's National Security in a speech yesterday, January 23.
23 Jan 2013
With the anticipated release of the RFT proper in the third quarter of this year, Defence has sought comments from industry on the draft RFT for Air 5428 Phase 1, the acquisition and support of a pilot training system (PTS).
Local Australian SME W&E Platt has been awarded a contract to supply a large quantity of manually operated ring mounts to the armed forces of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Last week's Australia-Britain Ministerial talks were prefaced by the signing of a Defence and Security Cooperation Treaty by British Defence Secretary Phil Hammond and Australia's Defence Minister Stephen Smith.
As one of Australia's new mutual banks, Defence Bank, is establishing Australia's first video call centre at its Melbourne head office.
Defence will conduct a period of public consultation for the proposed removal of the Hammerhead Crane located at Fleet Base East, Garden Island in Sydney, from Monday January 21 to Monday February 18, 2013.
A 'flying V' ceremony was held in honour of Australian Major General Richard Burr, who is serving a two-year appointment as Deputy Commanding General - Operations, US Army Pacific.
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.
The US Army has selected five companies' engines to evaluate as possible replacements for the Shadow unmanned aircraft system's current engine, with two vendors slated to be picked for technology development later this year, a service spokesman said last week.
The R-400S Mk2 was released to the market early in 2017 and the contract will be deliverable from 2017 to 2020.
17-21 Bellevue Street
Surry Hills NSW 2010
Ph: 02 9281 2333
Fax: 02 9281 2750
Suite 2, 212 Bay Terrace
Wynnum Qld 4178
Ph: 07 3348 6966
Fax: 07 3348 6511