Defence Week Premium 278 PDF versions

The full version of Defence Week Premium no.278 of 7 November 2013 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here. Premium

Townsville facility for embarking LHDs

The new $85 million facility

A new $85 million facility to be used by the Australian Army's Amphibious Readiness Element to embark on the Navy's Landing Helicopter Docks was officially opened at the Port of Townsville October 18, 2013. Premium

Bigger role for small boats?

A Naval Landing Craft Vehicle. [Photo:Defence]

Small boats could soon have a bigger role in ADF amphibious elements after a training assessment was held in Brisbane to consider what was learnt during Talisman Sabre 13. Premium

Supacat's multi-purpose vessel

Vessel 24 (SMV24)

Designed by Incat Crowther of Tasmanian catamaran fame, Supacat has unveiled the Supacat Multi-purpose Vessel 24 to the defence and security market at DSEI. Premium

Mobile broadband communications over satellite

EM Solutions broadband on-the-move terminal atop a communications node being deployed for disaster recovery operations

Brisbane-based company EM Solutions has recently won a follow-on order to supply an additional quantity of its on-the-move satellite broadband communications terminals to the Japanese Government communications agency NICT. Premium

New weapons for Electro Optic Systems

R-400S mounting the ATK M230LF 30 mm cannon. The weapon system is itself mounted on a Northrop Grumman CaMEL military robot.

Electro Optic Systems has completed development of two new weapon systems aimed at the emerging market for increasing the firepower of armoured infantry fighting vehicles. Premium

Taranis at Woomera

The BAE Systems Taranis unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV)

The BAE Systems Taranis unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator has made its maiden flight. Premium

Team Australia heads to the US

Their goal is to bring home a hat-trick of World Titles for Australia.

This week 24 students from four schools from across the nation will leave to take on 38 teams from 25 nations in the largest Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics competition in the world. Premium

ADM Online: Weekly Summary

Ships crew embark ESPS Cantabria in preparation for her departure back to Spain at Fleet Base East, Sydney. [Photo:Defence]

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

Next-gen Fire Scout flies

The next-generation MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter

The next-generation MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter has taken to the air for the first time at Naval Base Ventura County in California. Premium

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