21 Nov 2013
The full version of Defence Week Premium no.280 of 21 November 2013 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here.
20 Nov 2013
Canada has issued a request for proposal to companies for supply of mobile satellite communication terminals for their national army vehicles.
The head of the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service has told a Senate Estimates hearing that about 600 staff members would have to be sacked in the next four years.
The Office of Naval Research's manufacturing technology effort will potentially save the Joint Strike Fighter US$600 million over the life of the program through small investments in projects with a high return on investment.
Some ADM readers may have noticed that the biennial Land Warfare Conference has all but disappeared.
Aviation Australia has been selected as a finalist in the Education and Training category at the 2013 Premier of Queensland Export Awards.
The Defence Teaming Centre held its inaugural South Australian Defence Industry Leadership Program in 2010, graduating 18 participants, 2011 saw 28 participants, and 2012 saw 23 participants.
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The US Navy is set to declare initial operational capability of the Boeing-built P-8A Poseidon long-range maritime patrol aircraft.
The Navy's Amphibious Heavy Lift ship HMAS Choules has been despatched to Queensland from Sydney yesterday as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down on Queensland while reports emerge of problems with the LHD azipod propulsion systems.
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