Australian FMS announcement for M88A2 Hercules Heavy Recovery Vehicles

The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for M88A2 Hercules Heavy Recovery Vehicles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of US$47 million. Premium

Pentagon testers: JLTV hinders marine amphibious assault operations

Pentagon testers have found that Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) prototypes are slow to deploy from ship to shore and, therefore, leaves US Marine Corps (USMC) units “vulnerable to threats”. Premium

How NZ does Defence planning

In a nation with less than five million people the incentive to optimise every industry that employs citizens is apparent, and immediate. Premium

Tiger sustainment remediation deed signed

The remediation of Army’s Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter program achieved a major milestone in late December, with the singing of an agreement aimed at restructuring the existing through life support contract. Premium

Smart aluminium technology from TAE on JSF

A walk around a Joint Strike Fighter will reveal at least two physical characteristics that set it apart from earlier aircraft. Premium

Defence Week Premium 333 PDF version

The full version of Defence Week Premium no.333 of 29 January 2015 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here. Premium