Cyber security: sharing of threat information critical

Michelle Price is the senior advisor on national security at the ANU's National Security College. Credit: ANU/NSC

A national security advisor and former architect of the Government's 2015 cyber security strategy said sharing of threat information was critical for cyber security.

NZ seeks 757, Hercules replacement

One of two RNZAF Boeing 757 combis currently in service. The first replacement aircraft is required by February 2025. Credit: ADM (Nigel Pittaway)

The NZ Ministry of Defence is seeking a fixed wing transport capability to replace the country’s ageing Boeing 757-200 and Lockheed Martin C-130H Hercules fleets. Premium

USN suffers further LCS reliability setbacks

USS Coronado at RIMPAC 2016 one month before the breakdown. Credit: USN by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ace Rheaume

In the past week there has been further news of engineering breakdowns on the troubled US Navy’s Littoral Combat Ships.

Redarc plans expansion on back of grants

Credit: Redarc

SA-based advanced manufacturing company Redarc Electronics will almost double its workforce over the next four years as part of a significant expansion of its Adelaide facility. Premium

SpeedCast supports Inmarsat’s Global Xpress network

GX entered worldwide commercial service in December 2015. Credit: Inmarsat

SpeedCast International has added Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) to its portfolio of services for government customers.

DCNS and UNSW to collaborate on subs

DCNS Australia CEO Sean Costello (L) and UNSW Vice Chancellor Ian Jacobs sign the MoU. Credit: DCNS Australia

DCNS and UNSW have signed an MoU to collaborate more closely on engineering and marine technologies for Australia’s Future Submarine Program. Premium

Cirrus COMCEN sim for sigs training

Staff of the Defence Force School of Signals Maritime Communications Information Systems Wing, HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. Credit: Defence

Cirrus has been awarded a contract to supply a Generic COMCEN Simulator to the signals school at HMAS Cerberus

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