27 Oct 2016
Last year when the first report into disposal was released, Defence didn’t come out of the process unharmed.
Defence Secretary Dennis Richardson confirmed that a decision on the preferred solution for the Future Frigate will be made in the ‘first half of 2018’ during the latest round of Senate Estimates hearings.
Rheinmetall Defence and defence systems integrator Tectonica Australia have announced the development of technology designed to increase awareness and protection for Australian troops in combat.
First announced at the opening of the Land Forces convention in September, SA’s plans to develop a Land Integration and Innovation Centre have begun to take shape.
Unmanned Patrol Squadron 19, consisting of only Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Tritons, has been officially formed and will soon operate out of Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville in a first for the US Navy.
The US Government has selected Lockheed Martin Australia to provide high frequency Over the Horizon Radar technology to the US Naval Research Laboratory.
Boeing has installed a new P-8A Poseidon training centre at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island in Washington State, US, as the base begins preparations for the arrival of P-8 aircraft beginning in 2017.
Deep maintenance on Army’s CH-47F Chinooks will be carried out by Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) from 1 January 2017.
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