Australian F-35s at Avalon

Australian F-35A AU-1, pictured here during its first flight, will be on show at Avalon this year. Credit: Lockheed Martin

ADM understands that both AU-1 and AU-2, the first Australian F-35A JSFs, are planning on making their Avalon debut this year.

Outgoing US Chief Smart Buyer issues warning

The US DoD’s chief weapons buyer Frank Kendall shared his knowledge of acquisition reform at the ADM 2016 Congress. Credit: ADM David Jones

Outgoing US Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Frank Kendall has warned the incoming Trump Administration to avoid quick fixes when it comes to military equipment acquisition.

VIC defence industry spruiked

The Mission Possible campaign aims to boost the visibility of Victoria's defence industry. Credit: Victorian Government

A new advertising campaign showcasing excellence in Victoria’s defence industry has been unveiled by the Andrews Labor Government to help secure major defence contracts, attract investment and create jobs.

Flinders Uni partners to boost shipbuilding

Australia’s Ambassador to Italy Dr Greg French, left, Flinders Professor Saint, the University of Genoa’s Professor Trucco, and Fincantieri’s Vice President Sales Sabrina Sanguineti at the MoU signing in Genoa. Credit: Flinders University

SA's Flinders University has signed a number of agreements with current and prospective shipbuilders as well as international academic institutions. Premium

Investing in the next generation

21 year-old University of Adelaide graduate Nicholas Bonini will use his skills to help us maintain the Australian-developed Jindalee Over the Horizon Radar (JORN) – pivotal infrastructure that is being used for national security. Credit: BAE Systems Australia

BAE Systems Australia is taking steps to inspire potential future employees as a new cohort of of graduates joins the company.

Boeing proves new Chinook rotors

Using new composite blades that provide an additional 1,500 pounds of lift, a Chinook completes several rotor blade tests in Mesa, Arizona. Boeing

oeing has proven a new technology for the Ch-47F Chinook as part of the Block II series of upgrades. Premium

Collins supplier celebrates milestone

Minister Pyne (centre) signs the millionth coupling manufactured by H.I.Fraser for the Collins Class Submarine Project, watched by local member for MacKellar, Jason Falinksi (left) and H.I. Fraser general manager Chris Williams. Credit: H.I.Fraser

Hydraulics engineering firm H.I. Fraser has marked a significant milestone by completing its millionth fitting for the Collins class submarines. Premium

Capability Systems Centre Induction Courses

The Capability Systems Centre is offering a suite of professional education short courses, commencing with the Introduction to Capability Development be held at on 14–16 March 2017.

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