defence week 430-439

defence week 430

Navantia to talk Sea 5000 with industry

Rendition of Navantia’s design for Project Sea 5000 Future Frigate. Credit: Navantia
Navantia Australia is seeking to engage with partners from Australian industry as part of the company’s work on Australia’s Future Frigates.

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Report outlines vital role of collaboration for defence capability

The panel at the NSW Defence Collaboration Symposium: (L-R) Benjamin Hayes, assistant secretary Defence Industry Policy Division; Air Marshal (Retd) John Harvey, NSW Defence Advocate; Professor Chun Wang, UNSW, head of mechanical and manufacturing engineering; Mark Baker managing director Sonartech Atlas; and Darren Burrowes, CTO The Blue Zone Group. Credit: ADM (Patrick Durrant)
Attitudes and behaviours, according to the report, will count more than contracts and policy when it comes to establishing effective collaboration.

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F-35A cost down to under US$100 million

Lockheed Martin F-35 production line at Fort Worth in Texas. Credit: Lockheed Martin (Angel DelCueto)
The US Department of Defense and Lockheed Martin have reached an agreement in principle on reducing the cost of the next lot of F-35 Lightning II aircraft to below US$100 million.

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FREMM Carabiniere: the new cop in town

The Italian ASW frigate Carabiniere departs Fleet Base East in Sydney Harbour. Credit: ADM (Patrick Durrant)
On Tuesday the Italian Militare Marina’s FREMM frigate Carabiniere departed Sydney for Melbourne on another leg of her busy Australian PR tour with ADM embarked.

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In the latest issue

ADM covers Air power in the lead up to the Avalon Airshow 2017.

Editor Katherine Ziesing reviews Plan Jericho two years after inception and integrated air missile defence for the ADF, while her editorial deals with the unmanned future.

Deputy Editor-at-Large Nigel Pittaway looks at Jericho's influence on Air Mobility Group operations, Northrop Grumman's local expansion, the James Webb Space Telescope and the plans for Special Purpose Aircraft replacements.

Senior Correspondent Julian Kerr checks out the RAAF's Operation Okra in the Middle East as well as it's local training ranges.

Patrick Durrant covers the emerging counter-UAS market and preparations on the ground for the arrival of the first F-35s as well as Air Affairs Australia.

Philip Smart covers simulation-led pilot training and reviews SMEs Asia Pacific Aerospace and Orbital Corporation

We showcase defence industry profiles for NSW, Queensland and Victoria and interview Chief of Air Force Air Marshal Leo Davies in From the Source.

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