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.

New SATCOM capability for rotary blade platforms

Two lightweight antennas mounted on top of the helicopter's weapons platforms via an easy Roll-on/Roll-off installation. Credit:Hughes DISD

During the demonstration, HD video was continuously streamed through the rotating blades of a Bell 407 Multi-role helicopter.

Research partnership for augmented GPS

A Lockheed Martin uplink antenna at Uralla, NSW will send these augmentation messages to an SBAS payload hosted aboard a geostationary Earth orbit satellite, owned by Inmarsat. Credit: Getty Images

The second-generation SBAS will augment the basic GNSS signals, which, though accurate enough for many civil positioning, navigation and timing users, do not meet higher safety-of-life navigation requirements. Premium

Tech startups to change way veterans transition

The partnership between the two veteran-owned tech start-ups will allow transitioning veterans the opportunity to gain real, paid work experience with Australia’s best companies. Premium

Upgraded Kiwi Orions resume Middle East patrol

RNZAF P-3K2 NZ4204 departs RNZAF Base Auckland for the Gulf via Darwin and Butterworth, Malaysia. Credit: Peter Clark

The NZDF team will help patrol 3.2 million square miles of international water in the Middle East to support the US-led Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) over the next 12 months. Premium

Diehl defence business under one roof

Diehl will concentrate its defence business in one entity known as Diehl Defence, effective from February 1 this year. Premium

DSI and DST Group opportunities

Both the Defence Science Institute (DSI) and DST Group have called for expressions of interest for a range of opportunites pertinent to defence.

Judges needed for STEM national finals

Credit: F1 in Schools

REA is calling for judges to support the event over two days (28th February and 1st March) Premium

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