IIP website in ‘next couple of months’: VCDF

The Integrated Investment Plan was released in conjunction with the Defence White Paper a year ago.

Alpha Jets for ADF adversary training

Since 2005 Discovery Air Defence Services has provided air defence training with Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jets. Credit: Discovery Air Defence Services

Fast-jet “Red Air” adversary training for the ADF will be delivered under a two-year trial starting later this year.

Homegrown supersonic targets for ADF?

Evader prototypes. A demonstration for Defence is planned for 2018. Credit: Grollo Aerospace

The Evader system has been under development for 10 years and a demonstration for Defence is planned for 2018, Grollo told ADM. Premium

Aquaterro to supply parts for SureFire suppressor systems

An EF-88 Steyr fitted with a SureFire SOCOM suppressor. Credit: Aquaterro

The agreement will enable SureFire to provide a pathway for development and to integrate solutions to better tailor specific or unique Australian agency or military requirements for large programs.

ASLAV trainers upgraded

ASLAVs from 2nd Cavalry Regiment fire their 25mm Bushmaster chain guns during live-fire training in Pohakuloa training area, Hawaii, during Exercise RIMPAC 16. Credit: Defence

Upgrading only nine of 18 CPTs foreshadows the gradual wind-down of the ADF’s 250 ASLAVs. Premium

Kiwi ANZAC CS trainer operational

Lockheed Martin Canada’s Combat System Trainer delivered to the Maritime Warfare Training Centre at the RNZN base in Devonport, NZ. Credit: Lockheed Martin Canada

The early delivery of the trainer would allow sailors to be properly prepared when the upgraded RNZN ANZACs return from Canada. Premium

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