Industry 4.0 agreement for digital transformation

The Australian PM's Industry 4.0 Taskforce and German equivalent Platform Industrie 4.0 have signed a cooperation agreement to modernise both manufacturing sectors.

Digital transformation will help ensure the future of Australian manufacturing.

Meteor BVRAAM for UK F-35s

Artist's impression of an F-35 launching a Meteor BVRAAM from its internal weapons bay. Credit: MBDA

Successful development testing of Meteor missiles from Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft has just been completed Premium

Next Gen aircraft threat warning solution launched

An Apache helicopter surrounded by a digitised sphere and computer grid highlighting different types of threats. Credit: BAE Systems PLC

The 3DAWS suite protects aircraft during complex, multi-threat engagement scenarios through a layered countermeasure defence. Premium

First Grand Challenge to counter improvised threats

Unit patch worn by Australian Army officer Major Jason Perkins, Staff Officer, Strategic Plans and Operations Integration Counter-Improvised Explosive Device Directorate, Headquarters Resolute Support, Kabul, Afghanistan. Credit: Defence

Submissions will close as soon as May 26.

DCNS & DMTC partner to extend shipbuilding expertise

A dockyard welder working on the hull of an AWD being built at the ASC yard in Osborne SA. Credit: Defence

The two organisations will collaborate on developing technical expertise and building industrial capacity within Australian maritime sector supply chains.

Leidos awarded for unmanned ASW work

Darpa's Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) during speed trials. Credit: DARPA

The company was recognised or its support of DARPA's Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel program. Premium

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