Currawong close to delivering world beating capability

Boeing’s local development of key components of the system, such as the Tactical Services Router, seen here within the Network Access Module has resulted in technology that is world beating. Credit: ADM Patrick Durrant

Boeing project director Lee Davis confirmed that the design phase had been completed, with formal testing underway and a field test for Army being planned for August this year.

NZ boosts defence spend

Defence camps and bases throughout the country will be improved. Credit: NZ Defence

The capital funding includes money for improving defence camps and bases throughout the country, including facility upgrades in Auckland, Manawatu and Canterbury. Premium

Kinexus releases second Defence Industry Insights

Credit: Kinexus

The report touches on a number of facets connected to Defence Industry employment such as median wages, growth hotspots, desired job titles and programs to watch.

“Certifiable” Predator B sets endurance record

The RAAF is watching development of the SkyGuardian system closely. Credit: GA-ASI/Business Wire

The aircraft flew between 25,000 and 35,000 feet for the duration of the mission and landed 48.2 hours later. Premium

Cyber Challenge entices recruits for next big thing

Mohan Koo has a simple message for young people contemplating a career in the field: get in now, because the boom is coming.

The worldwide migration of government, defence and commerce to digital connectivity was fuelling exponential growth in cybersecurity, highlighting a shallow talent pool. Premium

Abbott impressed by Australian cyber in Israel

Participants in the program will be immersed in an environment that will help them accelerate the design and development of their product or service business model. Credit: Commonwealth of Australia

A week earlier, Drake scooped top-prize in the Cyber & Security category of the prestigious Tel Aviv University's (TAU) Innovation Challenge. Premium

First AUSMIN with Trump administration

Minister for Defence Marise Payne first met with newly appointed US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis at the Counter-Daesh Conference in Brussels in February 2017. Credit: @MarisePayne via Twitter

Australia-US cooperation and collaboration in the Pacific and South East Asia will also be a key focus. Premium

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