Innovation Hub and CDIC update

The Defence Innovation Hub hosted an inaugural industry update in Canberra on Friday 23 June 2017. Credit: Defence

The Defence Innovation Hub hosted an inaugural industry update in Canberra on Friday 23 June 2017.

Rheinmetall to take more SMEs under its Land 400 Phase 2 wing

One of Rheinmetall's Boxer CRV test vehicles during the current Risk Mitigation Activity. Credit: Rheinmetall Defence Australia

If successful, it will partner with an additional nine SMEs to deliver more than $125 million of products and services.

Preparing for future Army SUAS capability

Army soldiers from 2nd/14th Light Horse Regiment (Queensland Mounted Infantry) with a Wasp AE small unmanned aircraft vehicle at Gallipoli Barracks, Brisbane during a demonstration conducted in October 2016. Credit: Defence

This Notice is seeking to identify innovative SUAS concepts that may be explored and potentially developed in collaboration with the Director Army Aviation and vendors.

G550 approval brings ISREW ‘multiplying effect’ one step closer

A Republic of Singapore Air Force G550 Conformal Airborne Early Warning (CAEW) aircraft lands at RAAF Base Darwin as part of Exercise Pitch Black 2016. Credit: Defence

With such an acquisition, Australia will become one of two users of the G550 in the SIGINT role.

Sentient ViDAR for Skeldar V-200

ViDAR is a wide area autonomous detection system for electro-optic imagery in the maritime domain. Credit: UMS Skeldar

UMS Skeldar will incorporate the ViDAR payload into its fleet of V-200s. Premium

Boeing to sustain C-17s

Boeing’s Darren Edwards shakes hands with CASG’s Adrian Morrison in a RAAF C-17 Globemaster III. Credit: Boeing Defence Australia

The $70 million contract between Boeing Defence Australia and CASG supplements Australia’s membership to the Boeing Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program

Kiwis extend support to US 7th Fleet after collision

A RNZN Sea Sprite lands on HMNZS Te Kaha during Exercise Bersama Shield 2017 in May. Credit: Defence

HMNZS Te Kaha is near Japan as part of the current RNZN Naval Task Group deployment throughout Asia Premium

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