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25 May 2015
Australia’s first Hobart Class Air Warfare Destroyer entered the water on Saturday, with a launch event in Adelaide.
22 May 2015
Students from three Australian secondary schools have used 3D design and printing to create body parts for a figurine, through a three month videoconference-based project delivered by Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre, with support from Raytheon.
21 May 2015
The Royal Australian Air Force has streamed full motion live video from a Heron Unmanned Aircraft System airborne over Woomera in South Australia, to the cargo bay of a specially-fitted C-17A Globemaster airlifter 2000km away at Fairbairn in Canberra.
20 May 2015
Six U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II jet aircraft, the Vertical Takeoff and Landing version, will spend the next two weeks at sea aboard the USS Wasp, to begin the first shipboard phase of the F-35B Operational Test (OT-1).
19 May 2015
Troops from Japan and New Zealand will join Australia and the United States for Exercise Talisman Sabre 2015 in July.
18 May 2015
Airbus is continuing the A400M flight test program, declaring that it will not ground the test aircraft unless evidence from the May 9 crash of an aircraft at Seville that killed four people and injured two suggests the Atlas is not safe to fly.
15 May 2015
Australian company Electro Optic Systems (EOS), known for its remote weapons stations and tracking and engagement systems, has been awarded a $9.3 million contract to provide advanced military sub-systems and components to South Korean industrial powerhouse Hyundai-Wia.
14 May 2015
Prime contractor Raytheon Australia has engaged L-3 Communications to provide 236 Hawkeye and Panther satellite communications terminals for the Australian Defence Force as part of Joint Project 2008 Phase 5B1
13 May 2015
ADM has confirmed from numerous sources that BAE Systems Australia has received calls from the Commonwealth to the effect that neither their off base (Tamworth) or on base (RAAF East Sale) options for Air 5428 Pilot Training system have been successful.
BAE Systems will cut 80 jobs from its Williamstown, Victoria shipyard as existing work on the Navy’s Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) vessels and Air Warfare Destroyer winds down with no new contracts in sight.
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