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The tenth and final Leonardo C-27J Spartan battlefield airlifter was welcomed at RAAF Base Richmond on Wednesday.

The First Principles Review (FPR) was to be the review to end all reviews. The national audit body has concluded that Defence is on its way - not there yet, but on the road.

Honeypot has released a study revealing the gender gap in managerial roles, with women accounting for less than 50 per cent of senior positions in every nation surveyed.

Tasmania's Jeremy Rockcliff, State Minister for Advanced Manufacturing and Defence Industries, has undertaken a trade mission to the United States to seek opportunities for the island's defence industry.

Sydney-based Raymax Applications has viewed training presentations in Norway for new hyperspectral cameras designed to be mounted onto UAVs.

East Gippsland company ZCG has received a significant contract to supply high-end antennas for Defence as part of the Redwing suite of technology designed to keep troops safe from explosions in the field.

The ADF’s ability to defeat enemy air threats has been boosted with the successful testing of the new Cooperative Engagement Capability.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced the new names at the top of the Australian Defence Force.

Civmec Limited has been awarded a contract from Luerssen Australia to supply and process steel for all 12 Sea 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV).

Birdon, a family-owned engineering and services business headquartered in Port Macquarie, has handed over the first of 374 Australian designed Bridge Erection Boats to the US Army under a $325 million contract.

Eleven Australian civil security and community protection companies have been shortlisted for the inaugural CIVSEC 2018 Innovation Awards.

Global aerospace giant Boeing has named CSIRO as technology supplier of the year for 2017.

Australian-owned major warship builder, ASC Shipbuilding, has commenced work assisting in the maintenance of the advanced Maritime Aviation Training Vessel, MV Sycamore.

Employers from across New South Wales were recognised for their support of ADF Reservists at the Defence Reserves Support Council’s annual Employer Support Awards event in Sydney.

The competition between GA and IAI over their rival armed unmanned aerial systems heated up this week with the news that the UK has chosen to buy the Protector, a variant of GA's Reaper drone.