Boeing and Australia industry partner Ferra Engineering have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to continue production of Joint Direct Attack Munition Extended Range wing kits. Read more
ADEX 23 coverage - Northrop Grumman was awarded a KAI contract to provide Airborne Laser Mine Detection System solutions, and signed an MOU with LIG Nex1 to collaborate on airborne electronic warfare and targeting systems.
A RAAF E-7A Wedgetail touched down at Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany on 19 October to commence a six-month deployment in support of Ukraine | Ben Felton
ADEX 23 coverage - MBDA has received a contract from Korea Aerospace Industries for the integration of the Mistral ATAM anti-air missile system on the Korean Marine Attack Helicopter.
ADEX 23 coverage - The Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic have announced the start of negotiations for the Embraer C-390 Millennium military transport aircraft.
Two new helicopters will be added to South Australia’s police and ambulance services to boost response time and operational capacity, in a major government investment.
Airbus and the Republic of Singapore Air Force have successfully completed the automatic air-to-air refuelling flight test campaign with the Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport and F-15 fighter.
The government is investing $220 million in munitions production at factories in Mulwala in New South Wales and Benalla in Victoria.
CPB Contractors has been selected by the Department of Defence to undertake the early contractor involvement development phase for the upgrades at RAAF Bases Curtin and Learmonth.
Minister for Defence Industry Pat Conroy has announced that Australia will acquire a fourth MQ-4C Triton for the Royal Australian Air Force | Ben Felton
The Royal Australian Air Force is deploying six F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft to Indonesia for the first time, as part of Exercise Elang AUSINDO 23.
The government has approved the acquisition of a fourth MQ-4C Triton Remotely Piloted Aircraft System, and upgrades to the Air Force’s fleet of P-8A Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft.
The ADF has conducted air surveillance of illegal activity in North Korea as part of an international effort to eliminate nuclear weapons in the country.
Boeing Defence Australia has taken on eight apprentices, in the largest single intake to the company’s trades workforce.
Airbus Defence and Space has officially handed over in fly-away condition the first of 56 C295 aircraft to the Indian Air Force.
This year's exercise is the first to be conducted through the Japan-Australia Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA) which came into force on 13 August | Ben Felton