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Northrop Grumman's Integrated Air and Missile Defence Battle Command System, which will inform the ADF's plans for Air 6500, has moved to low rate initial production.

Boeing has signed a new two-year agreement with Asia Pacific Aerospace (APA) for the provision of General Electric (GE) T700 series engine spare parts used in support of the ADF helicopter fleets.

Saab Australia has selected SME Global Defence Solutions (GDS) as the preferred soft shelter supplier for JP2060 Phase 3.

Veterans have a greater chance of successfully transitioning into civilian life thanks to world-first research by the Gallipoli Medical Research Foundation.

Northrop Grumman Corporation has completed Phase 1A - initial development - of the MQ-4C Triton Network Integration Test Environment (NITE).

EM Solutions has recently received a second order to supply its Ka-band transceivers for the L3Harris Technologies Panther II Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSAT).

Fifteen of the country’s 25 largest defence projects have suffered delays due to COVID-19 but none have reported any impact relating to capability.

Dummy mines fitted with sensors that react to detection attempts ensured a clearance exercise in Jervis Bay, NSW, was close to reality.

A small company based in Melbourne has developed the world’s first low-cost, supersonic training missile.

Australian SME Owen International and UK manufacturer Chess Dynamics have announced the signing of a partnership agreement.

Australia has been invited to join Exercise Malabar alongside the US, Japan and India, marking the first time since 2007 that all four members of the Quadrilateral Initiative have conducted joint military training.

Canberra-based EOS Defence Systems will field a 26 kW laser directed energy (DE) counter-drone capability in November, CEO Grant Sanderson has disclosed to ADM.

Saab has signed a contract with the Department of Defence to deliver deployable health modules for the Deployable Health Capability Program, Joint Project 2060.

The concepts of passive radar have been known since the 1930s, however the realisation of practical systems has only recently become viable as technology has matured, allowing real time processing of the received data.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defence Mark Esper hosted Minister for Foreign Affairs Marise Payne and Minister for Defence Linda Reynolds on Tuesday in Washington.

Australia, Japan and the US are currently conducting a trilateral passage in the Philippine Sea on the way to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) in Hawaii.