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Gilmour Space Technologies has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Northrop Grumman to work on developing sovereign space capabilities in Australia.

Lockheed Martin Australia has announced contracts with five Australian SMEs to explore Australian sovereign technologies that may be incorporated into the Air 6500 system solution.

Boeing is collaborating with Sydney-based Saber Astronautics to deliver a proof of concept for a sophisticated diagnostic technology to support its satellite programs.

The NZ Defence Force has formed an alliance with professional service companies EY and Beca to help deliver the NZ$2.1 billion regeneration of the Defence estate.

PMB Defence (PMB) have been assigned the contract to supply main storage batteries to Saab for Sweden’s next generation submarines.

A Perth technology company is working with Defence to develop a robotic command and control system that would enable casualties to be evacuated from the battlefield on an autonomous vehicle.

Asia Pacific Aerospace, which is GE Aviation’s only MRO provider for T700 customers in the Asia-Pacific, has secured a five-year extension to its provider agreement with the original equipment manufacturer.

Sydney City Marine (SCM) has successfully docked and undocked HMAS Diamantina, one of the RAN’s 52m Huon Class Minehunter Coastal vessels.

Queensland Gaskets has partnered with Rheinmetall Defence Australia for the $18 billion Land 400 Phase 3 project.

A high-speed satellite communications (SATCOM) system has been installed on a second Air Force C-130J Hercules, providing in-flight internet connection to crew and passengers.

New underwater technology has been successfully deployed across the Torres Strait to combat illegal activity in the region, particularly illegal foreign fishing.

The course exposes students to defence and national security issue areas and helps to build a national security innovation pipeline.

Innovaero launched their purpose-built Defence sovereign manufacturing facility and unveiled their Australian-made Maritime Unmanned Aerial System (MUAS), the Innovaero Fox.

Chief of Army LTGEN Rick Burr has disbanded 2 Squadron, Special Air Service Regiment and outlined plans for the future of Australia's special forces.

This morning the government presented a main summary of the findings of the Brereton inquiry, a long-running investigation into alleged war crimes committed by Australian special forces in Afghanistan.

In a speech to the Submarine Institute of Australia conference this week, Minister for Defence Linda Reynolds has pushed back against the argument that submarines are obsolete.