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The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has notified industry of its intention to replace the army’s unprotected Pinzgauer Light Operational Vehicles.

The Royal Australian Air Force has trialled a new aircrew role during a joint special operations support mission with the US Air Force.

Defence has provided more information on its plan for the Sovereign Guided Weapons and Explosive Ordnance Enterprise through an Industry Briefing Session.

The first collaborative activity within the UK-Australia Space Bridge framework was launched this week by SmartSat CRC, UK Science and Innovation Network, and the Satellite Applications Catapult.

In order to get an idea of the art of the possible, Army has engaged with a consortium of Australian owned and run companies led by EOS to provide a proof of concept for the delivery of C4I products and technologies and capabilities in Australia.

Australian SME Sigma Bravo will partner with Hanwha Defense Australia to deliver training packages and training equipment to support the AS9 Huntsman Self-Propelled Howitzer and AS10 Armoured Ammunition Resupply Vehicle.

Collins Aerospace has been awarded a contract to supply the next generation Digital Terminal Control Systems under the Australian Land 17 Phase 2 program.

Rocket Lab has announced the conclusion of an extensive review into the cause of the anomaly that resulted in the loss of its “Running Out Of Toes” mission launched on May 15, 2021.

Ventia has signed a contract to transfer the service of Defence Retail Stores, previously conducted under the Estate Maintenance and Operational Services contract with Estate and Infrastructure Group, to a new agreement with Joint Logistics Command.

The government has announced 10 new contracts worth almost $20 million for defence industry, taking the total number of contracts signed by the Defence Innovation Hub to over 150.

DroneShield has sold a quantity of its RfOne MKIITM long-range sensors to the Australian Army.

Airbus has added Canberra-based satellite ground control segment expert Clearbox Systems as its second partner in its Team Maier arrangement.

ADM’s fourth Women in Defence Awards (WIDA) will now be held at 7 pm on 15 September at the National Arboretum in Canberra.

Australian university students will have the opportunity to apply their fresh ideas and innovative approaches to national security challenges through a new Defence entrepreneurship program, D.Start Catalyst.

The Indian Navy took delivery of the 10th of at least 12 Boeing P-8I Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft on July 13 and regional demand appears to be steady.