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Defence has signed an Enterprise Partnering Agreement with Saab Australia to deliver their ‘Next Generation’ Combat Management System.
The PFAS sub-committee of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade has begun the new parliamentary year with questions about government action on safety frameworks.
The US State Department has approved an FMS to Australia of up to 200 AGM-158C, Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles.
REDARC Defence Systems signed a multimillion-dollar contract to deliver Multi Aspect Threat Emulation Systems (MATES) to the Army.
DroneShield has been selected to Phase III of the Expeditionary Technology Search program (“xTechSearch”) evaluation process.
"The hard truth is that Australian-controlled companies are not being trusted to provide the capabilities upon which operational advantage relies."
The creation of the Astra Aerolab defence and aerospace precinct at Newcastle Airport has progressed with the appointment of Daracon as lead contractor.
The eternal tension between the Department of Defence and the media has been the subject of review again by the Australian National Audit Office.
The Department of Defence has confirmed that an Army MRH-90 Taipan helicopter started the Orroral Valley fire.
BAE Systems has been awarded a contract from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop the next generation of mixed-signal electronics.
Deploying NH90 helicopters overseas is a well-rehearsed routine for the Royal NZ Air Force (RNZAF), as bushfire relief operations in Australia have demonstrated.
Major General Susan Coyle has assumed command of Joint Task Force 633 in the Middle East, taking over from Rear Admiral Mark Hill.
The ADF's contribution to firefighting efforts continued over the weekend.