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Australia to receive next eight F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft in 2018

The Royal Australian Air Force is on track to receive a next eight F-35A Lightning II fighter aircraft in 2018. On the final assembly line of Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, there are eight fifth-generation...

Australian Army’s Tiger ARH achieves 2,000 flight hours

The Australian Army has achieved a major milestone with its Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter (ARH) flying 2000 hours on serial number #001, the first of any Tiger in the global fleet. Under the command...

Australia selects NASAMS air-defence system

Raytheon Australia has been selected to supply its National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS) for the Australian Army by granting First Pass Approval for the Land 19 Phase 7B project. That was reported...

Chinese rockets to debut at Australian airshow

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) is showcasing its Long March rockets for the first time at the Australian International Airshow and Aerospace and Defence Exposition 2017 running from 28 February to...

NIOA Completes Site Acceptance Testing of the Land 40 Phase 2 LVS2 Simulation...

NIOA is pleased to announce the successful completion of Site Acceptance Testing of the LVS2 Next Generation Fire Control Simulation Training System. That was reported by managing director at NIOA Robert Nioa. The LVS2 Simulation Training...
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Schiebel Camcopter S-100 UAS wins contract with Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy awarded to Schiebel a contract for the supply of its CAMCOPTER® S-100 System and three years of follow-on Contractor Logistics Support. The Royal Australian Navy released an international Request for Tender...

Largest deployment of US Marines to arrive in Australia

The United States Marine Corps has confirmed its next rotation to Darwin in the Northern Territory will include more than 1200 Marines and 13 aircraft. “Approximately 1,250 Marines will deploy to Darwin, Australia, in 2017...

Australian Army showed modern capabilities during a showcase at Russell Offices, Canberra

The Australian Army showed some of the new equipment that is being introduced into service through our modernisation plan at Sir Thomas Blamey Square, Russell Offices, Department of Defence. The Australian Army allowed the public...