Friday, September 18, 2020

Topic: Australia

Thales releases video of Hawkei full-rate production

Defense electronic systems company Thales has released video footage, which shows Hawkei full-rate production in Australia. As noted by the company, the Australian designed and...

Australia just got one step closer to buying new self-propelled howitzers

The Australian Government released a Request for Tender in September 2020 for the Protected Mobile Fires project to buy and build 30 self-propelled howitzers. The...

U.S. Marine Corps Blackjack completed its first flight in Australia

The RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aerial system was launched for the first time in Australia at Bradshaw Field Training Area, Northern Territory on...

U.S. Marines train for rapid combined arms assault in Australia

U.S. Marines with Combined Anti-Armor Team, Ground Combat Element, Marine Rotational Force – Darwin, taken parts in a simulated fire mission utilizing heavy machine...

Australian Army to receive 251 new Remote Weapon Stations for its protected vehicles

Australia’s Department of Defense and Electro Optic Systems announced on Thursday an agreement for the procurement of 251 new Remote Weapon Stations. "Today’s announcement of...

Thales doubles production of Hawkei vehicles for Australian Defense Force

French defense contractor Thales has announced that it doubles the rate of Hawkei vehicle production at our Bendigo facility. "Maintaining local supply chains that are...

Boeing achieves significant milestone with new stealthy, robotic fighter jet

Boeing is progressing with the continued development of a new unmanned aircraft program in preparation for the first flight of the Royal Australian Air...

U.S. private contractor buys 46 Australian retired F/A-18 Hornet fighters

Australian Government Department of Defense has reported that U.S. private contractor Air USA is buying up to 46 F/A-18 Hornet fighter aircraft. "Workers at RAAF...

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U.S. Army deploys long-range artillery systems to Alaska

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U.S. Special Forces spotted in Ukraine

A unit of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command has been spotted inside Ukraine after photographs were posted online on Twitter. A two CV-22...

German Navy to receive new anti-ship missiles

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab has announced that it has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship...

Russia aims to intimidate NATO with its Cold War-era bombers

Russian forces have this week conducted a series of military exercises involved Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 bombers. The Russian Defense Ministry said on September 17 that...