Thursday, November 19, 2020

Topic: Australia

Rheinmetall unveils first Australian Lynx KF41 fighting vehicle

The Dusseldorf-based German defense group Rheinmetall has unveiled the first of three Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicles designed, developed and manufactured for the Commonwealth...

U.S. tells Congress of plans to sell Javelin missiles to Australia

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced this week that the U.S. State Department recently approved the potential sale to Australia of more than...

Northrop Grumman reportedly builds first Australian Triton unmanned aircraft

U.S. defense contractor Northrop Grumman has announced that it has initiated the build process for Australia’s first MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft. According to a press...

Boeing’s unmanned combat jet edges closer to first flight

Aerospace giant Boeing has announced that its Loyal Wingman unmanned, fighter-like jet is one step closer to its first flight after a...

Boeing gets $2,2 billion contract for small diameter bombs

Aerospace giant Boeing was awarded a $2,2 billion contract by the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center on 24 September to manufacture and...

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...

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British company SubSea Craft Ltd has announced that it is partnering with IrvinGQ, the aerial delivery solutions provider, to begin working together to develop...

Russian Army plans to replace its heavy rocket artillery systems

The Russian Armed Forces are looking to replace its heavy rocket artillery systems, including Bm-30 Smerch and BM-27 Uragan self-propelled multiple rocket launcher systems by...

U.S. Air Force deploys F-16 fighters from Germany to UAE

The U.S. Central Command announced on Monday that F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 480th Fighter Squadron, 52nd Fighter Wing moved from Germany to the...

Ukrainian armored utility vehicles spotted on film set of new Netflix movie

Ukrainian-made armored utility vehicles were spotted on the film set of the new Netflix movie. The two Varta armored personnel carriers were spotted with a...