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AUSTRALIA'S DEFENCE INDUSTRY - SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES

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Navantia Congratulates Navy on the Commissioning of HMAS Hobart

The commissioning of HMAS Hobart (III) into service by the Royal Australian Navy on Saturday, 23 September 2017 marks the achievement of a major milestone for both Navantia Australia and the Australian shipbuilding industry and workforce. The ship was built under the AWD Alliance.

MBDA MOU with QLD based Ferra Engineering

The MoU will see MBDA and Ferra work together in support of the Australian Industry Content (AIC) proposal to contribute to the $20 billion LAND 400 program.

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Damen displays leading position in global OPV market

Damen Shipyards Group has compiled a comprehensive summary of its worldwide shipbuilding activities regarding Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs).

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Australia-United States Alliance stronger than ever before

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, said the Australia-US Alliance continues to go from strength to strength

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Australia and the United States celebrate 50 years for Naval Communication Station Harold E Holt

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, today congratulated the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the United States Navy on the 50th anniversary

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Peak industry body teams with Luerssen and local shipbuilders to deliver skills and education program.

Peak industry body Defence Teaming Centre (DTC) will join forces with Luerssen Australia and its partners ASC Shipbuilding and Civmec/Forgacs

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RAAF BASE AMBERLEY TO CREATE 2800 NEW JOBS BY 2020

Queensland businesses are on the cusp of an economic and jobs boom as a result of the investment that the federal Government is making in our future defence capabilities according to a new report by KPMG.

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H145M completes first flight with HForce weapon system

At the end of August, the H145M performed its first flight with a complete HForce weapon system in Donauwörth.

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ASC helps students get into subs

Australia’s submarine company, ASC, this week supported high school STEM education initiative SUBS In Schools, supporting education in engineering and technical fields

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Victorian Manufacturing Blasts Into A New Era

Victorian university students have launched manufacturing into the Space Age using revolutionary 3D printing technology to design, build and test a world-first rocket engine.

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New compensation Act for veterans

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said veterans would benefit after Parliament yesterday passed measures to simplify veterans’ legislation.

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LEIDOS AUSTRALIA WINS ANOTHER EXPORT DEAL FOR TERATEXT

Leidos Australia is pleased to announce it has won an export deal with the Falkland Islands Government to deliver technology solutions using the TeraText® product suite. For the first time, all Falkland Island laws will be available to the public, using Australian-built technology.

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IAI Expands Compact HF Direction Finding (HF) COMINT Product Line

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) unveiled a new, highly compact version of its Ground and Naval HF COMINT Direction Finder (DF) - ELK-7065.

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IAI National Strategic SIGINT Center Achieves Operational Capability Milestone

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) advanced, highly automated SIGINT Center has successfully achieved phase I operational capability with an undisclosed customer.

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AUSTAL DROPS ANCHOR IN ADELAIDE

Austal Australia today celebrated the opening of its Adelaide office, which will support the design and production for the $3 billion Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) program.

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Naval Group officially opens Australian office

Naval Group has marked the official opening of its new Australian headquarters with the commencement of master planning studies to inform the design and build of the Future Submarine Construction yard in Adelaide.

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