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FRANCE WINS SEA 1000 CEP - SEA 5000 FUTURE FRIGATE SHORTLIST - FUTURE SUBMARINE INDUSTRY BASE - RUSSIA EXPANDS DIESEL-ELECTRIC SUBMARINE FLEET - FUTURE SUBMARINE COMBAT SYSTEM DECISION DELAYED - OFFSHORE PATROL VESSEL FINALISTS

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Airbus Defence and Space opens a ground station in Australia

SpeedCast and Airbus Defence and Space join hands to manage the Anchor Centre for Skynet in Adelaide

Hawk Lead-In Fighter fleet reaches 100,000 flying hours

BAE Systems Australia has congratulated the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) on achieving 100,000 flying hours for its Hawk 127 Lead-In Fighter fleet.

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One step closer to hypersonic flight

Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky today congratulated an Australian-United States team on the success of an experimental hypersonic flight at the Woomera Test Range.

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HMAS Anzac visit to Manila

The Royal Australian Navy guided missile frigate HMAS Anzac will visit Manila from 16 to 21 May 2016 as part of its current deployment around South-East Asia.

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ECLIPSE counter-IED system to enter into service within the French forces

The counter-IED system developed by Thales is soon to enter into service within the French armed forces.

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NAVANTIA selected to supply two AORs ship to Australia

The Commonwealth of Australia and Navantia have signed a contract to supply two AORs (auxiliary oiler replenishment).

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Finally some certainty for naval shipbuilding

April 2016 has been one of the most significant months in history for the future structure of the Royal Australian Navy.

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DCNS of France wins the CEP

After years of effort, as of April 27 we finally have a design partner for the Future Submarine project

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BAE Systems welcomes multi-billion dollar industry alliance on ship sustainment

Edinburgh Parks, South Australia: BAE Systems Australia welcomed the signing of a new sustainment agreement between the Australian Government and the Defence Industry

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Australian Government selects DCNS for the SEA 1000

The Australian Government has selected DCNS as its preferred international partner for the design of 12 Future submarines for the Royal Australian Navy.

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Boost for regional manufacturing as Orica and Thales team up

Thales and Orica, the world’s largest provider of commercial explosives, have signed a 10-year contract for Thales in Australia to produce five million explosive boosters each year

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Northrop Grumman Welcomes Australia’s Cyber Security Strategy

“Northrop Grumman welcomes the delivery of Australia’s Cyber Security Strategy and recognises its commitment to strengthening Australia’s cyber defence

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BAE Systems delivers significant upgrade to ANZAC frigate

Henderson, Western Australia: BAE Systems Australia has undocked the sixth ANZAC Class frigate of the eight vessel Anti-Ship Missile Defence (ASMD)

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Elbit Systems of Australia Awarded Approximately $30 Million Contract

("Elbit Systems"), announced today that its Australian subsidiary, Elbit Systems of Australia Pty Ltd (ELSA), was awarded a contract in an amount of approximately US$30 million

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Elbit Systems’ Australian Subsidiary to Supply a Flight Simulator Training Package for the Royal Flying Doctor Service

Elbit Systems’ Australian subsidiary, Elbit Systems of Australia (ESLA), will supply Beechcraft King Air B200 flight simulator training for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) South Eastern Section.

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CAE awarded contract to develop C-130J Fuselage Trainer for Royal Australian Air Force

CAE today announced that CAE Australia Pty Ltd was awarded a contract from Australia's Department of Defence Capability

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