Recent Announcement: Lockheed Martin New ADF Pilot System Preferred Bidder

On Sept 6, the Minister for Defence, Kevin Andrews announced Lockheed Martin Australia (Team 21) as the preferred tenderer for the new Australian Defence Force

10th Sep 2015


Recent Announcement: Lockheed Martin New ADF Pilot System Preferred Bidder

On Sept 6, the Minister for Defence, Kevin Andrews announced Lockheed Martin Australia (Team 21) as the preferred tenderer for the new Australian Defence Force (ADF) Pilot System which will deliver the ADF’s Basic Flying Training.

Team 21, a partnership comprised of Lockheed Martin, Pilatus and Hawker Pacific is pleased to have been selected as preferred tenderer for AIR 5428. We look forward to working with the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group to finalise and implement this vital Defence program.


As this is an ongoing competition and no contract award has been announced, questions regarding the contract process are deferred to the Department of Defence.

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