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Boeing Names Darren Edwards VP/MD of Boeing Defence Australia

Effective today, Boeing [NYSE: BA] has named Darren Edwards as vice president and managing director of Boeing Defence Australia (BDA)

NSW LAUNCHES NEW DEFENCE INDUSTRY STRATEGY

The state’s new Industry Minister Niall Blair today launched a strategy to drive growth across the NSW defence industry.

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MINISTER FOR DEFENCE INDUSTRY MEETS WITH CROWN PRINCE OF ABU DHABI TO DISCUSS AUSTRALIAN EXPORTS

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, met with His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nayhan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces to discuss opportunities for Australian defence exports.

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BAE Systems welcomes Flinders University to national innovation network

BAE Systems Australia today announced that Flinders University has become a member of its national initiative the Joint Open Innovation Network (JOIN),

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A pioneer of modern helicopter technology: the BO105 celebrates its 50th birthday

This month marks 50 years since the BO105 embarked on its maiden flight, on 16 February 1967, in Ottobrunn near Munich

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Counter Daesh conference, NATO Head Quarters

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, attended a meeting of Defence Ministers today in Brussels

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FN Herstal Releases its Next generation FN® FCU to Enhance Hit Probability of 40mm Grenade System

February 15, 2017. With over 15 years of experience in the design and manufacture of fire control units for 40mm grenades, Belgium-based FN Herstal, one of the world’s leading firearms manufacturers

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Israel Aerospace Industries and Kalyani Group to incorporate a JV in India to Manufacture Specific Air Defense Systems

Israel Aerospace Industries, Ltd. (IAI) and Kalyani Strategic Systems Ltd. (KSSL), the defense arm of Kalyani Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

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75th anniversary of the Banka Island Massacre

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said today marked the 75th anniversary of one of the darkest chapters of the Second World War

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Northrop Grumman and Royal Air Force Demonstrate Enhanced Airborne Communications Interoperability

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the Royal Air Force (RAF) have successfully completed a communications interoperability trial involving both F-35B Lightning II and Typhoon FGR4 aircraft

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SYDNEY INDUSTRY FOCUSSES ON SUBMARINES

he second Submarine Industry day is being held today at the National Maritime Museum in Sydney

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RELEASE OF AUSTRALIAN MILITARY SALES EQUIPMENT CATALOGUE

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today released the first Australian Military Sales Equipment Catalogue.

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Norway and Germany initiate extended industrial cooperation related to the Norwegian submarine acquisition

Norwegian and German authorities initiates a comprehensive industrial cooperation on submarine and missile deliveries that could entail considerable contracts for KONGSBERG.

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BAE Systems Australia - Contract extension

BAE Systems has welcomed a one year, $12 million contract extension that will see the company support the Royal Australian Navy’s Hydrographic fleet until 2020.

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CAE awarded contract by Airbus for comprehensive C295W training solution for Canada's Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue program

CAE today announced that Airbus Defence and Space has awarded CAE a contract for a comprehensive C295W aircrew and maintenance training solution

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Joint Strike Fighter to make Australian debut at the Australian International Airshow

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, and Minister for Defence Industry the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today announced that Australia’s two F-35A Joint Strike Fighters will make their first appearance in Australia

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