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FULL DEFENCE BUDGET ANALYSIS - TOP 30 DEFENCE PROJECTS - AIR 5428 UPDATE - UNINHABITED vs INHABITED AERIAL SYSTEMS

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Thales to continue operating Sydney’s Garden Island

Thales Australia has signed a contract with the Department of Defence to provide ongoing dock operations and services, as well as ship repair and maintenance services, at Sydney’s Garden Island for the next five years.

Biggest ever Defence contract signed

On 10 July, Stephen Wells, Aurecon’s Chief Business Development Officer and Rosemary Peavey, Company Secretary, attended a formal ceremony hosted by the Department of Defence where they signed Aurecon’s largest defence contract to date.

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Boeing to upgrade Australian Defence high-frequency communication system

Boeing will increase the capacity and ease-of-use of the Australian Defence Force’s

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US-Australian spy base in WA to boost military communications

Project will allow real-time communication for American and Australian military

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Thales Australia wins RAN’s Adelaide Class Frigate maintenance contract

Thales Australia Ltd has been awarded the Royal Australian Navy's (RAAN)

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Minister for Defence Formally Opens the Saab Advanced Maritime Systems Centre

Minister for Defence Senator the Hon David Johnston officially opened Saab’s Advanced Maritime Systems Centre in Adelaide this morning.

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Geelong firm lands $5m Thales contract

Thales Australia has pre-awarded a $5m contract to RPC Technologies

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Australian Defence Force to be tested by air, land and sea in Pacific Rim

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) is playing a key role in the world’s largest maritime

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What Australia should do in the South China Sea

China continues to try changing the status quo in the South China Sea (SCS) through bullying its smaller neighbours

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CALL FOR PAPERS: AOC Australasia 2014, Convergence and Synergies

The Australian Chapter of the Association of Old Crows will hold its biennial Electronic Warfare, Information Operations and Cyber Convention on August 18-19, 2014.

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