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AIR MARSHAL GEOFF BROWN INTERVIEW - TRITON UAS UPDATE - F-35 AUSTRALIAN INDUSTRY PARTICIPATION - SEA 1000 BUREAUCRATIC POLITICS

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SEA 1000- Speculation about the origins of Option J

In 2012 the Senate’s Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee published their final report into ‘Procurement Procedures for Defence Capital projects’

BAE Systems and Saab Australia join forces in a bid to create new Australian jobs

BAE Systems today signed a memorandum of understanding with Saab Australia to maximise Australian industry involvement in its bid for a major combat vehicle program.

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Melbourne fires Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles

The Defence Department announced on June 26 that the Royal Australian Navy Adelaide class frigate, HMAS Melbourne, has successfully fired two Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles

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Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia assists Australian civilian tanker

Brisbane-based company Holmwood Highgate has been awarded a contract to design and manufacture a total of 276 integrated tankers,

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NUSHIP Adelaide commences sea trials

BAE Systems announced on June 23 that NUSHIP Adelaide, one of two Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) ships being built for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), left Williamstown (17 June)

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Netherlands orders 12 new Bushmasters

A dozen life-saving Bushmasters are going into production in Bendigo for export to the Netherlands

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Two additional KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft for the RAAF

Defence Minister Kevin Andrews announced on July 1 that the Australian Government will purchase two additional KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft for the Royal Australian Air Force.

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First RAAF C-27J Spartan Arrives in Australia

Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Geoff Brown, AO, welcomed the first RAAF C-27J Spartan battlefield airlift aircraft in Australia at a ceremony at RAAF Base Richmond today.

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