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F-35 Program Update - Armidale Patrol Boats - Exercise COPE NORTH Guam 2014 - Geospatial Intelligence & Power Projection

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Joint Strike Fighters: Government to spend $12 billion on 58 more next-generation F-35s

Australia will buy 58 more F-35 Joint Strike Fighters (JSF) at a cost of more than $12 billion

Northrop Grumman, The University of Sydney Announce Partnership

CANBERRA, Australia – April 22, 2014 –Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC)

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40TH SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY EDITION

THE JULY/AUGUST 2014 EDITION OF APDR WILL MARK 40 YEARS OF HIGH QUALITY DEFENCE ANALYSIS, DEBATE, INFORMATION AND COMMENT – MAKING US BY FAR THE LONGEST RUNNING AND MOST FREQUENTLY QUOTED PUBLICATION IN AUSTRALIA AND THE REGION.

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Australian DoD extends Hawkei testing and evaluation programme

The Australian Department of Defence (DoD) has extended the developmental testing and evaluation of the six Thales Hawkei prototype vehicles and trailer that were acquired under the Australian Defence Forces' (ADF) project LAND 121 phase 4 programme.

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ASPI’s submarine conference—key messages

Everyone seemed to miss it—a statement in public (at ASPI’s Submarine Choice conference) from the chairman of the Western world’s largest and most successful builder of conventional submarines: a fleet of 12 large state-of-the-art boats would cost around $20 billion.

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Submarines: German–Swedish tensions

Kym Bergmann (Asia Pacific Defence Reporter): …to Dr Atzpodien, we read in the European media that there’s a high level of unhappiness between TKMS and your Swedish subsidiary Kockums. Could you please comment on this for us?

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BAE Systems, Beechcraft, CAE in joint bid for training contract

BAE Systems, Beechcraft and CAE are jointly offering the Australian military an integrated pilot training system.

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ASC says designers and builders must work together on future submarines

The Australian Submarine Corporation (ASC), Australia’s largest specialized defence shipbuilding

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JP 2008 – heading for the Projects of Concern list.

JP 2008 is a multi-phase satellite communications project that is one of the key pieces of the Network Centric Communications jigsaw puzzle and has now encountered a major problem.

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