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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.

BAE Systems delivers more AWD blocks

Williamstown, Victoria: A further two Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) blocks manufactured at BAE Systems’ Williamstown shipyard have been sent to Osborne, South Australia.

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SA to host defence manufacturers

Major defence manufacturers from France, Japan and South Korea are visiting South Australia to inspect its naval shipbuilding sector.

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Air Warfare Destroyer project: HMAS Hobart launched

SA Premier Jay Weatherill has used the launch of the first Air Warfare Destroyer to push South Australia's credentials to build the next generation of submarines.

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Raytheon's quest to develop Australia's future engineers and scientist

Raytheon’s support for hands-on, interactive education through the key partnership with Questacon

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Australian Industry’s contribution to the F-35 Program

The July-August edition of Asia Pacific Defence Reporter will have the theme 'Australian industry involvement in the F-35 program'.

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Boeing Delivers 2 Chinook Helicopters to Australian Army

Boeing has delivered the first two CH-47F Chinook tandem-rotor helicopters to the Australian army as the country’s military branch works to upgrade its fleet of cargo helicopters.

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International participation in Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2015

Australia and the United States are preparing for Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2015, the largest combined military exercise undertaken by the Australian Defence Force (ADF).

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Army bids farewell to Chief

The Chief of the Australian Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, officially handed over the command of the Army on Friday May 15, at a parade in Canberra

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L-3 Global lands $81.8 million contract from Raytheon Australia

L-3 Global Communications Solutions Inc. in Victor has been awarded an $81.8 million contract from Raytheon Australia to supply the Australian Defence Force with satellite communications equipment, additional support equipment and training.

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Shipbuilder lays off another 80 workers

SHIPBUILDER BAE Systems has laid off another 80 workers at its Melbourne yard, with fears it will completely run out of work early next year.

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Raytheon to provide new mobile satellite communications

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) will receive increased mobile satellite communications with Raytheon Australia being awarded the contract for Project JP2008 Phase 5B1.

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