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BAE Systems Australia achieves peak production on F-35 advanced manufacturing

BAE Systems Australia today welcomed Minister Pyne’s recognition of the completion of the 50th F-35 vertical tail by Marand Precision Engineering

Liebherr Partners with Airbus on Skywise Open Data Platform

Liebherr-Aerospace is collaborating with Airbus to launch new pilot projects on the new aviation data platform, Skywise.

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Airbus and Singapore to co-develop digital services for military aircraft

Airbus and Singapore’s Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA) have agreed details of the first initiative under their recently announced digital technology collaboration1

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Cobra M2 Ka- dual-band Maritime Terminal

Receives WGS Certification EM Solutions Cobra M2 Maritime Satcom Terminal has successfully completed the WGS testing and certification process and been notified by the certification authority

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Gripen E in the air with Swiss pylons

Saab’s Gripen E programme continues to make progress. The Gripen aircraft with designation 39-8 has conducted a number of successful flights carrying external stores,

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Airbus launches SmartForce – services bringing the power of data to military operations

Airbus is extending its highly successful introduction of advanced data analytics in the civil aviation community to the defence market with the launch of SmartForce.

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SONAR TRIALS AND TESTING FACILITY IN TASMANIA

Thales Australia is looking to make Tasmania the home of a state-of-the-art trials and test facility for submarine and surface ship sonar systems.

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TAYLOR BROS MARINE SIGNS OPV CONTRACT

In a win for Tasmanian defence industry, Taylor Bros Marine has today announced the signing of a major contract with Luerssen Australia.

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Australian Maritime College joins Thales on sonar test facility plan

The Australian Maritime College has partnered with international defence giant Thales to investigate establishing a trials and test facility for naval sonar systems in Tasmania.

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$213 million WHARF INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT AT GARDEN ISLAND

Minister for Defence, Marise Payne, and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, today launched an Indigenous joint-venture to deliver the $213 million Bayinguwa critical wharf works project at Garden Island Defence Precinct, the Royal Australian Naval Base in Sydney.

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BMT and Innovyz Institute announce advanced materials and manufacturing program alliance

BMT, the world’s leading maritime design and engineering consulting firm today announces a collaboration with Adelaide incubation firm Innovyz Institute on developing the best and brightest in Australian manufacturing and advanced materials.

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BMT Acquisition Strengthens Submarine Capability

BMT, the world’s leading maritime design and engineering consulting firm, has purchased the Australian submarine design company, Effectiva.

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POWERFUL LINE-UP OF NSW DEFENCE INDUSTRY AT LAND FORCES 2018

The NSW Government will feature some of the State’s best defence companies at Australia’s premier land defence expo, Land Forces 2018, in Adelaide from 4-6 September.

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New chapter for the Australian Signals Directorate

The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) begins a new era today as a statutory agency within the Defence portfolio.

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The Hunter class – defending Australia and securing our shipbuilding sovereignty

The Turnbull Government will deliver one of the world’s most advanced anti-submarine warfare frigates, create 4000 Australian jobs and secure a local naval shipbuilding industry for decades to come.

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BAE Systems selected as preferred tendererto deliver Australia's SEA 5000 Future Frigates

BAE Systems has welcomed the Australian Government’s announcement of its selection as the preferred tenderer for the SEA 5000 program

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