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Boeing, Australian Defence Force Sign Deed

Boeing Defence Australia, a subsidiary of The Boeing Company, has signed a Deed of Standing Offer to provide electromagnetic environmental effects (E3) testing and design services for Australian Defence Force (ADF) aircraft and systems. John Duddy, vice president and managing director of Boeing Defence Australia, said “As the first company …

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Boeing reaches milestone in work for Australian Defence Force

Yesterday, Boeing Defence Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, announced the successful introduction into service of its Modernized High Frequency Communication System (MHFCS) for Australian Defence Force (ADF) operations. The MHFCS provides the ADF with a communication system to securely transmit voice and data services such as …

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Australian Fleet of Boeing-Built Growlers to Get Funds for New Jammer, Radar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2017 — Australia’s fleet of Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) EA-18G Growler aircraft will potentially receive new radio jammers and radar systems through the country’s planned $191.6 million investment on the technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Australian defense department said Wednesday Marise Payne, the defense minister, made the comments as the country marked …

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Harris Unveils Reorganized Australian Defense Unit, Appoints Alan Callaghan Lead

Alan Callaghan, a 13-year veteran of Harris (NYSE: HRS), has been named president and managing director of the communications and information technology company’s reorganized defense business in Australia that operates as Harris Defence Australia. He will oversee the Brisbane-based organization’s business development, operations, shared services, government relations and marketing initiatives across the Australian defense …

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Northrop Team to Bid for Australian Military Satcom Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 1, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has announced a joint bid team with ViaSat and Optus for Australia’s military satellite communications program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Northrop said it will offer a network management system compatible to the Wideband Global SATCOM system put to use by …

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Australian Defense Simulation and Training Centre Award Cubic $18 Million Contract

Cubic Global Defense announced Tuesday the award of a four-year, $18 million contract to assist the help the Australian Defense Simulation and Training Centre deliver simulation-based training programs. Cubic Defense Australia will provide the managed workforce solutions which will be distributed throughout Australia and shared with coalition partners in the Pacific. …

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Unisys Extends Australian Defense IT Services Contract; Scott Whyman Comments

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will continue to provide information technology support processes to the Australian defense department under a two-year, $52 million contract extension, ARN reported Thursday. Brian Karlovsky writes the contract covers network security, infrastructure, server and desktop support services to more than 400 locations throughout the country. Scott Whyman, …

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Northrop Grumman to Protect Australian Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) secured a contract from the Australian Defence Materiel Organisation “to provide integrated airfield and asset protection solutions for the Royal Australian Air Force C-17 aircraft.” For the task, the firm will use its Expeditionary Tactical Automated Security System, called “ExTASS, ” to protect the aircraft. “This …

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VIDEO: Exercise Diamond Strike 2018

Task Force Raider, 2d Battalion 4th Marines, has been conducting Exercise Diamond Strike with Australian Defence Force service members. The multilateral exercise is a culminating training event for the Australian Army before they are ready to deploy. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Antonio Campbell)

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VIDEO: Exercise Talisman Saber Amphibious Assault

Exercise Talisman Saber is the largest combined, joint military exercise undertaken by the Australian Defence Force and provides invaluable experience to ADF and U.S. personnel to improve combat training, readiness and interoperability, exposing participants to a wide spectrum of military capabilities and training experiences.

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