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Border Protection Command (BPC), has assumed responsibility for operational coordination and control of both civil and military maritime enforcement activities within Australia’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). The BPC is staffed by military and civilian officials from Defence, Customs, the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) and the Australian Quarantine Inspection Service (AQIS).

BORDER PROTECTION COMMAND (Coastwatch)

 

Forces by Role & Equipment by Type

 

• AIRCRAFT 2 Patrol Aircrafts.

Surveillance & Maritime Patrol 14 MP/Surv ac:
6 BN-2B Islander;
5 DHC-8 Dash 8;
3
Cessna F406 Caravan II

Search and Rescue 1 SAR ac
1 AC50 Shrike

• HELICOPTER 2 Patrol Helicopters.

 

Utility 2 Utl hel:
1 Bell 206L LongRanger;
1 Bell 214

 
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   Australia AF News:

US Approves $1.3Bln Sale of Surveillance Aircraft to Australia

• US Approves $1.3Bln Sale of Surveillance Aircraft to Australia  (27.6.2017)

Team 21 in bid for Australian pilot training contract

• Team 21 in bid for Australian pilot training contract  (4.4.2014)

Australia Sticks With JSF, Will Buy Growlers, New Subs

• Australia Sticks With JSF, Will Buy Growlers, New Subs  (3.5.2013)


• Attempt to close open door led to fatal R44 crash  (3.5.2013)

• Australia plans to buy 12 EA-18G, 24 F/A-18E/F  (3.5.2013)

• BAE's superdrone Taranis to be tested at Woomera  (14.4.2013)

• Why Australia should scratch the F-35 and fly Sukhois
 (9.4.2013)

• First Australian F-35 Fighter Aircraft in Production
 (3.4.2013)

• MH-60R AMT/WLT for Royal Australian Navy
 (3.4.2013)

• MH-60R AMT/WLT for Royal Australian Navy
 (3.4.2013)

• RAAF Classifies Growlers as Support Plane
 (20.3.2013)

• Boeing Names Ferra Engineering a Supplier for Extended Range JDAMs
 (16.3.2013)

• Cancel Australia JSF program involvement: Greens
 (1.3.2013)


 

 



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