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Former Royal Navy (RN) nuclear submarine executive officer, Captain Henry Finnis (retd), sees the benefits of Australia acquiring the vessels as he reflects on his career as a submariner.

 
 

 

 

Royal Australian Maritime Air Power on Show
• Royal Australian Maritime Air Power on Show
— Maritime air power was on show in Guam as a RAAF P-8A Poseidon participated in Exercise Sea Dra....>>
 
Australia to Purchase Second MQ-4C Triton Aircraft
• Australia to Purchase Second MQ-4C Triton Aircraft
— Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) welcomes the announcement last month by the Australian....>>
 
US Approves $1.3Bln Sale of Surveillance Aircraft to Australia
• US Approves $1.3Bln Sale of Surveillance Aircraft to Australia
— The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said that the US Department of State approved the sale ....>>
 
Team 21 in bid for Australian pilot training contract
• Team 21 in bid for Australian pilot training contract
— A consortium made up of Lockheed Martin Australia, Pilatus and Hawker Pacific submit bid to hel....>>
 
Australia plans to buy 12 EA-18G, 24 F/A-18E/F

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

 
 
Australia Sticks With JSF, Will Buy Growlers, New Subs • Australia Sticks With JSF, Will Buy Growlers, New Subs  
 
Attempt to close open door led to fatal R44 crash
• Attempt to close open door led to fatal R44 crash
— The crash of a Robinson R44 that killed two well-known filmmakers last year — and called attent....>>
 
BAE's superdrone Taranis to be tested at Woomera
• BAE's superdrone Taranis to be tested at Woomera
— The most secretive piece of airspace in Australia - the RAAF-run Woomera flight test range in S....>>
 
Why Australia should scratch the F-35 and fly Sukhois
• Why Australia should scratch the F-35 and fly Sukhois
— The F-35 Lighting was the first choice of the Australian air force. But several thunderbolts ha....>>
 
First Australian F-35 Fighter Aircraft in Production
• First Australian F-35 Fighter Aircraft in Production
— Australia's first two F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) aircraft are progressing down the US prod....>>
 
  Australia AIR FORCE NEWS ARCHIVES: News & Headlines
Sale of Royal Australian Navy Sea King helicopters (29.1.2013)
RAAF reforms 35 Squadron for new aircraft (14.1.2013)
Boeings Final Design for Wedgetail AEW&C Airborne Mission Segment Accepted by Australia (21.12.2012)
Australia wants more F-18 Super Hornets (15.12.2012)
Australia OKs Extra Funds for P-8A Project (5.10.2012)
USN Demos EA-18G Growlers Visit in Australia (5.10.2012)
Australia Moves to Buy $3b Spy Drone Fleet (4.9.2012)
RAAF To Convert 12 Super Hornets for Electronic Attack (31.8.2012)
Last major exercise for C-130H Hercules (22.8.2012)
Exercise Tests Australian Navy's Upgraded Missile Defence System (3.8.2012)
Sikorsky signs Black Hawk maintenance contract with Australian Defence Force (20.7.2012)
Boeing Demonstrates Multi-location Paint Capability for Royal Australian Air Force (16.7.2012)
Linfox Orders Three VIP AW169 Helicopters (12.7.2012)
Australia’s Canberra Class LHDs (3.7.2012)
Two More Chinooks Handed Over to Australia (2.7.2012)
Boeing Delivers Final Wedgetail AEW&C Aircraft to Australia (5.6.2012)
Australian Army ARH Tiger's Resume Flying Operations (29.5.2012)
AN/SPQ-9B Radars Delivered for Australian Air-Defense AWDs (23.4.2012)
Australia Buys Sixth C-17A Globemaster III Transport for A$280M (19.3.2012)
Australian Navy retires the A109 (14.3.2012)
 
Sale of Royal Australian Navy Sea King helicopters (29.1.2013)
RAAF reforms 35 Squadron for new aircraft (14.1.2013)
Boeings Final Design for Wedgetail AEW&C Airborne Mission Segment Accepted by Australia (21.12.2012)
Australia wants more F-18 Super Hornets (15.12.2012)
Australia OKs Extra Funds for P-8A Project (5.10.2012)
USN Demos EA-18G Growlers Visit in Australia (5.10.2012)
Australia Moves to Buy $3b Spy Drone Fleet (4.9.2012)
RAAF To Convert 12 Super Hornets for Electronic Attack (31.8.2012)
Last major exercise for C-130H Hercules (22.8.2012)
Exercise Tests Australian Navy's Upgraded Missile Defence System (3.8.2012)
Sikorsky signs Black Hawk maintenance contract with Australian Defence Force (20.7.2012)
Boeing Demonstrates Multi-location Paint Capability for Royal Australian Air Force (16.7.2012)
Linfox Orders Three VIP AW169 Helicopters (12.7.2012)
Australia’s Canberra Class LHDs (3.7.2012)
Two More Chinooks Handed Over to Australia (2.7.2012)
Boeing Delivers Final Wedgetail AEW&C Aircraft to Australia (5.6.2012)
Australian Army ARH Tiger's Resume Flying Operations (29.5.2012)
AN/SPQ-9B Radars Delivered for Australian Air-Defense AWDs (23.4.2012)
Australia Buys Sixth C-17A Globemaster III Transport for A$280M (19.3.2012)
Australian Navy retires the A109 (14.3.2012)
 
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• RAAF Classifies Growlers as Support Plane

(20.3.2013)
Is an electronic attack aircraft a combat aircraft? Not according to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), which is classifying its forthcoming squadron of Boeing EA-18G Growlers ...>>

• Boeing Names Ferra Engineering a Supplier for Extended Range JDAMs

(16.3.2013)
Boeing [NYSE: BA] has selected Brisbane, Australia-based Ferra Engineering to build wing kits that triple the effective range of the Joint Direct Attack Munition Extended Range (JD...>>

• Cancel Australia JSF program involvement: Greens

(1.3.2013)
THE federal government should scrap its involvement in the $US570 billion ($A560 billion) US joint strike fighter (JSF) program, the Australian Greens say....>>

• Ka-32A11BC fire-fighting helicopter presented with Australian certificate of airworthiness

(1.3.2013)
Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, announces that the Ka-32A11BC firefighting helicopter w...>>

• US Supremo says Joint Strike Fighters for Australia on schedule

(27.2.2013)
F-35 JSF's due to be delivered to Australia in 2020 Australia will pay $US90m (A$88.42m) for each JSFs can't fly in lightning Lockheed says JSFs better and cheaper....>>

• Lockheed Martin Completes 400th MH-60 Digital Cockpit

(26.2.2013)
Lockheed Martin Completes 400th MH-60 Digital Cockpit for Installation on First Australian Romeo Helicopter...>>

 




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