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MC-55A Peregrine EW aircraft

Australia upgrading Edinburgh air base for Peregrine EW aircraft operations

Australia is investing $2.46 billion into the purchase of four modified Gulfstream G550 electronic warfare aircraft.
R70 Sky Ranger UAS

Australia uses Sky Ranger UAS for targeting support for first time

The Australian armed forces have used for the first time a small unmanned aerial system (UAS) to provide targeting support for Australian...
RAAF E-7A Wedgetail

Australian E-7A Wedgetail clocks-in record 17.3-hour flight on Middle East mission

A Royal Australian Air Force E-7A Wedgetail aircraft has returned to Australia following a year-long deployment to the Middle East with a...
MQ-4C under construction

Northrop Grumman starts construction of Australia’s first MQ-4C Triton UAS

Northrop Grumman has started work on Australia’s first MQ-4C Triton unmanned maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft.
Australian museum Hornet

Australian Air Force prepares first “classic” Hornet for heritage display

The first of two F/A-18A Hornets that have been handed over to the Australian War Memorial for heritage display is being transported...
RAAF KC-30A refuels a P-8A Poseidon

Australian Poseidon MPAs in air-to-air refueling first

The achievement brings the Poseidon fleet a step closer to full operational capability.
Australian Air Force A330

Australia upgrading communication, mission systems on its MRTT fleet

The Australian defense ministry has awarded Airbus a contract to develop a communications and mission system modernization upgrade for the Royal Australian...
Airpower Teaming System production

Boeing to base ATS AI wingman drone production hub in Australia

The Australian government and US defense giant Boeing have entered into an agreement that will see the company establish an unmanned aircraft...
Royal Australian Air Force F-35A

Australia receives milestone 30th F-35A fighter

The Royal Australian Air Force has recently taken delivery of the 30th F-35A Lightning II aircraft from Lockheed Martin, the country's defense...
Australian Dart rocket launch

Australian Air Force launches first payload on locally-developed rocket

The Australian Air Force has launched a payload on a 34-kilogram Dart rocket, with takeoff taking place at the Koonibba Rocket Range...
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