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Global strategic war gaming at Defence HQ - CONTACT magazine
Intelligence indicates enemy are attempting to posture in north-east Africa, threatening free passage through the Gulf of Aden.
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Kongsberg wins RWS contract for British MIV - CONTACT magazine
Kongsberg has signed a contract with Thales UK to delivery its PROTECTOR RS4 RWS for the British Army's Mechanised Infantry Vehicle program.
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RAAF buys two more P-8A Poseidon - CONTACT magazine
RAAF's maritime patrol capability will be boosted by two P-8A Poseidon surveillance and response aircraft, bringing the total fleet to 14.
Collins-class submarines will undergo upgrades to their sonar systems through a multi-million dollar contract with Thales Australia. Virginia Class Submarine, Russian Submarine, Australian Defence Force, Royal Australian Navy, Nuclear Submarine, Cruise Missile, Hiding Places, Nuclear Power
Collins-class submarines to get sonar upgrades - CONTACT magazine
Collins-class submarines will undergo upgrades to their sonar systems through a multi-million dollar contract with Thales Australia.
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Australia formally pulls out of International Maritime Security Construct - CONTACT magazine
The Australian Defence Force has concluded its contribution to the International Maritime Security Construct (IMSC) in the Middle East.
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RAAF's F-35 Christmas miracle - CONTACT magazine
Despite the Public Holiday and ADF's Christmas block-stand-down, RAAF’s F-35 fleet officially achieved Initial Operational Capability today.
On Thursday 24 December 2020, more than 600 Australian Defence Force personnel boarded HMAS Adelaide and headed for Fiji. Fiji Airways, Australian Army, Landing Craft, Remote Island, Army Soldier, Military Forces
HMAS Adelaide and 600 pers head to Fiji - CONTACT magazine
On Thursday 24 December 2020, more than 600 Australian Defence Force personnel boarded HMAS Adelaide and headed for Fiji.
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Happy Christmas me arse - CONTACT magazine
Merry Christmas all CONTACT fans
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Dogs recognised for their service - CONTACT magazine
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Explore "G for George" in 3D - CONTACT magazine
The Australian War Memorial has launched the fifth and final instalment of On Closer Inspection featuring "G for George" in 3D interactive.
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Suicide Commissioner ends first round of consults - CONTACT magazine
The interim National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention has begun to hear about key issues impacting veterans.
The Governor-General made a statement following news of the passing of Major General Michael Jeffery, former Governor General of Australia. Gentleman, Australia, Military Cross, Special Air Service, Major General, Western Australia
Former GG Michael Jeffery dies - CONTACT magazine
The Governor-General made a statement following news of the passing of Major General Michael Jeffery, former Governor General of Australia.