CASG news

Recent news on issues relevant to the Defence and industry.
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  • Image of a F35A Lightning JSF

    22 May 2018

    F-35A Project gathers pace

    The Air Combat Systems Program Office (ACSPO) was stood up at RAAF Base Williamtown recently as the Australian F-35A Project moves full steam ahead towards First Aircraft Arrival in December.

  • RAAF Base Williamtown hosted one of the world’s largest cargo aircraft, an Antonov An-124

    03 May 2018

    F-35A training equipment delivered

    One of the world’s largest aircraft has landed at RAAF Base Williamtown today carrying the first delivery of Australia’s state of the art training equipment for the Joint Strike Fighter.

  • NUSHIP Hobart sails towards Sydney Harbour

    17 Apr 2018

    Australian Defence Force demonstrates cooperative engagement capability

    The Australian Defence Force’s ability to defeat enemy air threats has been boosted with the successful testing of the new Cooperative Engagement Capability.

  • Next three JSF F-35s mission ready

    09 Apr 2018

    Next three F-35A Joint Strike Fighters mission-ready

    Australia has taken delivery of the next three F-35A aircraft from Lockheed Martin.

  • 2018-Australian-Military-Sales-Catalogue-thumb

    20 Mar 2018

    MMilitary Sales Catalogue promotes Aussie exports

    The second edition of the Australian Military Sales Catalogue was released today to promote the products and services produced by Australia’s defence industry internationally.

  • combat recon vehicle thumb

    14 Mar 2018

    New Army vehicles to protect our troops

    The world-class vehicles will be manufactured and delivered under a contract with German contractor Rheinmetall as part of LAND 400 Phase two.

  • womens-day-thumbnail

    09 Mar 2018

    International Women's Day

    Members of CASG’s Gender Diversity Action Group took part in the Australia's largest International Women's Day (IWD) celebration. Held in Canberra on 8 March 2018, the International Women’s Day luncheon celebrated the economic, political and social achievements of women.

  • Maintaining-vigilance-thumbnail

    08 Mar 2018

    Maintaining Vigilance

    Even the most technologically sophisticated fast jets in the world would be useless without a skilled team of maintainers to keep them airborne.

  • Varley-event-thumbnail

    06 Mar 2018

    Australian F-35A Project On Track To Deliver Deployable Mission System Facilities

    The Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, has congratulated Lockheed Martin Australia on the delivery of the first two F-35 deployable facilities manufactured by Tomago-based Varley Group, as part of the Deployable Duty Facility/Deployable ICT Facility Mission System.

  • JORN-radars-thumbnail

    06 Mar 2018

    JORN Upgrade

    Australia’s world-leading over the horizon radar will be given a significant upgrade, with a ten year $1.2 billion upgrade by BAE Systems Australia, who will partner with Raytheon Australia, Daronmont Technologies and RCR Tomlinson to deliver the advancements and maintain the JORN capability.