December 2002
Armada International;2002, Issue 6, p4
Presents an update on several contracts for the defense industries of various countries as of December 2002. Advanced soldier communication system for the U.S. Army Communication-Electronics Command; AN/AQS-22 dipping sonars for the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command; Air defence surveillance radar systems for the Hellenic Air Force; Mass memory units for the U.S. Navy; Guided weapons program for the Australian Defense Force.


Related Articles

  • Australia's defence industry: A force in the region.  // Asian Business Review;Dec97, Special Supplement p10 

    Reports that Australia's commitment to regional defence and security relationships through a policy of forward cooperation was highlighted by Minister for Defence Ian McLachlan in November 1997. Key to meeting tactical and technical challenges; Australian industry's partnership with the...

  • Defence is big business. Norris, Cassy // Businessdate;Jul2006, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p1 

    The article provides information on the defense industry in Australia. It is indicated that Australia's defense industry accounted for 2.6 percent of the world gross domestic product. Its defense-related exports reached $1.04 billion in 2001 and generated $14 billion in annual revenue. The...

  • Moore's revolution in defence. Walsh, Max // Bulletin with Newsweek;05/23/2000, Vol. 118 Issue 6225, p10 

    Focuses on Australia's Department of Defense and Defense Minister John Moore. Anachronisms that flourish in the defense sector; Claim that Moore's political career has not been particularly distinguished; Business sector's support for the department; Speculation on how Moore will run the...

  • Battle of the bulge. Benchley, Fred // Bulletin with Newsweek;05/23/2000, Vol. 118 Issue 6225, p34 

    Discusses Australian Defense Minister John Moore's plan for the Department of Defense. Moore's pre-selection in the Liberal Electorate; Democratic principle of civilian control of defense; Management of military security; Cost of replacing obsolete vehicles; Moore's order of a review of all...

  • HELPING DEFENCE INDUSTRIES EXPORT -- IT'S NEVER TOO LATE. Lord, John // Ausmarine;Oct2007, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p28 

    The author examines the role of the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) within Australia's Department of Defence in developing a strategy to secure opportunities for Australia in the defense export market. The decision of DMO to employ the part time service of a Military Advisor for the Defence...

  • Market Overview.  // Australia Defence & Security Report;Q2 2009, p30 

    The article presents an overview of the defence and security markets in Australia. It mentions the reform of the sector's procurement process since the privatisation of the industry. It details the 2015-2016 Defence Capability Plan published by the Australian Department of Defence in 2006. It...

  • Australia Signs Contract For U.S. Helicopters.  // Defense Daily International;3/26/2010, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p3 

    The article reports that Australian Minister for Defence Personnel, Materiel and Science, Greg Combet has announced that the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) has signed a contract with the U.S. Army Security Assistance Command. As stated approximately 467m dollars contract is to acquire seven...

  • Australia Signs Contract For U.S. Chinook Helicopters.  // Defense Daily;3/26/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 57, p5 

    The article reports on the 467.6 million dollar contract signed between the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) of Australia and the U.S. Army Security Assistance Command. It tells that DMO procured seven CH-47F Chinook helicopters, two simulators and associated spares. It says that the...

  • In Brief.  // Journal of Electronic Defense;Oct2008, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p22 

    This section offers news briefs related to the defense industry as of October 2008. A $125.6 million contract was won by Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. from the U.S. Navy for Lot IV production of nine ALQ-218 Tactical Jamming System Receivers. A $35 million contract has been awarded to ITT Corp....


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics