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Australia’s defence industry on show in London

The Minister for Defence Industry, Christopher Pyne, today has announced (sep 2017) a record number of Australian defence industry companies would be showcased at the Defence and Security Equipment International exhibition (DSEI) in London as part of the Centre for Defence Industry Capability’s Team Defence Australia (TDA) delegation.

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Shipbuilding scholarships to help build SA’s workforce

A SUPERGROUP of companies will fund a dozen scholarships a year to shipbuilding students to shore up the workforce. The new team — comprising the Defence Teaming Centre, Luerssen Australia, ASC Shipbuilding, and Civmec/Forgacs — was announced at ASC (Sep 2017).

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UK secures use of Oman naval base in Duqm

UK secures use of Oman naval base in Duqm

UK Defence Minister Michael Fallon visited Oman to cement a raft of military agreements with the sultanate, including the use of Duqm port for naval ships. UK Foreign Minister Michael Fallon cemented a raft of military agreements with Oman this week, including the use of an Arabian Sea port for British naval ships.

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