Author: Nigel Pittaway

MQ-4C Triton shapes up for AIR7000

THE United States Navy’s Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) programme received a major boost in May, with the maiden flight of Northrop Grumman’s MQ-4C Triton high altitude unmanned aircraft. The US Navy is now...

MH-60R ‘Romeo’ early curtain call

WITH the first batch of the Royal Australian Navy’s first MH-60R Seahawk ‘Romeo’ helicopters now undergoing systems integration with Lockheed Martin in Owego, upstate New York, attention now turns to the first deliveries to...

Regional maritime ISR

Operation Gateway is Australia’s enduring contribution to the preservation of regional security and stability in South East Asia. It helps maintain the bilateral Defence relationship between Australia and Malaysia and is part of the...

Amphibious warfare ship ready for sea trials

SEA trials of the RANs first ‘Canberra’ class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) ship are scheduled to get underway late October following six weeks of Harbour Acceptance testing and Basin Trials alongside BAE Systems Australia’s...