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ADF senior leadership appointments


We arrive at a time which is as strategically complex as any since the end […]

Connecting air and ground


A C-130J Hercules became a speck in the sky for a team of No. 4 […]


Storm passes to reveal gems of instructors

The largest Royal Australian Air Force Air Warfare Instructor Course (AWIC) to date, which culminated in Exercise Diamond Storm 2022, has concluded in the Northern Territory. The trainee instructors from […]

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Aviation safety gets a revamp

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority (DASA) has been restructured following a functional resource review. The restructure addresses outstanding actions with the establishment of DASA from the amalgamation of three previous organisations […]

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Aviation safety gets a revamp

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority (DASA) has been restructured following a functional resource review. The restructure addresses outstanding actions with the […]

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The outback called, Air Force women answered

A glimpse at a map would have you think the outback is an expanse of desert with a hostile and […]

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King Air conducts air patrols in the Pacific

A Royal Australian Air Force KA350 King Air and three pilots arrived in Honiara, Solomon Islands in early May, in […]

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Rocketing into Space Territory

The space industry has taken an important leap forward in the Northern Territory with the […]

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NASA Go For Launch In Northern Territory

8 June 2022 A series of NASA rockets will be launched into space from the […]

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Bad Passwords, Stop Blaming People

Year after year, passwords like “123456”, “qwerty” and even “password” are found to be the […]

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Visionary leader in AI and Defence awarded Honorary Doctorate

An internationally respected expert in cyber defence is being honoured for his three decades of […]

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Women of the Air Force

Oral historian and documentary maker Jessica Ferrari shares her “moving and inspirational” experience chronicling the […]

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Brian Edwards takes Maltida Waltzing

‘Excuse me sir, would you like a cup of tea’. Brian Edwards glanced over his […]

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Australian Air Power Today is a quarterly journal renowned for providing authoritative, broad, and in-depth commentary on the latest in Australian aviation news.

Across each issue we take pride in offering a diverse range of firsthand, exclusive and outstanding aviation features, incorporating Defence, Space, Cyber, Technology and historical related themes.

Australian Air Power Today is distributed nationally to a broad range of readership and market sectors including Government, Defence and private industry and strives to bring you leading coverage from across the Australian aviation industry.

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