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Top End Takeoff


A series of NASA rockets were launched into space from the Northern Territory between June […]

Winning the Information War in the Indo-Pacific.

The end of the Cold War led to widespread expectations of the emergence of a […]




Recent conflicts have seen the increasing risks to infantry soldiers at a rate never seen since the widespread emplacement of heavy and machine guns in World War I.  Countermeasures systems […]

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Review of defence capability announced

Wednesday 3rd August the Albanese Government announced details of the Defence Strategic Review, including the Terms of Reference and the independent leads who will conduct this Review for government. In […]

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Gruelling test of fitness for charity

Three Australian Defence Force officers are putting themselves to the ultimate test of fitness this weekend for charity: a 48 hour-long […]

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Industry sees action at Richmond

For many of Defence’s industry partners, seeing the end result of their work is only possible by watching the news. […]

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Aviators challenge innovation

Unmanned aerial systems have become a critical force multiplier for the operations of Air Force’s security forces (SECFOR). SECFOR currently […]

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Top End Takeoff

A series of NASA rockets were launched into space from the Northern Territory between June […]

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SpIRIT satellite booked for launch in early 2023

The SpIRIT spacecraft, the first selected for funding by the Australia Space Agency, has been […]

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Biotech alliance announced at ADSTAR 2022

Defence has announced the launch of the Safeguarding Australia through Biotechnology Response and Engagement alliance […]

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Cyber security key for SMEs to gain work in Defence industry

A new cyber security tool has been developed to help small businesses gain access to […]

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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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All RAAF Bases in Australia 

Office of Chief of Air Force and Senior Leadership Teams

Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)

Capability Acquisition & Sustainment Group (CASG)

Air Services Australia

Fleet Air Arm

Royal New Zealand Air Force

Air Force Museums and Heritage Centres

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ADF Defence
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