SADIG members and subscribers.
Happy New Year and welcome to our first newsletter of 2017.
Air Force declares IOC for the C-27J Spartan fleet at RAAF Richmond, NSW
Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne has announced the achievement of Initial Operating Capability (IOC) for the fleet of C-27J Spartan aircraft. To date, four of Australia’s ten Spartans have arrived at RAAF Base Richmond. Following construction of dedicated facilities at RAAF Base Amberley, Number 35 Squadron will relocate in 2019. Full details
Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance General Manager Lloyd Beckett said that the launch of Brisbane was further demonstration of significant progress on the AWD project and a great opportunity to celebrate the work of Australia’s shipbuilders and system integrators.Full details
Upcoming Events, Seminars & Workshops
ADM Congress 2017 - Canberra ACT Tuesday 7 February 2017 Venue: Hyatt Hotel Canberra ACT Registration:Full details
AIDN Annual Dinner 2017 - Canberra ACT Tuesday 7 February 2017 Venue: To be confirmed - Canberra ACT Sponsorship:Full details
HunterNet Defence Forum - Newcastle, NSW Tuesday 14 February 2017
DCNS Barracuda Industry briefing - Sydney NSW 16th February 2017 Venue: TBA. Registration: TBA.
AVALON 2017 Airshow and Exposition- Victoria 28 February to 5 March 2017
The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is a global business event. Venue: Geelong Victoria Registration: Click here
NSW Defence and Aerospace Businesses
Defence & Aerospace businesses in the greater Sydney and regional NSW areas are encouraged to register on the SADIG website, to enter details & upload a recent
Quad Chart, then keep your product and service capabilities current.
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