Top News on Canberra

  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas


    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth final assembly site in Texas. They are the lead examples of at least 72 aircraft to be produced for the nation, under an acquisition worth a projected A$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion).


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  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas


    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed...


  • ​Virgin Australia ATR operated 13 sectors with damaged tail


    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is continuing its investigation into an incident where a full inspection...


  • Former defence chief takes charge as MH370 search continues


    Australia's government has appointed retired defence chief ACM Angus Houston to coordinate the ongoing search for the...


  • News Listings for Canberra

  • Australia commits combat aircraft to fight IS

    News | 15 Sep 2014 03:10 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​Australia will commit air and special forces assets to the international coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-commits-combat-aircraft-to-fight-IS-403665/
  • Canberra starts Western Sydney airport consultation

    News | 18 Aug 2014 02:56 | Ellis Taylor

    Australia’s government has formally started consultations with Sydney Airports Corporation over the proposed development of a new airport in western Sydney.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canberra-starts-Western-Sydney-airport-consultation-402756/
  • LAN and Qantas boost codeshare

    News | 30 Jul 2014 20:39 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Oneworld carriers LAN and Qantas Airways will add more routes to their codeshare partnership.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LAN-and-Qantas-boost-codeshare-402220/
  • Australia pushes for Harpoon integration on P-8As

    News | 29 Jul 2014 13:35 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​Negotiations have commenced between Boeing and the US Department of Defense to secure integration of the AMG-84 Harpoon Block 1G anti-ship missile with the P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft on behalf of the type’s Australian customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-pushes-for-Harpoon-integration-on-P-8As-402134/
  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas

    News | 25 Jul 2014 11:18 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth final assembly site in Texas. They are the lead examples of at least 72 aircraft to be produced for the nation, under an acquisition worth a projected A$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-F-35s-rolled-out-in-Texas-402030/
  • Australia shies away from Qantas ownership revamp

    News | 16 Jul 2014 09:55 | Greg Waldron

    ​Canberra has backed away from a plan to increase the foreign ownership allowed in Qantas Airways to 49%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-shies-away-from-Qantas-ownership-revamp-401626/