To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

×
Open menu Search

Australia shortlists tactical UAV vendors

20th March 2020 - 12:00 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch

RSS

Australia has announced that four companies have been shortlisted for the army’s Project Land 129 Phase 3 to find a new tactical UAV system.

The downselected quartet of contenders, after passing through an ‘invitation to register’ stage of the tender process, now proceed to a limited RfT.

The four companies are Insitu Pacific, Leidos Australia, Raytheon Australia and Textron Systems Australia, but authorities did not say which specific UAVs have been proffered by each company.

Notably, two of the main purveyors of rotary-wing UAVs – Schiebel and Skeldar – are not on the list.

The coming phase comprises a competitive

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 1 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
  • Free magazine subscription to all our titles
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
  • 10-year news archive access
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Start your free trial

Share to

Linkedin