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Air Warfare Destroyer project in High School curriculum
11 Aug 2014

High school students studying science and maths subjects can now learn about the largest defence project in Australia as part of their school curriculum. Le Fevre High School in South Australia has partnered with the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance to develop curriculum material, including lesson plans and worksheets. Read full article

Vertical Launch System installed in first destroyer
19 Apr 2014

Six strike-length missile modules for the Hobart Class Vertical Launch System (VLS) were this week installed into Ship 1 Hobart, marking a significant Combat System load out achievement for the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) project. Read full article

New training simulator fires up to train future Navy crew
10 Apr 2014

An advanced training simulator, that will be used to train the future Navy crew of Australia’s new Hobart Class destroyers, is up and running at the Maritime Skills Centre at Techport in South Australia. Read full article

Second DDG Keel-Laying Ceremony Highlights Progress on AWD Project
03 Feb 2014

Today marks an important milestone for the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) project with the laying of the keel for the second Hobart Class destroyer Brisbane at Techport Australia in Adelaide. Read full article

Hull consolidation of first destroyer nearly complete
08 Oct 2013

Hull consolidation for the first of three Air Warfare Destroyers is nearly complete with just seven remaining blocks out of 31 to be joined to the ship’s structure. Read full article

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