Tägliche Archive: 26. Januar 2011

Australia – Speech by Minister for Defence, Victoria Cross Investiture

Speech by Minister for Defence, Stephen Smith, Victoria Cross Investiture of CPL Roberts-Smith Campbell Barracks, Perth 23 January 2011 Her Excellency the Governor-General, Ms Quentin Bryce, Prime Minister, The Honourable Julia Gillard MP, Governor of Western Australia, Dr Ken Michael, The Leader of the Opposition, The Honourable Tony Abbott MP, […]

Commentary: Can I Hear a ‚Hooah‘?

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2011 – The 2011 Military Health System Conference opened yesterday morning at a very snazzy hotel in National Harbor, Md. Thousands of trim, uniformed health care professionals –- some in navy, some in camouflage, some people in khaki, some in civvies, all with tidy hair –- milled […]

The Chief of the Defence Force congratulates Corporal Benjamin Roberts-Smith, VC, MG

The Chief of the Defence Force, Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston, today congratulated Corporal Benjamin Roberts-Smith on being awarded the Victoria Cross for Australia. Speaking at the Investiture Ceremony at Campbell Barracks in Perth, Air Chief Marshal Houston said Corporal Roberts-Smith had brought great credit to himself, the Australian Army, […]

USA – US Military contracts for FY11

AIR FORCE Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Defense Systems Division of Herndon, Va. was awarded a $49,694,900 contract which will research, develop, and deliver an integrated software solution that improves upon the targeting functionality currently performed by Air Force and joint targeting automation software. At this time, $2,173 has been obligated. […]