Three new federal government grants were announced today to companies including Adelaide’s Axiom to boost their ability to participate in F-35 joint strike fighter production.
Axiom has secured more than $800,000 to purchase new technical equipment and train staff in its operation.
Fifty Australian companies have shared in almost $1.8 billion in contracts to supply parts for the F-35, employing over 2,400 people.
The grants announced under the New Air Combat Capability – Industry Support Programme include:
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