Lockheed Martin AustraliaÂ and the country’s defense and science technology organizationÂ have formed a 10-year alliance to collaborate on research and development work into technology.
“We have agreed to undertake joint research in a range of areas including predictive logistics, trusted assurance, the Aegis combat system, over the horizon radar, hypersonics and operational analysis,” Alex Zelinsky, the organization’s chief defense scientist, said Monday.
Zelinsky signed the agreement withÂ Raydon Gates,Â Lockheed Martin Australia’s CEO.
“The advancement of interactive projects under the alliance will provide important direction for future strategic investmentsÂ Â in Australia,” Gates said.
The organization has also formed industry partnerships with BAE Systems,Â Thales, SAAB Australia, ASC and IBMÂ to bring more investment into research.