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In Science and Space: Asension has been awarded a contract by the Australian government to provide a tactical space-based sensor system for its armed forces.

The contract with the Innovation Center represents the government’s effort to partner with the defense industry to give a capability advantage to the nation’s defense force.

Awarded through the Center for Defense Innovation, the contract has an estimated value of $2.99 ​​million (AU$4.35 million).

The contract was signed during the visit of Australian Defense Industry Minister Pat Conroy to Asension’s headquarters in Adelaide on 19 August.

In April 2020, the former Australian government awarded A$3.1 million Defense Innovation Center contract to Asension, formerly known as DEWC Systems, to develop tactical sensing technology based on on space.

Asension CEO Ian Spencer said: “The contract is an exciting opportunity for the small company to grow its workforce and enhance the critical space capabilities for Defense. “This contract is critical to the successful growth of this capacity to date and has allowed Asension to grow as a business.”

With this new investment, the company will continue to develop a tactical sensor to enhance the capabilities of the ADF. Conroy added: “This investment will help develop Australia’s sovereign space industry and skilled workforce.”

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