Australia

We are proudly based in Australia supporting the local communities acting as Prime Systems Integrator and partner of both defence and civilian contractors. We offer our broad global portfolio of products, services and solutions and transfer our technologies and know-how to Australia to enrich, empower and build local skills.

Protecting Australia since 1885

Protecting Australia since 1885

Since 1885 We have been supplying cutting edge technology solutions to Australia. Today, Leonardo is a key player within Australian Defence Industry with a significant in-country base of installed equipment across Australia, including operating sites in Melbourne, Perth and Nowra.

Where we are

Port Melbourne

The Port Melbourne facility hosts a significant Project Management Office, Systems Integration and Test Facility and Support Services. It also contains an Integrated engineering hub and Integrated logistic Support capability with the ability to design, deliver and support naval, security and land programmes.

Contacts

Selex ES Australia Pty Ltd (a Leonardo Company)
19 Rocklea Drive, Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Contact Person: Thomson Hill
info@leonardocompany.com.au
+61 3 9698 0400

Rockingham

The Rockingham facility, located South of Perth, is the regional hub for engineering, integration, installation and through life support and plays a key role in Leonardo's execution of Naval programmes in Western Australia. 

Contacts

Selex ES Australia Pty Ltd (a Leonardo Company)
42 Tesla Rd, Rockingham WA 6168
Contact Person: Thomson Hill
info@leonardocompany.com.au 
+61 3 9698 0400

Yerriyong

Partech Systems, now part of the Leonardo Group, is Australia’s leader in providing avionics test solutions. Partech is developing a Maintenance Repair Overhaul – Avionics Centre of Excellence for important ADF platforms across Air, Sea and Land with the acquisition of an LM-STAR. Working on key components of the F-35, continuing to support the MRH-90 helicopter and solving mission critical problems for the Australian Defence Force on the S-70B-2 Seahawk and F/A-18 Hornets.

Contacts

Partech Systems Pty Ltd
1 Garadi St, Yerriyong NSW 2540
Contact Person: John McKelvie
www.partechsys.com
+61 2 4422 2700

Essendon Fields

Leonardo Helicopters is based at Essendon Fields and is a full-service operation centre undertaking aircraft assembly and maintenance, logistics management and other related support functions. Engineering activities include scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, aircraft modifications, deployed support to customer maintenance activities and aircraft assembly and disassembly for transport by air and sea. Typical customers for the business are emergency services, offshore operators, government and private customers.

Contacts

AgustaWestland Australia Pty Ltd
Hangar 19, Global Avenue, Essendon Fields VIC 3041
Contact Person: Marco Cardinotti
info@leonardocompany.com.au
+61 3 9227 3700

 

AgustaWestland Australia Pty Ltd
Level 3, 493 St Kilda Road. Melbourne VIC 3000
info@leonardocompany.com.au
+61 3 9867 8905

Our capabilities and solutions

Helicopters

Leonardo has a range of rotary wing solutions including conventional, tiltrotor and UAS systems, operating in the most demanding environments, and offers a complete range of maintenance, engineering, training and logistic support services to ensure the finest customer support experience. Leonardo is also a major partner in Australia’s most advanced medium-lift helicopter: the MRH-90.

Land and Naval Systems

Leonardo is currently executing a New Generation Communications Modernisation Programme for the Navy, featuring a state-of-the-art Shore Integration & Test Facility, Training Centre and full through life support. New product innovation has been realised in Australia by Leonardo in support of major naval projects and to help Australian Defence achieving future Network Centric Integration.

Security & Information Systems

Leonardo supplies Automatic Number Plate Recognition systems in Australia and contributed to a safer and secured Commonwealth Games in 2018. In March 2018 Leonardo was awarded a contract by the Bureau of Meteorology to deliver state-of-the-art meteorological radars in Australia, using radar systems manufactured by Leonardo in Germany.

Airborne and Space Systems

Leonardo has been supplying Defence Electronics in Australia for over 50 years by providing it with leading-edge radar systems, sensors and technologies to support territory and maritime surveillance. Leonardo has further contributed to the protection of Australian Defence Forces through the supply of sophisticated Counter Measure Systems.

Aircraft

In the ’60s  we provided the RAAF with 97 Leonardo Macchi MB 326 Jet Trainers which were assembled by the Commonwealth Aircraft Corp, and more recently we delivered 10 C-27J Spartans: Leonardo’s medium fixed-wing transport aircraft. In the Aerostructures business, within the ATR Consortium we have a significant supply base of ATR-72 aircraft operating for both Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand airlines.

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