Strengthening the support of the Australian and Indo-Pacific defence market
Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 13th May 2021 – Moog Australia Pty. Ltd., a wholly owned Australian subsidiary of Moog Inc., celebrated the official opening of its expanded facility located in Heatherton. The multi-phase investment plan, set to take place over the next five years, aims at strengthening Moog’s Australian in-country capability and regional expansion. This expansion is the result of significant growth as Moog Australia focuses on defence solutions within the Indo-Pacific region. The new facility can accommodate 40 additional engineering, technical and support employees. It will further develop local capabilities to design, build, and support through-life defence systems and solutions.
“This announcement stimulates investment within the Defence industry sector, creating jobs growth and offers businesses a chance to export overseas,” Air Commodore Damien Keddie, Director General, Joint Strike Fighter Branch said.“This expansion enables Moog to enhance its support across the land, air and sea domains.”
Moog Inc. is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision motion control products and systems. Moog’s high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, industrial machinery, marine applications, and medical equipment. www.moog.com
Moog Australia Pty Ltd, established in 1979, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Moog Inc.
Moog provides mission critical sub-systems and components on platforms including the F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet, Black Hawk, AP-3C Orion, ASLAV, M113, Collins-class, and future aircraft including the F-35 Lightning II.