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Australia Reveals New Shipbuilding Plan
May 17, 2017
Australia Reveals New Shipbuilding Plan
The plan supports the most comprehensive regeneration of the Royal Australian Navy since the Second World War.
Australia Reveals New Shipbuilding Plan
Australia to Increase Defense Budget
May 11, 2017
Australia to Increase Defense Budget
The roughly 6 percent increase will help bring defense spending to two percent of GDP by 2021.
Australia to Increase Defense Budget
Australia’s Deadliest Destroyer Completes Sea Acceptance Trials
March 07, 2017
Australia’s Deadliest Destroyer Completes Sea Acceptance Trials
The air warfare destroyer HMAS Hobart is expected to be delivered to the RAN in June 2017.
Australia’s Deadliest Destroyer Completes Sea Acceptance Trials
Australia’s Most Powerful Warship Completes Sea Trials
September 27, 2016
Australia’s Most Powerful Warship Completes Sea Trials
Australia’s first air warfare destroyer successfully completed sea trials this month.
Australia’s Most Powerful Warship Completes Sea Trials
Australia Receives 24th and Final Sub-Killer Helicopter
August 03, 2016
Australia Receives 24th and Final Sub-Killer Helicopter
The Royal Australian Navy has taken delivery of its final MH-60R Seahawk Romeo maritime helicopter.
Australia Receives 24th and Final Sub-Killer Helicopter
Will India Help Build Australia’s New Submarines?
July 21, 2016
Will India Help Build Australia’s New Submarines?
New Delhi’s experience with French submarines could come in handy for Australia’s shipbuilding industry.
Will India Help Build Australia’s New Submarines?
Are Australia’s New Subs Already Obsolete?
June 10, 2016
Are Australia’s New Subs Already Obsolete?
Rapid technological changes in underwater warfare may make the submarine as we know it obsolete by the 2040s.
Are Australia’s New Subs Already Obsolete?
Australia Sends First Upgraded <em>Anzac</em>-Class Frigate to Middle East
June 08, 2016
Australia Sends First Upgraded Anzac-Class Frigate to Middle East
This marks the first operational deployment for an Anzac-class with a new anti-ship missile defense upgrade.
Australia Sends First Upgraded Anzac-Class Frigate to Middle East
Australia-Japan Defense Ties Are Deeper Than a Sunken Submarine Bid
April 30, 2016
Australia-Japan Defense Ties Are Deeper Than a Sunken Submarine Bid
While the outcome is a missed opportunity, it’s worth remembering that bilateral ties are much more than a single deal.
Australia-Japan Defense Ties Are Deeper Than a Sunken Submarine Bid
Australia’s Largest Surface Warship to Participate in RIMPAC 2016
April 05, 2016
Australia’s Largest Surface Warship to Participate in RIMPAC 2016
The Royal Australian Navy will integrate U.S. Navy aircraft on board the HMAS Canberra during the naval exercise.
Australia’s Largest Surface Warship to Participate in RIMPAC 2016
Australia’s Navy Begins Testing Combat Systems on Its First Air Warfare Destroyer
March 30, 2016
Australia’s Navy Begins Testing Combat Systems on Its First Air Warfare Destroyer
Integration and testing of the Aegis combat system aboard Australia’s first air warfare destroyer has begun.
Australia’s Navy Begins Testing Combat Systems on Its First Air Warfare Destroyer
What Does Australia's Defense White Paper Actually Say?
March 05, 2016
What Does Australia's Defense White Paper Actually Say?
When reading Australia's latest defense white paper, it's prudent to take stock of the greater picture.
What Does Australia's Defense White Paper Actually Say?
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
February 26, 2016
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
Canberra plans the most ambitious regeneration of its naval forces since World War II.
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
November 24, 2015
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
Australian shipbuilders confirm that the keel for the third Hobart-class destroyer was laid down on November 19.
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
October 20, 2015
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
Australia has some impressive naval hardware. How will it put these ships to work?
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
Australia to Build Entire New Surface Warfare Fleet
August 05, 2015
Australia to Build Entire New Surface Warfare Fleet
Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced major investments in Australia’s shipbuilding industry.
Australia to Build Entire New Surface Warfare Fleet
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