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Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
February 11, 2019
Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
After a two-year delay, Australia has signed a production contract with a French shipbuilder for 12 new submarines.
Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
Australia, France Close to Finalizing Agreement for $36 Billion Submarine Fleet
December 13, 2018
Australia, France Close to Finalizing Agreement for $36 Billion Submarine Fleet
Australia’s defense department and France’s Naval Group are expected to sign a strategic partnership agreement this month.
Australia, France Close to Finalizing Agreement for $36 Billion Submarine Fleet
Concept Design for Australia’s $36 Billion Submarine Fleet to Be Finalized by Year’s End
November 07, 2018
Concept Design for Australia’s $36 Billion Submarine Fleet to Be Finalized by Year’s End
The concept design for Australia’s Future Submarine project should be finalized by the end of 2018.
Concept Design for Australia’s $36 Billion Submarine Fleet to Be Finalized by Year’s End
Japan Offers to Build Australia’s $50 Billion Submarine Fleet If French Deal Falls Through
October 11, 2018
Japan Offers to Build Australia’s $50 Billion Submarine Fleet If French Deal Falls Through
Japan’s foreign minister said in a recent interview that Tokyo is prepared to export its submarines to Australia.
Japan Offers to Build Australia’s $50 Billion Submarine Fleet If French Deal Falls Through
Is Australia’s $50 Billion Fleet of New Submarines in Trouble?
October 03, 2018
Is Australia’s $50 Billion Fleet of New Submarines in Trouble?
Australia and France have yet to conclude a strategic partnering agreement for the construction of 12 diesel-electric submarines.
Is Australia’s $50 Billion Fleet of New Submarines in Trouble?
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
May 04, 2018
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
French President Emmanuel Macron visited Australia this week, the second French leader to do so.
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
France in the Pacific: Growing Strategic Ties With Australia
October 16, 2017
France in the Pacific: Growing Strategic Ties With Australia
Forging closer security ties with France seems to be Australia's best regional hedge against U.S. political instability.
France in the Pacific: Growing Strategic Ties With Australia
Australia’s Government Under Attack Over Submarine Deal
October 04, 2017
Australia’s Government Under Attack Over Submarine Deal
In a new report, experts urge Australian government to drop plans to procure French-made nuclear attack submarines.
Australia’s Government Under Attack Over Submarine Deal
A French Pivot to Asia?
May 01, 2017
A French Pivot to Asia?
Though perhaps overlooked, France has long been an Asian power and intends to remain so in the 21st century.
A French Pivot to Asia?
Australia, France Sign Deal to Build 12 Submarines
December 21, 2016
Australia, France Sign Deal to Build 12 Submarines
Australia and France have signed an intergovernmental agreement to build 12 submarines.
Australia, France Sign Deal to Build 12 Submarines
Australia, France Sign Classified Information Sharing Pact
December 13, 2016
Australia, France Sign Classified Information Sharing Pact
The bilateral agreement aims to support bilateral work on Australia’s so-called SEA 1000 Future Submarine Program.
Australia, France Sign Classified Information Sharing Pact
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