Australia Advances Frigate Construction To 2020

Credit: Royal Australian Navy
BEIJING — Australia has moved forward construction of its next frigate class by three years to 2020 and confirmed its plan to maintain a permanent naval construction industry fed with continuous orders. Construction of a class of patrol ships has also been advanced by two years, but the government...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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