As F-35s Arrive, Australian Shipbuilding Costs Loom

Credit: Commonwealth Of Australia
Australian air combat squadrons began reequipping with the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning on Dec. 10, when the first two flew into the country’s main fighter base. For the moment, the F-35 is the biggest item in Australian defense acquisition spending. It will not hold that title for long. Naval...
Bradley Perrett

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

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