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New strategy from US Navy cyber command

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The US Navy’s primary cyber outfit released its strategic plan for the next five years, a document that calls for using the service’s networks...

Submarines: how did we get here?

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By Graeme Dobell* As Australia’s defence minister does her quarterly meetings with the French to push, pummel and pull at the future submarine project, Linda...

Suspicion, the virus and the cost of Australia’s defence

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By Marcus Hellyer* The 2020 defence strategic update represents a remarkable commitment by the Australian government to sustained growth in the defence budget. Released on...

Universities’ critical role in defence industry

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By Robert Clark and Peter Jennings The recent AUSMIN cabinet-level meeting between Australia and the US pointed to the growing importance of ‘collaboration on civilian...

Chinese-built airport near Manus naval base

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By Thomas Shugart Judging by recent satellite imagery, it appears that significant progress is being made on an expansion and upgrade project at Momote Airport,...

Huge Chinese fishing fleet off Galapagos

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By Melodie Ruwet The Galapagos Marine Reserve (GMR) covers 133,000 square kilometres and was established in 1998 to protect the remarkable biodiversity of the Galapagos...

RN looking at early use of drones

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Last week (Aug 2020), the Royal Navy carrier HMS Princes of Wales hosted the Future Maritime Aviation Force Accelerator Day, bringing together experts from...

HMAS Canberra helps in Pikelot rescue

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HMAS Canberra and its embarked aviation assets assisted in locating the three-person crew of a skiff that had been missing for nearly three days...

India’s naval message to China

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If anyone was wondering why the Indian Navy has deployed almost its entire fleet of ships and submarines into the Indian Ocean region, one...

Labor limited defence policy debate to procurement

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By Katherine Manstead* In a major address at the National Press Club on Tuesday, shadow defence minister Richard Marles doubled down on the Australian Labor...