Australian government close to decision on $35 billion Future FrigateStaff Writer | May 21, 2018
The Australian government is close to making a decision on the $35 billion Future Frigate program.
Defense Fincantieri, Navantia or BAE Systems
The decision about which of the three companies will be the prime contractor is a defining one both for Australia’s security and for Australia’s defence industry.
This ASPI Strategic Insight sets out the issues the government will be taking into account and assesses each of the contenders against antisubmarine performance, project risk, industrial strategy and cost. ■