Signing of Submarine Build Framework Agreement Between France and Australia December 20. 2016.
If the project is successful, the first laser weapons would come into service in the mid-2020s.
2017 is set to be the year of the Royal Navy as it prepares to welcome new ships to the fleet, following one of their busiest years since the end of the Cold War.
Beginning with new leadership the excuse that defense is a unique market not bound by true capitalism principles must be squashed in favor of the basic American business principles and the dynamics of the “deals.”