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    Senate Committee Recommends ‘Hedging Strategy’ for F-35A Acquisition

    The F-35A Lightning II is the only aircraft able to meet Australia’s strategic needs, an inquiry by a Senate committee examining the acquisition has concluded.

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    Northern Territory Could Become a Maintenance Hub for US F-35s

    "It would be a major win for our defence industry if Australia wins the contract to maintain, repair, overhaul and upgrade the Joint Strike Fighters in the Southeast Asian region,” Mr Pyne said

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    Northern Territory Could Become a Maintenance Hub for US F-35s

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  • Joint Strike Fighter Contract To Boost Hunter Jobs

    NBN News // November 09, 2016
    Hundreds of millions of dollars will flow into the Hunter, off the back of news Australia will handle maintenance and repairs for the Joint Strike Fighter in the Asia Pacific.
  • JSF Announcement to Create Defence Industry Jobs

    Australia Minister for Defence // November 08, 2016
    In a major win for the nation’s defence industry, Australia has been chosen to provide Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade for the componentry of the Joint Strike Fighter in the Asia Pacific Region worth approximately $100 million to our economy, creating and sustaining hundreds if not thousands of jobs.
  • Joint Strike Fighter a Government-Industry Partnership Exemplar?

    The Mandarin // June 17, 2016
    Kim Gillis, the Department of Defence’s deputy secretary for its capability acquisition and sustainment group, told the 2016 Defence Industry Conference he believed there was no other program that better demonstrates the value of partnerships to build capability.