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Aiming at countering small drones, ADF faces challenges

The Australian Defence Force is working on countering small, cheap drones, but the challenges are daunting, with drone technology constantly evolving to sidestep anti-drone measures. Domestic legal obstacles don’t help. A specific acquisition project, LAND …

We can do much more with the reserves

We can do much more with the reserves. The Australian Defence Force reserves are an underutilised resource with great potential to contribute to Australian security.   The 2023 Defence Strategic Review (DSR) warned that Australia is …

Hardening Australia’s northern air bases

If Australia wants the ability to sustain northern air power, it needs air force bases that can fend off attacking missiles and also quickly recover from the hits by those that successfully penetrate. The Royal …