Sinking billions – undergunned and over priced – part 1

Missing records, billions in over-runs, conflicts of interest, and flawed ships. How the Australian Defence Department’s new frigates project is a boondoggle for a British weapons-maker. In a two-part investigation, Declassified Australia examines the flawed contracting process that led to a $46 billion naval ship-building deal that has been found to be suffering what an investigative audit described … Continue reading Sinking billions – undergunned and over priced – part 1 Continue reading »