?From Collins to Force 2030: The Challenge of the Future Submarine?
SPEECH TO THE SYDNEY INSTITUTE
Wednesday 4 November 2009
Director of the Institute, Mr Gerard Henderson, Ladies and Gentlemen.
I would like to talk to you tonight on the topic of ?From Collins to Force 2030 ? the Challenge of the Future Submarine? in order to highlight the importance of this project and deal with some of my roles and responsibilities as the Minister for Defence Personnel, Materiel and Science.
Who commissioned him?
Disagree, the Type 209-1500 is actually inferior to the Collins in that it can not conduct many of the real world missions the Collins, and the Oberon before it, have been carrying out since the late 90's. Start adding the new roles the Collins is being updated to carryout, i.e. special fo
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