RAN to acquire ex-RN Bay Class LSD?

Rumours abound that the RAN may be acquiring an ex-Royal Navy Bay Class Landing Ship Dock as a result of the UK Ministry of Defence cutbacks.
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Japan celebrates F-35 rollout

Kenji Wakamiya, Japan’s State Minister of Defense, addresses the ceremony audience as Japan’s first F-35A aircraft is revealed at the Lockheed Martin’s production facility in Fort Worth, Texas, on Sep 23. Credit: Lockheed Martin
On September 23, senior Japanese and US government officials joined Lockheed Martin to celebrate the roll out of the first Japan Air Self Defense Force (JASDF) F-35A Lightning II.