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Australia receives first air warfare destroyer

HMAS Hobart (DDG-39) has been delivered to Australian Navy.

HMAS Hobart is the first Aegis-equipped ship to be delivered to Australia.

Hobart is 146.7 metres long, has a top speed of 28 knots (52km/h), a range of about 5000 nautical miles and room for more than 200 crew. 157 more words


Japan, U.S. to mull quicker missile defense upgrades, deployment of Aegis Ashore

The Japan Times, 27 June 2017

Japan will consider increasing the pace of upgrades to its ballistic missile defense system in cooperation with the United States as the allies race to meet the threat posed by an effective increase in the speed of North Korean missiles, a Japanese government source said. 217 more words

Review Article

Boost-Phase Intercept Is Still the Best Defense against the North Korean Nuclear Threat

We have the technology to protect our regional allies and ourselves from a North Korean missile strike without upsetting China. We should deploy it.

Arthur Herman… 318 more words


#ShortTuesday - Aegis

This short is a continuation of a previous #ShortTuesday. If you would like to read it, click here. If not, I think this short stands on its own. 723 more words


AEGIS: A Locally Developed Strategy Boardgame Kickstarter Success

Hello! Just letting you all know that a game we played and enjoyed which was developed by some local folks out in Worcester had a fine showing in a recent… 119 more words


The Korean Dilemma

United States policy for many past presidential administrations firmly states that a nuclear armed North Korea is unacceptable to our national security interests and is a threat to peace around the world. 2,150 more words

Daigo Becomes His Own Worst Enemy At Recent Street Fighter V Tournament

(Source: compete.kotaku.com)

Last weekend’s Battle Arena Melbourne Street Fighter V tournament was grueling for the high-level Street Fighter V talent it drew to Australia. The event was so stacked, even a legendary fighting game competitor like Daigo Umehara failed to make much of an impact, but no one expected The Beast’s most challenging opponent to be himself. 526 more words