The first of a three part series from US Defense News about AUKUS and the US Submarine industry.
- AUKUS involves Australia, the UK, and the US.
- Announced September 2021.
- Aims to counter China in the Indo-Pacific.
- Australia to receive US nuclear submarines.
- Three nations boost defense collaboration.
- US has tight defense export controls.
- UK and Australia seek exemptions.
- Exemptions would ease collaboration.
- US fears technology misuse.
- Export debates persist in AUKUS.