The US Congress and Senate have passed the US National Defense Authorization Act-crucial for AUKUS.


  1. Sale of up to three Virginia-class subs to Australia aim for five.
  2. Investment in Air Force’s northern bases infrastructure.
  3. Australia's near-parity with US domestic sources.
  4. Focus on logistics, maritime awareness, and info sharing.
  5. Challenges: political divides, whims, and US Arms Regulations.