Australian defence industry wins $300 million F-35 Asia-Pacific Regional Warehouse

Today, we have another win for Australian industry participating in the global F-35 Program, with Australian company, BAE Systems Australia, being assigned the role of the Asia-Pacific Regional Warehouse by the United States Government.

This new assignment represents an estimated value to Australian Industry in excess of $300m in operations and infrastructure over the life of the F-35 program. It is expected to create between 10-15 jobs in Newcastle.