US to build new military bases in Australia
The bases will expand the capabilities of local industries and create new jobs for Australians.
New US naval and air bases will be built in southern regions of Australia, reports Chronicle.info with reference to TSN.
This was announced by the head of the Australian Defense Department Peter Dutton.
& # 171; Thousands of American soldiers are already undergoing training at a military base in the Northern Territory, but the number of US Air Force and Navy personnel will be significantly increased & # 187 ;, – said Dutton.
The new military bases will also expand the capabilities of local industries and create new jobs for Australians.
In addition, there will be expanded the capabilities of two Australian Air Force bases located on the east coast of the country. & # 171; We are talking about the transfer of various types of aircraft, including bombers and reconnaissance, which will be based at military airfields in Richmond or Amberley & # 187; – said the official.
He believes that military cooperation two countries will be expanded by creating infrastructure for servicing US surface and submarine ships in Australia & nbsp; and logistical support of joint military operations in the region. & nbsp;