Deep trouble

Bell, John
March 1999
Bulletin with Newsweek;03/30/99, Vol. 117 Issue 6167, p21
Discusses the decision of the Australian government to appoint John Prescott and Malcolm McIntosh to the committee to investigate the procurement of the Collins class submarines for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). McIntosh's background in the defense department; Critics seeing the inquiry as a joke; Problems with the procurement of the submarines and who is to blame; Anger among government officials over the lack of information from the RAN.


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