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          RADM Michael Noonan
          Deputy Chief of Navy                                                                                                                                                        Importantly, Pelorus is not focused on individual
                                                                                                                                                                                      ships, submarines or airframes. It recognises that
                                                                                                                                                                                      platforms operate as part of a system networked for the
                                                                                                                                                                                      information age.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Multi-domain, joint operations are critical to maintaining
                                                                   Plan Pelorus is Navy's strategy to                                                                                 our capability edge. The complexity of modern Command,
                                                                   prepare for a complex future strategic                                                                             Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence,
                                                                                                                                                                                      Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems
                                                                   environment. Delivering the future                                                                                 and maritime weapons and sensors means we must
                                                                   Navy will require us to challenge                                                                                  acknowledge our interoperability requirements at the design
                                                                                                                                                                                      stage. Navy’s ability to integrate with E-7A Wedgetail,
                                                                   norms, give critical thought to the way                                                                            F-35A, P-8 Poseidon, MQ-4C Triton, EA-18G Growler and
                                                                                                                                                                                      other mission systems will be essential to realising the full
                                                                   we do things, and to innovate.                                                                                     potential of the ADF.
                                                                                                                                                                                        Navy has embarked upon a powerful collaboration with
                                                                                                                                                                                      Air Force’s Plan Jericho team to bring this to reality. Using a
                                                                                                                                                                                      design led innovation approach in partnership with University
                                                                                                                                                                                      of Technology Sydney, we will move toward realising the First
                                                                                                                                                                                      Principles Review theme of a joint force by design.

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