Line of Defence Winter 2018

Winter 2018

> view the digital edition Welcome to the Winter 2018 issue of Line of Defence Magazine. With this issue, we’re proud to be celebrating two years – and eight issues – of Line of Defence! […]

Rocket Lab Still Testing launch

Militarising space threatens its commercialisation

Nicholas Borroz, a business intelligence consultant and doctoral candidate in international business at the University of Auckland, sees the militarisation of space as a major threat to its commercialisation. “We will strengthen our alliances and […]

Terrorist propaganda

A societal narrative for national security?

Dr Germana Nicklin of Massey University’s Centre for Defence and Security Studies, writes that disparate views in New Zealand about ‘national security’ need to be resolved. The concept of national security in New Zealand is […]

MoD Industry Portal

Ministry of Defence industry web portal proves popular

Line of Defence gains insights from Stephanie Dillon, Chief Advisor – Industry and Government Engagement in the MoD’s Capability Delivery Branch, about the ministry’s industry web portal. Assuming you’ve visited the MoD website at some […]

New Zealand Defence Strategic Policy Statement
Beyond Pacific

Defence Strategic Policy Statement released

The just-released Defence Strategic Policy Statement, writes editor Nicholas Dynon, is a stark rendering of the strategic environment, a front-footed articulation of where New Zealand stands, and a manifesto for strong investment in Defence. With […]