This is coolbert:
From Australian Internet media and thanks to same.
Captured. Chinese UUV. Unmanned underwater vehicle.
"An unexpected catch has revealed Beijing’s sneaky underwater spying activities right on Australia’s doorstep – a scary new escalation in tensions."
"Three undersea spy drones have been caught in Indonesian waters. They appear to be a Chinese design, and they were in shipping lanes crucial for Australia’s security."
Chinese UUV as shown for a sense of scale. I imagine you can proliferate an area with these the data take immense.
UNTIL RELATIVELY RECENTLY AUSTRALIA ONE OF THE TWO NATIONS IN THE WORLD WITH A GOVERNMENTAL REVENUE SURPLUS. ALMOST [?] EXCLUSIVELY FROM THE EXPORT OF RAW MATERIALS TO CHINA. IRON ORE AND COAL.
Now China and Australia at loggerheads. Continual disclosures and confrontation resulting much less that cordial relations?
"loggerheads - - quarrelling, opposed, feuding, at odds, estranged, in dispute, at each other's throats, at daggers drawn, at enmity "