Australian Navy appoints new Warrant Officer

Australian Navy appoints new Warrant Officer

Australian Navy has a new most-senior sailor with the appointment of Navy’s eighth Warrant Officer of the Navy. ...

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JMSDF Representatives tour HMS Raleigh

JMSDF Representatives tour HMS Raligh

Representatives from the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) have been given a tour of the facilities used ...

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Bluedrop Training & Simulation inks AOPS contract

Bluedrop Training & Simulation inks AOPS contract

On April 28th Fleetway and Irving Shipbuilding announced a $15 million contract to Halifax-based company Bluedrop ...

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HMAS Perth ready for Operation MANITOU

HMAS Perth ready for Operation MANITOU

HMAS Perth has successfully completed an intense training and assessment phase prior to the ship deploying in ...

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Australia-Japan bilateral exercise concludes

Australia-Japan bilateral exercise concludes

Ships and aircraft from the Royal Australian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force have completed the ...

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HMAS Parramatta completes ASMD upgrade

HMAS Parramatta achieves a significant milestone in the Anti-Ship Missile Defence upgrade.

A morning fog followed by a bright sun set the scene for HMAS Parramatta’s return to the water after ...

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HMAS Yarra arrives in Bundaberg

HMAS Yarra arrives in Bundaberg

HMAS Yarra has arrived in Bundaberg to participate in the Queensland city’s Anzac Day commemorations including the ...

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to ...

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US, Korean Navies Complete SALVEX Korea 2016

SALVEX 2015

U.S. Navy and Republic of Korea navy diving and salvage experts wrapped up two weeks of advanced training during ...

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US Navy Great Green Fleet visits Singapore

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) arrives at Changi Naval Base in Singapore. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Great Green Fleet project platform, the John C. Stennis Strike Group arrived in Singapore for a ...

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MHI prepares for submarine contract with Sydney subsidiary

For illustration purposes. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

One of three contenders for the Australian $50 billion submarine construction contract, Mitsubishi Heavy ...

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Main engine light off for NUSHIP Hobart

Photo: ASC

Australian Shipbuilding Corporation (ASC) and the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance marked a major milestone in ...

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans

Austal's Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement Design, Photo: Austal

Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to benefit from the Australian shipbuilding program ...

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Asia Pacific exercise Bersama Shield kicks off

Ships participating in last year's iteration of exercise Bersama Shield during a photex. Photo: Royal New Zealand Navy

Exercise Bersama Shield, an annual Five Power Defence Arrangements (FPDA) Field Training Exercise, started April ...

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Indonesian-lead exercise Komodo 16 concludes

Photo: Indonesian Navy

The Indonesian-hosted international naval exercise Komodo 2016 concluded on April 16 as the ships concluded the sea ...

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Japanese submarine enters Sydney for first time since WWII

Illustration: US Navy photo of JS Hakuryu entering Pearl Harbor base

Royal Australian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ships have gathered in Sydney to conduct the ...

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HMAS Parramatta to undock next week

HMAS Parramatta (FFH 154) docked at BAE's Henderson shipyard. Photo: BAE Systems

Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Parramatta (FFH 154) is to be undocked next week in Henderson, ...

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PHOTO: Oman names new support vessels in Australia

PHOTO Oman names new support vessels in Australia 1

Two high speed support vessels (HSSV) constructed by Austal for the Royal Navy of Oman have been officially named ...

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HMAS Adelaide in first unit readiness drill

Photo: Royal Navy

One of Royal Australian Navy’s largest ever warships, landing helicopter dock HMAS Adelaide, has departed Sydney ...

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Austal launches second Oman Navy support vessel

Photo: Austal

Austal has launched the second high speed support vessel (HSSV) it is building for the Royal Navy of Oman. The ...

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ASC names "future submarine" manager

Martin Edwards, ASC General Manager Future Submarines. Photo: ASC

In anticipation of the results of the Australian $50 billion bid to build a fleet of new submarines the Australian ...

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RAN revisits Japanese midget submarine wreck

HMAS Diamantina's mine disposal vehicle. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy has revisited the final resting place of a Japanese midget submarine as part of a program ...

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Former HMAS Sydney, Tobruk to be offered as dive wrecks

HMAS Sydney enters Sydney Harbour for the last time while flying her decommissioning pennant. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Australian Minister for Defence has announced that former HMA Ships Tobruk and Sydney will be offered to ...

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Australian Navy opens new simulation training center

HMAS Canberra personnel demonstrate the use of the interactive simulator inside The Navy Training Systems Centre - Randwick. Photo:  Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy has opened a new simulation facility in Sydney that will enhance training for its ...

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GALLERY: Warships gather for exercise Komodo 2016

GALLERY Warships gather for Indonesian naval exercise Komodo 2016 1

Photos: Multilateral Naval Exercise Secretariat, Jakarta – Indonesia A number of foreign warships arrived ...

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