HMAS Ballarat visits Malaysia on South East Asia deployment

Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Ballarat completed a port visit to Sepangar, Malaysia, ...

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Australia officially receives first AWD Hobart

The Australian Ministry of Defense accepted delivery of its first Aegis-equipped air warfare destroyer, Hobart, in ...

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New Zealand Navy welcomes first female frigate commander

Royal New Zealand Navy Commander Lisa Hunn became the first woman to assume command of a New Zealand Navy frigate, ...

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Chinese Navy task group visits New Zealand

After completing port calls in Madagascar and Australia, ships from the Chinese PLA Navy’s 25th Task Group ...

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Australian Navy frigate seizes heroin off African coast

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Arunta interdicted 260kg of heroin in the north Indian Ocean off the coast of ...

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New Zealand Navy's sole tanker concludes last deployment

Royal New Zealand Navy’s fleet oiler returned to her homeport of Devonport Naval Base on June 13 completing ...

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Indian Navy ships arrive in Australia for drills

An Indian Navy task group of three ships sailed into Fremantle, Australia, to participate in a week-long naval ...

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USS Coronado visits Cam Ranh, Vietnam for short maintenance

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) arrived in Cam Ranh, Vietnam, for an expeditionary ...

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HMAS Newcastle starts final deployment

Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class frigate HMAS Newcastle got underway from Garden Island, Sydney on ...

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Chinese Navy ships visit Sydney, Australia

Returning from a counter-piracy deployment in the Gulf of Aden, the 25th Task Group of the People’s Liberation Army ...

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ASC, Austal team up for Future Frigate construction

Australian shipbuilders Austal and ASC Shipbuilding announced they are teaming up for the construction of the ...

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Nine-nation diving exercise begins in Guam

The Western Pacific Naval Symposium Diving Exercise (WPNS-DIVEX) 2017, a disaster response-focused exercise ...

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Australia, Indonesia conclude coordinated maritime patrol

Defense forces from Australia and Indonesia concluded the coordinated maritime patrol AUSINDO CORPAT 2017 on Monday ...

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Australian Navy commissions ADV Cape Inscription

The Royal Australian Navy commissioned its second Australian Defence Vessel (ADV), ‘Cape Inscription’, ...

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Damen cuts steel for Australian antarctic research vessel

Construction of Australia’s new antarctic supply research vessel (ASRV) started in Romania with a ...

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French ships train with Australian, Spanish Navy

After concluding amphibious drills with U.S. Marines off Guam recently, French Navy ships FS Mistral and FS Courbet ...

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Final Nulka missile decoy delivered

The final Australian-developed Nulka missile decoy was delivered to the Australian Navy by BAE Systems in April, ...

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USNS Fall River returns to Singapore

After three months of operations, personnel from this year’s Pacific Partnership mission returned to ...

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Australian Navy patrol boat trains with Fiji Navy

Royal Australian Navy patrol boat HMAS Wollongong participated in a four-day exercise with the Republic of Fiji ...

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Pacific Partnership concludes in Vietnam

This year’s edition of the humanitarian assistance and disaster response exercise Pacific Partnership ...

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Australian Navy receives second Cape-class patrol boat

Cape Inscription, the second Cape-class patrol boat, was delivered to the Australian Navy by shipbuilder Austal on ...

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Australian Navy hands over ADV Cape Byron to border force

After almost two years of operations with the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Defence Vessel Cape Byron was ...

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Australian Navy patrol boat catches fire at sea

A Royal Australian Navy patrol boat caught fire while at sea, the Australian defense department said on May 26. The ...

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