Forgacs starts construction of $80M shipbuilding facility

Australian shipbuilder Forgacs, through its parent company Civmec Construction and Engineering Pty Ltd, marked the ...

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Australian Navy denies reports of improper LHD maintenance

Responding to an article about faulty maintenance works on the Australian Navy’s two biggest warships, ...

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Report: Canberra-class LHD damages caused by faulty upkeep

Faulty maintenance works are reportedly the reason why the Royal Australian Navy’s two Canberra-class landing ...

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Australian Navy receives first Cape-class patrol boat

The Royal Australian Navy received its first Cape-class patrol boat during a delivery ceremony held at ...

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DCNS teams with Australia's DMTC for naval solutions

French shipbuilder DCNS has signed an agreement with Australia’s Defence Materials Technology Centre (DMTC) to ...

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Navy presents seized AK-47s to Australian War Memorial

Two AK-47s seized by the Royal Australian Navy during Operation MANITOU were presented to the Australian War ...

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Royal Australian Navy to commemorate a number of 75th ...

During 2017 the Royal Australian Navy will pause to commemorate a number of significant 75th anniversaries as it ...

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Australian Navy MATV completes sea trials

The Australian Navy’s Multi-role Aviation Training Vessel (MATV) MV Sycamore has completed sea trials, Dutch ...

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Australian, Chinese Navy ships maneuver in South China Sea

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat took part in exercises with People’s Liberation Army – Navy Type 054A ...

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Australian Navy to get electronic warfare simulators

In preparation for deploying a common electronic warfare sensor suite across the future fleet, the Royal Australian ...

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Pacific Partnership on second mission stop in Malaysia

Humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission Pacific Partnership 2017 (PP17) arrived in ...

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Australian Navy retires Skeletor ASW helicopter

The Royal Australian Navy has retired the Seahawk helicopter ‘Skeletor’ after more than 28 years of ...

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US Navy sailors train with Papua New Guinea Defense Force

Sailors and marines aboard the U.S. Navy’s Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 45) ...

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Australian Navy apprentices geared for AWD destroyers

The Royal Australian Navy is preparing its apprentices for the operation of new Hobart-class air warfare destroyers ...

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Study: Australia could benefit from shorter warship life

Reducing the service life of major Royal Australian Navy ships from 30 to 20 years could prove beneficial both for ...

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Japan plans to join US carrier group heading to North Korea

Japan Maritime Self Defense Force ships might join the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson for naval ...

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Pacific Partnership 2017 reaches Malaysia

The U.S.-led humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission Pacific Partnership 2017 has arrived ...

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New Zealand Navy's "largest ever" ship now has a name

The Royal New Zealand Navy announced that its newest and largest ever ship to be built will be named HMNZS ...

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Royal Australian Navy frigate deploys to South East Asia

Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Ballarat departed Western Australia on April 3 kicking off a ...

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Royal Thai Navy orders Rheinmetall training simulators

The Royal Thai Navy has contracted German defense contractor Rheinmetall for the delivery of an additional training ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard arrives in Japan

The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) arrived in White Beach, Okinawa, to disembark 31st Marine ...

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Kongsberg, Australian Department of Defence sign JSM contract

Kongsberg Defence Systems (KONGSBERG) has entered into a contract with the Australian Department of Defence worth ...

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Damen submits tender for 12 Australian OPVs

Damen Shipyards Group has submitted a tender for the SEA 1180 Phase 1 Project to deliver twelve Offshore Patrol ...

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Australian Navy’s junior sailors master ...

Australia’s amphibious ships are driving responsibility and challenges to all levels of the crew, with ...

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