Australia kicks off final week of Ocean Raider

HMA Ships Adelaide, Melbourne, Newcastle, Parramatta, Gascoyne and Huon leave Sydney Harbour to take part in Ocean Raider. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Australian warships, submarines and aircraft are converging on Bass Strait for the final week of exercise Ocean ...

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USS Coronado tests Singapore waters after maintenance

USS Coronado arrives in Singapore in October. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) sailed from Changi Naval Base in Singapore November 30, ...

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Australia issues request for tender for new OPVs

Photo: Australian Department of Defence

The Australian department of defense announced that it has released a request for tender to three shortlisted ...

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Australian, Indian frigates train together in Indian Ocean

HMAS Arunta and Indian Talwar Class INS Teg (F45) conduct replenishment at sea approaches off the coast of Goa, India. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The crew of Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac class frigate HMAS Arunta recently took the opportunity to conduct ...

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HMAS Dechaineux submariners visit Hobart

HMAS Dechaineux in Hobart. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s Collins-class HMAS Dechaineux made a port visit in Hobart, Australia for a few days ...

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Retired US Navy captain pleads guilty in bribery case

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

A retired U.S. Navy Captain became another official to plead guilty in a massive bribery case which allowed a ...

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DCNS, Lockheed, host Future Submarine briefing in Adelaide

Illustration. Photo: RAN

Australian companies, R&D and educational institutions gathered in Adelaide, November 24, to hear from ...

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Australian Navy submarines to get sonar upgrades

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Australian Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne announced that Thales Australia has been awarded a $100 ...

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DCNS signs LoI with Australian Indigenous Defence Consortium

Sean Costello(left), CEO, DCNS Australia, and Adam Goodes, Chief Executive IDC sign the Future Submarine Program LoI. Photo: DCNS

DCNS, French defense contractor that will be building Australia’s future submarines, has signed a letter of ...

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Warships conclude New Zealand earthquake relief efforts

Photo: US Navy

Three international warships helping New Zealand in the earthquake aftermath concluded their relief effort on ...

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Australian, Canadian sailors conduct boarding drills

Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Sailors aboard Australian frigate HMAS Darwin and Canadian frigate HMCS Vancouver carried out boarding drills while ...

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Australian Navy's oldest ship makes the grade in New Zealand

Guided Missile Frigate HMAS Darwin approaches Underway Replenishment Tanker HMNZS Endeavour to conduct a Replenishment at Sea. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Together with warships from the United States, Canada, Japan and Singapore, Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS ...

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USS Comstock arrives in Subic Bay, Philippines

Photo: US Navy

Sailors and marines aboard the U.S. Navy’s  amphibious dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 45) arrived in ...

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Divers visit WWII minesweeper USS Salute in Brunei Bay

U.S. Navy Divers attached to Mobile Diving & Salvage Company ONE divers serving with the Royal Brunei Armed Forces gather for a group photo at the wreckage site of USS Salute (AM-294), which sank in Brunei waters on June 7, 1945, during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Brunei 2016. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy divers from mobile diving and salvage unit (MDSU) 1 teamed up with Royal Brunei Navy personnel for diving ...

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Navy ships assist in New Zealand earthquake response

USS Sampson. Photo: US Navy

Navy ships from the United States, Australia, Canada, Japan and Singapore that were initially supposed to take part ...

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Australia receives first P-8A aircraft

Boeing P-8A Poseidon in Canbera. Photo: Royal Australian Air Force

Boeing has delivered its first P-8A Poseidon surveillance and anti-submarine aircraft to the Royal Australian Air ...

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Australian defense forces conduct amphibious drill

A 2nd Combat Engineer Regiment Mercedes Benz Unimog disembarks from a HMAS Canberra LHD Landing Craft at Suva, Fiji. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Australian Amphibious Task Group recently organized an amphibious force staff exercise gathering members from ...

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Dutch Battle of the Java Sea ships disappear from seafloor

Hr. Ms. De Ruyter. Photo: NIMH via Dutch Ministry of Defence

Three Dutch warships sunk off the coast of Indonesia in 1942 have disappeared from the seabed of the Java Sea, ...

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US Navy MPRA helps in New Zealand earthquake aftermath

A file photo of a U.S. Navy P-3C Orion.

The U.S. Navy has sent maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft to help assist New Zealand in the wake of the ...

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Australian Navy starts fleet exercise Ocean Raider

HMA Ships Melbourne (05) and Parramatta (154) leave Sydney Harbour to take part in Exercise Ocean Raider. Photo: Australian Department of Defence

The Royal Australian Navy kicked off one of its largest maritime warfare exercises in several locations off the New ...

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HMAS Arunta departs for nine-month mission

HMAS Arunta sailors wave goodbye to family and friends as the ship departs Fleet Base West for Operation Manitou in the Middle East Region. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Arunta and her ship’s company of 191 departed HMAS Stirling naval base at ...

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HMAS Perth completes six-month Middle East mission

HMAS Perth sails back into to her home port of Fleet Base West, Rockingham after six-months deployed on Operation Manitou. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Sailors onboard Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Perth returned to their homeport after six ...

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Sydney hosts small fleet of warships

Chilean Navy tall ship Buque Escuela Esmeralda is welcomed into Sydney Harbour before berthing at Garden Island, Sydney. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Six ships from four navies arrived at Garden Island, Sydney in early November, creating a buzz on the harbour. The ...

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Planning for Pacific Partnership 2017 underway in Singapore

USNS Fall River (seen here in Okinawa, Japan) will host the mission commander for Pacific Partnership 2017. Photo: US Navy

Pacific partnership staff and partner nation representatives met in Singapore, November 8-10, for a planning ...

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