NZ tanker to feature Rolls Royce's wave-piercing hull form

A 3D Image of the Logistics Support Vessel HHI is to build for NZDF. Photo: HHI

New Zealand Navy’s new 23,000t Polar-class logistics support vessel, which will replace the 30-year-old ...

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Australian Navy cadets gather hydrographic experience

Members of TS Endeavour fall in on the flight deck while HMAS Leeuwin transits down the shipping channel towards HMAS Cairns. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy cadets had an opportunity to witness hydrographic operations at sea when they embarked in ...

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Pacific Partnership returning home

Photo: US Navy

After concluding mission stops in six countries, this years’s Pacific Partnership arrived in the U.S. 3rd ...

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Sea phase of Australian Kakadu exercise gets underway

HMAS Newcastle sails past Canadian navy ship, HMCS Vancouver and HMAS Launceston as they sail out of Darwin harbour to commence the sea phase of Exercise Kakadu 2016. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Naval units taking part in the Australian-hosted multinational maritime exercise have sailed out of Darwin to begin ...

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Australian Navy minehunters head for Render Safe 2016

Huon class minehunters

Two Royal Australian Navy minehunters, HMAS Huon and HMAS Diamantina, spent the past four weeks training together ...

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Australia hosts navy commanders from 14 countries

Heads of Delegation attending the Regional Fleet Commanders' Conference held in conjunction with Exercise Kakadu 2016. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Navy commanders from 14 countries were hosted by Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, for the ...

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Australian Navy's first Aegis destroyer starts sea trials

Photo: AWD Alliance

HMAS Hobart, the first of three Royal Australian Navy Aegis-equipped air warfare destroyers, has started ...

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Australian Navy hones submarine escape and rescue skills

The submarine rescue vessel LR5 is launched off the work deck of MV Stoker into the basin at Fleet Base-West for a systems test run during Ex Black Carillon 2016. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy recently completed Black Carillon 16, a three week submarine escape and rescue exercise ...

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First real test for Australian MH-60R helicopter

HMAS Perth's MH-60R leaves the flight deck while the ship is in Victoria, Seychelles, to assist the Seychelles' Coast Guard in a search and rescue mission after a civilian boat capsized during the night. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Perth and its embarked MH-60R helicopter took part in a search and rescue off ...

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Australian Navy formally receives final MH-60R helicopter

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Royal Australian Navy chief Vice Admiral Tim Barrett accepted the last of Navy’s 24 MH-60R maritime combat ...

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Boxer amphibious ready group to return from deployment

Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) transits in formation along with amphibious dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) and amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49). Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Boxer Amphibious Ready Group is set to return to Naval Base San Diego from a seven-month ...

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New Zealand's new Seasprite helicopter deploys on an OPV

Photo: New Zealand Defence Force

One of the Royal New Zealand Air Force’s (RNZAF) newly acquired fleet of Seasprite helicopters is embarking on its ...

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Pacific Partnership 2016 wraps up

JS Shimokita (LST-4002) steams alongside hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) while transiting to the third mission stop of Pacific Partnership 2016 in Da Nang, Vietnam. Photo: US Navy

The 2016 edition of the largest annual multilateral disaster relief preparedness mission Pacific Partnership ...

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Anti-submarine drill in Arabian Sea gathers navies

HMAS Perth, RFA Fort Victoria, HMS Portland (left) and USS Nitze and USS Mason in the Middle East Region during Ship Anti-submarine warfare Readiness/Effectiveness Measurement, Exercise SHAREM. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

In late August, the US Navy staged an anti-submarine warfare drill in the Arabian Sea which was joined by British, ...

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Royal Navy of Oman receives second high speed support vessel

High Speed Support Vessel RNOV Al Naasir (S12) during sea trials in Western Australia. Photo: Austal

Australian shipbuilder Austal has delivered the second high speed support vessel (HSSV) RNOV Al Naasir (S12) to the ...

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HMAS Perth first Australian frigate to deploy with MH-60R

Able Seaman Imagery Specialist Richard Cordell is winched from the flight deck into HMAS Perth's embarked MH-60R. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Perth, currently conducting security operations in the Middle East region as ...

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Australian Navy shares ASMD upgrade milestone

Group photograph of the ASMD Project personnel, comprising of Royal Australian Navy, Australian Public Service, Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG) - ANZAC Systems Project Office (SPO), BAE Systems, Saab Systems. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy said the Anzac-class frigate Anti Ship Missile Defence (ASMD) upgrade program reached a ...

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Australia orders new anti-ship missile test simulator

Illustration. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy has awarded BAE Systems Australia a $32 million, three year contract to provide an ...

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USS Mississippi completes maiden deployment

Sailors, assigned to the Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Mississippi (SSN 782), prepare to moor pierside in Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following the completion of her maiden deployment to the western Pacific Ocean.  Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s fast attack submarine USS Mississippi (SSN 782) returned from her maiden deployment to Joint Base ...

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BAE told to refine Type 26 design for Australian frigates

BAE Systems will adapt its Type 26 design to the needs of the Royal Australian Navy. Photo: BAE Systems

The Australian government has awarded BAE Systems a contract to further refine its design of the Type 26 Global ...

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HMAS Perth on task in the Middle East

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HMAS Perth has notched up more-than 10,000 nautical miles since leaving Australia on 7 June, and Commanding ...

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Fincantieri to participate in Competitive Evaluation Process

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Fincantieri has signed a contract with the Australian Government to participate in the Competitive Evaluation ...

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USS Fort Worth arrives in Cebu, Philippines

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Littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) arrived in Cebu, Philippines Aug. 28 for the ship’s second port ...

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HMAS Newcastle crew tests UAV capability

Photo: Australian Navy

The crew of HMAS Newcastle found their recent Sea Qualification Trials demanding, testing weapons and engineering ...

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