NUSHIP Canberra Enters Her New Home Port

NUSHIP Canberra Enters Her New Home Port

The first Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD), NUSHIP Canberra, sailed into her new home port at Fleet Base East, Sydney. Canberra departed BAE Systems dock yard in Williamstown, Victoria on 29 October as hundreds of Defence ...

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Australia Inks Contract for Frigates RRD Study

Australia Inks Contract for Frigates RRD Study

Navantia has signed, on 23rd October, a contract with the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) for the RRDS (Risk ...

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HMA Ships Sirius and Arunta Meet HMNZS Te Kaha in Bass Strait

HMA Ships Sirius and Arunta Meet HMNZS Te Kaha in Bass Strait

HMA Ships Sirius and Arunta, and HMNZS Te Kaha rendezvoused in Bass Strait during their passage to Albany, Western ...

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Australian Navy Submarine Force to Enter Fremantle

Australian Navy Submarine Force to Enter Fremantle

As part of the Centenary of Submarines celebrations being held in November, the Royal Australian Navy Submarine ...

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NUSHIP Canberra Leaves for Sydney

NUSHIP Canberra Leaves for Sydney

Australia’s first Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) ship, NUSHIP Canberra has been farewelled from Melbourne as she ...

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HMAS Larrakia Back in Darwin Naval Base, Australia

HMAS Larrakia Back in Darwin Naval Base, Australia

After steaming 6,368 nautical miles, taking part in Exercise LUMBAS 14, commemorating 70 years since the Battle of ...

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HMAS Success Sails for the First Time in Two Months

HMAS Success Sails for the First Time in Two Months

Australian Navy’s HMAS Success proceeded to sea for the first time in just over two months on 13 October, but ...

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HMAS Darwin’s Narcotics Disposal System Wins ...

HMAS Darwin's Narcotics Disposal System Wins Safety Award

Australian Navy’s HMAS Darwin received one of the top awards at 2014 Navy Safety Awards at the Royal ...

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JDS Kirisame Arrives at Australian Fleet Base West

JDS Kirisame Arrives at Australian Fleet Base West

Japanese Defense Ship Kirisame arrived at Fleet Base West on 24 October ahead of her participation in the Albany ...

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Top News of the Week of Oct 20 – 26, 2014

Top News of the Week of July 14 – 20, 2014

USS Milius to Deploy to the Western Pacific and Indian Oceans The guided missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69) is ...

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Australian Navy Decides on CARIS Software

Australian Navy Decides on CARIS Software

Royal Australian Navy recently decided to standardize their data processing workflow for their Survey Motor ...

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Arunta and Parramatta Dock in Melbourne

Arunta and Parramatta Dock in Melbourne

HMA Ships Arunta and Parramatta visited Melbourne 17-20 October, coinciding with the centenary of the departure of ...

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Australian Navy Clearance Divers Demonstrate Skills

Clearance diving pay case demo

Clearance Divers demonstrated the discipline and precision required to serve in the Royal Australian Navy on 14 ...

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Bersama Lima 2014 Comes to a Close

Bersama Lima 2014 Comes to a Close

Exercise Bersama Lima 2014 (BL14) concluded on 22 October with Australian Defence Force personnel joining Five ...

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Image of the Day: HMAS Arunta in Rough Seas

HMAS Arunta in rough seas

The bow of HMAS Arunta plows into a wave as the ship sails through rough weather off the coast of Victoria. After ...

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HMAS Sirius Back in Action

HMAS Sirius Back in Action

HMAS Sirius is back out at sea doing what she does best, refuelling ships for the first time since February. After ...

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Operation RENDER SAFE Launches in Bougainville

OP Render Safe 2014

Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel have arrived in Bougainville to address a potentially deadly legacy posed ...

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Austal Aims for Expansion in Northern Australia

Austal Aims for Expansion in Northern Australia

Austal announced that November 2014 will see Austal formally commence full time operations in Cairns, Australia. ...

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HMAS Larrakia Commemorates 70th Anniversary of Battle ...

HMAS Larrakia Commemorates 70th Anniversary of Battle of Leyte Gulf

Armidale Class Patrol Boat HMAS Larrakia has honoured the 92 Australians who gave their lives during the liberation ...

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Top News of the Week of Oct 13 – 19, 2014

Top News of the Week of July 14 – 20, 2014

NRF Warships to Test Rapid Response Readiness A large fleet of warships from NATO’s Response Force (NRF) sailed ...

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Austal Launches Fifth CCPB for Australian Customs and ...

Austal Launches Fifth CCPB for Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

Austal launched the fifth in-series Cape Class Patrol Boat (CCPB) today at the Company’s Australian Defence ...

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Guam High School Students Learn about Navy Life from ...

Guam High School Students Learn about Navy Life from USS Antietam Sailors

Sailors assigned to Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) visited John F. Kennedy High ...

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HMAS Choules Wraps Up Preparations for Operation RENDER ...

HMAS Choules Wraps Up Preparations for Operation RENDER SAFE 2014

HMAS Choules has just completed major preparations in Jervis Bay south of Sydney to prepare the ship for deployment ...

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USS Benfold, Milius and Barry to Join U.S. Navy’s ...

USS, Benfold, Milius, Barry, Join, U, S, Navy, 7th, Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan

The U.S. Navy has announced that the ballistic missile defense (BMD)-capable guided-missile destroyers USS Benfold ...

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HMAS Cerberus Incident Resolved

HMAS Cerberus Incident Resolved

After a routine inspection at HMAS Cerberus yesterday morning resulted in suspected hazardous material being ...

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