Australian Navy lures submariners with more money

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Royal Australian Navy hopes a new ‘package’ consisting of two financial components, among others, will ...

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Spanish auxiliary ship integrates into Canadian Navy


The Spanish Navy auxiliary oiler and replenishment (AOR) ship Patiño (A-14) set sail from Ferrol, Spain towards ...

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GALLERY: Royal New Zealand Navy celebrates 75th anniversary

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As part of the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) 75th Anniversary celebrations, a formation entry into Auckland’s ...

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HMS Defender docks in Sri Lanka on way home

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Royal Navy’s Type 45 frigate HMS Defender has visited the island nation of Sri Lanka on its return from the ...

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HMAS Melbourne foils another heroin shipment

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The crew of the Royal Australian Navy’s guided missile frigate HMAS Melbourne made their fifth drug seizure ...

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IFR 2016: Australian, Indonesian, Malaysian ships ready

HMAS Darwin, Kri Usman Harun and KD Lekir sail in the Bay of Bengal, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Darwin sailed in company with Indonesian Navy Ship Kri Usman Harun and Malaysian ...

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Civmec acquires shipbuilding company and facilities

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Australian engineering company Civmec announced February 2 that the company has completed the acquisition of one of ...

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Royal Australian Navy promotes submarine officers

Royal Australian Navy Collins-class submarines HMAS Dechaineux leads HMAS Waller and HMAS Sheean in formation, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy has recently added six submarine warfare officers to its ‘silent service’ ...

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Middle East: Australian Change of Command

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A Royal Australian Navy Admiral last week transferred the command the Australian Defence Forces’ Joint Task ...

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HMAS Adelaide joins Australia Day celebrations

HMAS Adelaide sails through Sydney Harbour, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s newest warship, HMAS Adelaide, took part in the Sydney Australia Day celebrations, hosting ...

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HMS Protector reaches New Zealand

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Royal Navy’s ice patrol ship HMS Protector has arrived in Christchurch, New Zealand, as part of her Southern ...

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Gallery: Indian, Sri Lanka Navy exercise off Colombo

Gallery Indian, Sri Lanka Navy exercise off Colombo

Sri Lanka Navy Ships Sayura, Samudura and three Fast Attack Craft conducted a naval exercise with the Indian Naval ...

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HMAS Darwin docks in Thailand

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Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class frigate HMAS Darwin recently sailed into the Sattahip Naval Base, ...

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Philippine Navy's first strategic vessel starts sea trials

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The Philippine Navy announced January 24 that the first of its two newly-built strategic sealift vessels has ...

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On this day in history: Japanese submarine sunk

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On this day in history, January 20, 1942, the Bathurst class corvette, HMAS Deloraine led by Lieutenant Commander ...

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Chinese Navy ships visit Sri Lanka

Guided missile frigate Liu Zhou, Image: Sri Lanka Navy

Three ships from the 21st Escort Task Group of PLA Navy, the guided-missile frigates Liu Zhou, Sanya and the supply ...

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Chinese Rear Admiral visits ITS Carabinere

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The Force Commander of the Chinese Escort Task Group 576, Rear Admiral Chen Qiangnan, was welcomed on board ITS ...

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HMAS Dechaineux Returns Home

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HMAS Dechaineux returned to her home port at Fleet Base West just before Christmas, following a six month ...

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Royal, Royal Australian Navies Hold ‘Power’ ...

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A “Power” meeting has been held between the Royal and Royal Australian Navies in the middle of the Indian Ocean. ...

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ITS Carabiniere, JDS Suzunami Exercise in Gulf of Aden

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On Wednesday 06 January 2016, Operation Atalanta warship, ITS Carabiniere, and Japanese warship, JDS Suzunami, met ...

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USS City of Corpus Christi Visits Yokosuka

USS City of Corpus Christi (SSN 705) (Image: US Navy)

Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS City of Corpus Christi (SSN 705) arrived at Fleet Activities Yokosuka ...

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USS Ronald Reagan Welcomes UK Officials Aboard

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The U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), hosted nine officials ...

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HMAS Leeuwin docks at Wari Island, Papua New Guinea

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Royal Australian Navy hydrographic ship, HMAS Leeuwin, has been deployed to Papua New Guinea to survey the ...

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China confirms construction of second aircraft carrier

Liaoning, the first aircraft carrier photographed in Dalian, Image: Simon YANG

Chinese military officials confirmed in the wake of the South China Sea dispute that the country is building its ...

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