Pacific Fleet Task Unit Heads for Mariana Islands, USA

  Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit headed by Guard missile cruiser Varyag has finished courtesy visit to Japanese ...

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US Navy Warship Hosts Open House in Busan

  USS George Washington (CVN 73) welcomed more than 2,600 visitors during an open house event while in port ...

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Joint Russo-Japanese Search-and-Rescue Exercise Takes ...

  Joint Russo-Japanese search-and-rescue exercise were held off Maizuru, Japan where Russia’s Pacific ...

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Survitec, South Korean Navy Sign Submarine Escape ...

Survitec Group Limited (Survitec), world-wide manufacturers and distributors for the marine, defence and aerospace ...

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HMAS Sirius Celebrates 5th Birthday

  HMAS Sirius celebrated her 5th birthday since being commissioned into the RAN with a cake cutting ceremony ...

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Japan Welcomes Pacific Fleet Ships

  The courtesy visit of Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit headed by Guard missile cruiser Varyag to Japanese port ...

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Australian Government Agrees to Purchase Watercraft ...

  The Government has agreed to the purchase from Navantia of 12 medium-sized fast landing craft (the LCM-1E) ...

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Government Agrees to Removal of Gender Restrictions ...

  Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Science and Personnel Warren Snowdon today ...

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Australia: Navy, Army and Air Force Assets Join Forces ...

  Peaceful waters of the Northern Territory’s Dundee Beach came alive recently as the venue played host to a ...

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ACS Receives Two More Keel Blocks for Australia’s ...

Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that two more keel blocks had been delivered to Adelaide ...

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Japan: Essex Amphibious Ready Group Embarks 31st Marine ...

  Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) embarked more than 2,000 Marines of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit ...

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HMAS Parramatta Sets Sail for Six Month Deployment to ...

  191 personnel from HMAS Parramatta farewelled family and friends as they set sail for a six month deployment ...

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Australian Warships Conduct Platform Swap in Fleet Base West

  Following an extremely busy and challenging five weeks alongside in Fleet Base West, HMAS Anzac (Commander ...

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PF Task Unit Visits Maizuru, Japan

  Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit consisting of Guard missile cruiser Varyag, tanker Irkut, and sea-going tug ...

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Australian Warship Goes in Search of Pirates

Somewhere east of Somalia, on a wild stretch of water in the central Arabian Sea, the captain of HMAS Toowoomba ...

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Kongsberg to Provide Custom Engine Room Simulator for RAN

  Kongsberg Maritime​ has been selected by BAE and the Australian Defence Force (ADF) to provide a custom ...

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BAE Systems to Develop and Deliver Training for Royal ...

  BAE Systems has been engaged by the Commonwealth for the development and delivery of training for the Royal ...

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Raytheon Australia Signs Contract to Provide Three ...

  Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the Royal Australian Navy has signed a new ...

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Russia: Pacific Fleet Warships Conduct Firing Drills

  Pacific Fleet (PF) warships conducted firing drills on Sept 15 under large-scale maneuvers of Eastern ...

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Los Angeles Class Fast Attack Submarine USS Cheyenne ...

  The Los Angeles class fast attack submarine USS Cheyenne (SSN 773) moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka Sept. ...

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Japan Plans to Build Another Helicopter-Carrying Ship

  Japan plans to build another helicopter-carrying ship in reply to China’s acquirement of its first ...

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Royal Australian Navy to Exercise Freedom of Entry into ...

  The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) will exercise its right to enter the City of Melbourne as an armed unit, to ...

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Russia, North Korea to Hold Joint Exercise in 2012?

  Joint Russian-North Korean military exercise may be held in 2012, said Lt. Col. Igor Muginov, press ...

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Royal Australian Navy to Lease Additional Amphibious Ship

  Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the ...

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PF Ships to Conduct Exercise in Sea of Japan and Sea of ...

  Over 50 Pacific Fleet (PF) ships will conduct exercise in the Sea of Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk, said ...

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Royal Australian Navy Unveils AE1 Memorial

  Minister for Defence, Stephen Smith, today remembered the 35 men who perished when Australian submarine AE1 ...

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Australia: Aviation Support Welcomes its First Members

  A clear lower deck was called at NU808 Squadron on August 26 when the Commander of the Fleet Air Arm, CDRE ...

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