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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Australia: Report of HMAS Farncomb Incident was ...

  The Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AM, CSC, RAN says the report in the Australian newspaper today ...

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Raytheon Company, Korea Navy Sign USD 65.5 Million ...

  Raytheon Company signed a $65.5 million contract to deliver five Phalanx Block 1B Close-In Weapon Systems to ...

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Philippines: Navy to Buy High-Endurance Cutter

  President Benigno Aquino III has ordered the release of P4.95 billion to buy six helicopters and a ...

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NYK Group Conducts Joint Anti-Piracy, Anti-Terrorism ...

  The NYK Group conducts accident-response training exercises regularly and, to prepare for unforeseeable ...

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PF Ships Head for Kamchatka, Russia

  Pacific Fleet (PF) task force consisting of Guard missile cruiser Varyag, large ASW ships Admiral Vinogradov ...

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U.S. 7th Fleet Holds Change of Command Ceremony on ...

  U.S. 7th Fleet held a change of command ceremony on board the command flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) Sept. ...

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Royal Australian Navy Conducts Triton Furry Exercise

  The banter of voices that can be heard over head-sets and loud speakers begins; “Air warning red, aircraft ...

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