Australia deploys laser airborne depth sounder to PNG

The Royal Australian Navy has deployed a laser airborne depth sounder (LADS) flight to deployment to Rabaul, Papua ...

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RAN ships arrive in Vanuatu to support volcano response

Royal Australian Navy ships deployed as part of the Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 (IPE18) program arrived in Vanuatu ...

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Australia, NZ close Tasman Sea shipping protection drill

Royal Australian and New Zealand Naviy personnel took part in a week long exercise recently honing their skills in ...

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Australian frigate nets three more drug hauls in Middle East

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Warramunga has made an additional three narcotics seizures in the Middle East, ...

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Royal Australian Navy starting Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018

The Royal Australian Navy is starting the second iteration of the large-scale regional engagement Indo-Pacific ...

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Future HMAS Brisbane completes Category 5 sea trials

Australia’s second air warfare destroyer ‘Brisbane’ recently completed her Category 5 (CAT 5) sea ...

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Australian Navy plans higher integration of naval reserve

The Royal Australian Navy is looking to enhance the role of its naval reserve as it works on ways of growing its ...

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Australian Navy cracking down on alcohol consumption

Royal Australian Navy sailors will have to be more careful on shore leaves in the future as the navy is reportedly ...

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HMAS Melbourne starts Asia Pacific deployment

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Melbourne departed her home port of Fleet Base East bound to start a seven month ...

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HMAS Warramunga makes two more drug hauls

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Warramunga has continued her drug interception streak with an additional two ...

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Australia's ASC starts digital transformation program

Australian submarine and warship builder ASC has announced the launch of a digital transformation program which ...

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Australia assumes intellectual property of AWD destroyers

Spain’s Navantia S.A. transferred the intellectual property for the Hobart-class family of warships to ...

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Bersama Shield 2018 concludes off Singapore, Malaysia

The bi-annual Five Power Defence Arrangements (FPDA)-nation exercise Bersama Shield took place in the sea and skies ...

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AWD Alliance to launch Australia's final AWD destroyer

AWD Alliance, the alliance in charge of delivering Royal Australian Navy ‘s air warfare destroyers, is set to ...

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Navantia, BAE ink RAN AWD destroyer maintenance deal

Navantia Australia and BAE Systems have signed a contract for the maintenance of Royal Australian Navy Hobart-class ...

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Australian ships join French Croix du Sud exercise

Royal Australian Navy ships have arrived in Noumea, New Caledonia, to take part in the French-led disaster response ...

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HMAS Warramunga completes repairs in Bahrain

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Warramunga and her combined engineering support team (WCEST) have recently ...

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HMAS Warramunga seizes 295kg of heroin

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Warramunga has seized 295 kilograms of heroin from a vessel in the Arabian Sea. ...

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Luerssen, Austal negotiations on OPV build fall through

Australian shipbuilder Austal will not be taking part in the construction of 12 offshore patrol vessels for the ...

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HMAS Adelaide gears up for Indo-Pacific deployment, RIMPAC

Royal Australian Navy landing helicopter dock HMAS Adelaide is making final preparations for a three-month ...

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Australia hosts international mine countermeasure drill

An international mine countermeasure exercise got underway on Australia’s New South Wales south coast at ...

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