RAN tests explosive detector prototype at HMAS Coonawara

The Royal Australian Navy tested a maritime version of the Portable Raman Improvised Explosive Detector (PRIED) ...

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Singapore, Australia conclude SINGAROO

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Stuart and tanker HMAS Sirius wrapped up the two-day maritime exercise SINGAROO ...

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Australia awards BAE Systems first Hunter-class contract

The Australian government announced on October 4 the signing of an interim contract with BAE Systems Australia for ...

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First steel cut for Australian OPVs

Construction works on the Royal Australian Navy’s new generation of offshore patrol vessels officially kicked ...

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Australian frigate returns to port with rescued yachtsman

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat has returned to port with a rescued solo round-the-world yachtsman. ...

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FPDA drill Bersama Lima starting in South China Sea

The biennial Five Power Defence Arrangements exercise Bersama Lima is starting in the South Cina Sea on Tuesday. ...

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Australia starting upgrade of PNG’s Lombrum Naval Base

Australia is taking further steps to improve regional maritime security with an AUD5 million upgrade of Papua New ...

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HMAS Toowoomba returns from seven-month deployment

The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) Anzac-class frigate HMAS Toowoomba has returned to its homeport of Fleet ...

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RAN frigate, oiler deploy for operations, drills

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Stuart and oiler HMAS Sirius got underway from Fleet Base West on August 22 for ...

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Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 returns to Australia

Ships deployed as part of the Royal Australian Navy’s annual maritime task group Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 ...

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Indo-Pacific Endeavour ships wrap up final port visits

Ships deployed as part of the Royal Australian Navy’s Indo-Pacific Endeavour tour have concluded their final ...

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Australia seeks industry input on innovative port logistics

The Australian defense industry minister has announced a request for information inviting companies to have their ...

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HMAS Sheean returns from three-month Indo-Pacific tour

Royal Australian Navy’s Collins-class submarine HMAS Sheean returned home to Fleet Base West after almost ...

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Australia receives P-8A Poseidon simulator training facility

Australia’s future P-8A Poseidon pilots are set to benefit from a new simulator and training systems facility ...

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Australia continues Indo-Pacific deployment after RIMPAC

Australian Navy ships and personnel are continuing their Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 (IPE18) deployment after ...

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ASC nets Australian Navy training contract extension

The Australian defense department has awarded ASC Pty Ltd a contract extension to continue to deliver training ...

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Ex-HMAS Darwin to be scuttled as dive wreck off Tasmania

The Royal Australian Navy’s decommissioned frigate ex-HMAS Darwin is to be scuttled in the waters off ...

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HMAS Leeuwin shows off hydrographic skills in Indonesia

Royal Australian Navy’s hydrographic survey ship HMAS Leeuwin showed off its skills following a port visit to ...

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Chinese PLA Navy to join Australian biennial drill Kakadu

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy will be sending a warship to Australian waters where it will take ...

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ADV Cape Fourcroy in 600-kilo cocaine bust

The first of two Australian Navy Cape-class patrol boats – ADV Cape Fourcroy – helped ...

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RAN SEA1180 OPVs to feature Terma's Scanter 6002 radars

Saab Australia has awarded Danish defense technology company Terma a contract for the delivery of its Scanter 6002 ...

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