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Australian P-8A Poseidon fires first Harpoon missile

The Australian P-8A Poseidon aircraft has achieved another milestone successfully firing its first Harpoon ...

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RIMPAC participants sink another ship in live-fire event

Another retired US Navy ship has been sunk in a live-fire event conducted during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) ...

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HMAS Success is on her final RIMPAC deployment

Royal Australian Navy’s 32-year-old tanker HMAS Success is taking part in her 11th and final exercise Rim of ...

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Video: RIMPAC participants sink ex-USS Racine

Australian, Japanese and US units joined forces on July 12 to sink the decommissioned ex-USS Racine (LST-1191) ...

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Brazil drops out of RIMPAC, again

The Brazilian Navy has cancelled its participation in the multinational naval drill Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) ...

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US Marines preparing for AAV operations during RIMPAC

Shortly after the US Marine Corps ordered their first next-generation amphibious vehicles, a number of US Marines ...

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World's largest naval drill kicks off in Hawaii

Over fifty ships and submarines from 26 nations gathered at Joint Base Pearl Harbor–Hickam for the start of the ...

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USS Carl Vinson gets underway for RIMPAC

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) got underway from its San Diego homeport on June 18 to take part ...

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HMNZS Te Mana heads for RIMPAC, Asia-Pacific deployment

Royal New Zealand Navy frigate HMNZS Te Mana got underway from her Devonport homeport to start a five-month ...

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US Navy makes official RIMPAC 2018 announcement

The world’s largest international naval exercise – Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) – will be hosting ...

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Portland in Pearl Harbor for combat system qualifications

The US Navy’s newest amphibious transport dock ship, USS Portland (LPD 27), arrived in Pearl Harbor May 29 ...

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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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US disinvites China from exercise RIMPAC 2018

The US defense department has decided to withdraw its invitation for China to take part in the upcoming large-scale ...

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Indian warships visit Vietnam en route to Guam

Three Indian Navy ships from the Eastern Naval Command arrived in Danang, Vietnam, on May 21 for a four day visit. ...

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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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Newest US Navy LPD to serve as laser weapon host ship

The newest US Navy amphibious transport dock ship Portland (LPD-27) will serve as a platform for the technology ...

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USS America back from RIMPAC

U.S. Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) returned to homeport on August 12 following the ...

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HMNZS Te Kaha returns from RIMPAC drill

Royal New Zealand Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMNZS Te Kaha arrived home today, August 15, after three months ...

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Post-RIMPAC exercise garners five nations

Ships from the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF), Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN), Royal Australian Navy ...

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RIMPAC 2016 concludes

The world’s largest international maritime exercise concluded Aug. 4, after more than a month of training events ...

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World's longest MCM exercise concludes

The United States Navy staged multifaceted mine countermeasures training with six nations for over four weeks, ...

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