New Zealand to buy four P-8A maritime patrol aircraft

New Zealand is buying four Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft from the United States to replace its ...

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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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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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NZ Navy helping Fiji patrol its Exclusive Economic Waters

The Royal New Zealand Navy has deployed its inshore patrol vessel HMNZS Taupo to help Fiji patrol its vast ...

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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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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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RNZN tanker Aotearoa getting FarSounder 3D radar

Royal New Zealand Navy’s new fleet tanker will be equipped with the FarSounder-1000 forward-looking sonar, ...

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New Zealand Navy to support Fiji's maritime surveillance

New Zealand intends to deploy a Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) inshore patrol vessel to Fiji for three months in ...

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HMNZS Te Kaha arrives in Canada for combat system upgrade

Royal New Zealand Navy frigate HMNZS Te Kaha has arrived in Canada where she will undergo combat management system ...

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NZ Navy decommissions HMNZS Manawanui

The Royal New Zealand Navy decommissioned its diving and mine counter-measures support ship HMNZS Manawanui in a ...

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HMS Sutherland to join Australian fleet drill Ocean Explorer

A fleet of Royal Australian Navy ships departed Fleet Base East in Garden Island, Sydney, on Tuesday to start ...

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RNZN picks Vestdavit kit for RHIB training

The Royal New Zealand Navy is using Vestdavit boat handling technology to train its sailors at the new Devonport ...

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First steel cut for Royal New Zealand Navy's new tanker

Construction of the Royal New Zealand Navy’s largest ever vessel, the HMNZS Aotearoa, officially started on ...

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Joint Australia-New Zealand op makes 915kg heroin haul

A New Zealand Defence Force aircraft and an Australian Navy frigate joined forces in the Western Indian Ocean to ...

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RNZN to pay off diver support ship HMNZS Manawanui

Royal New Zealand Navy diving support vessel HMNZS Manawanui is scheduled to pay a final visit to her homeport city ...

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New Zealand Navy decommissions HMNZS Endeavour

The Royal New Zealand Navy has decommissioned its tanker HMNZS Endeavour after almost 30 years of service. The ...

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HMNZS Endeavour bound for final visit to homeport

Royal New Zealand Navy tanker HMNZS Endeavour is bound for one final visit to her homeport in Taranaki later this ...

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HMAS Choules plays dual role in exercise Southern Katipo

While bringing soldiers and marines from Australia and Tonga to New Zealand for exercise Southern Katipo ...

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New Zealand picks Saab's TactiCall for HMNZS Aotearoa

The Royal New Zealand Navy has contracted Saab to deliver their TactiCall communications system for New ...

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NZ Navy to bring fuel to Auckland after oil pipeline burst

Royal New Zealand Navy tanker HMNZS Endeavour will join a wider defense force effort to help bring fuel around the ...

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NZ Navy's largest ship to feature Kelvin Hughes navigation

British navigation and surveillance company Kelvin Hughes on Thursday announced it has been selected to deliver its ...

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