Australian frigate Melbourne on final visit to namesake city

Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class frigate HMAS Melbourne has arrived in the City of Melbourne for her ...

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US sub tender arrives for drills with Australian submariners

US Navy submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) arrived in Fremantle, Australia, on September 11 as part of the ...

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Australia sending Poseidon to support N. Korea sanctions

A frigate was expected to participate in the operation later this year.

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Australian sub home after five months of drills

Royal Australian Navy submarine HMAS Farncomb returned home after completing a deployment that saw her take part in ...

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Submarine HMAS Sheean returns from five-month deployment

Royal Australian Navy submarine HMAS Sheean returned to her Garden Island homeport earlier this month, completing a ...

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Australia joining Hormuz shipping protection mission

The Australian government has decided to join the US-led mission to protect merchant shipping in the Strait of ...

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HMAS Hobart tests SM-2 in Australian waters

The missile firing took place ahead of the ship's maiden operational deployment.

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Australian Navy extends patrol boat lease

The boats were leased by the navy after it experienced issues with Armidale-class boats.

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Inaugural EOD drill Hydracrab kicks off in Guam

Four Indo-Pacific navies are taking part.

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HMAS Canberra returns from six-month Asia deployment

Royal Australian Navy landing helicopter dock HMAS Canberra returned home last week, completing a six-month ...

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Australian LHD deploys M1A1 MBT for first time

Royal Australian Navy landing helicopter dock HMAS Canberra has completed trials to transport an M1A1 main battle ...

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Royal Australian Navy retires last locally built FFG

HMAS Newcastle

HMAS Newcastle (FFG 06), the Royal Australian Navy’s last locally built Adelaide class guided missile ...

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Australia: Osborne naval shipyard project makes progress

The construction of the digitally-enabled shipyard infrastructure at Osborne South is on track for completion by ...

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HMAS Success farewelled after 33 years of service

HMAS Success, the longest serving ship in Royal Australian Navy’s fleet, has completed her service to the ...

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French carrier trains with Australian, Japanese, US ships

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R 91) met up with ships from the navies of the US, Australia and ...

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Australia deploys P-8A for N. Korea sanctions enforcement

The Australian defense ministry is deploying a P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to Japan, from where it will ...

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Australia buys second MQ-4C Triton UAV

The Australian defense ministry announced it is buying the second of a planned fleet of six MQ-4C Triton remotely ...

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Australian task group arrives in India for exercise Ausindex

A Royal Australian Navy task group composed of a helicopter carrier, frigates, and a submarine arrived in India ...

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Australian frigate seizes hashish, heroin in Arabian Sea

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat has seized more than 2.1 tonnes of hashish and 345 kilograms of heroin ...

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ASC Shipbuilding secures contract for Hunter-class frigates

The Australian government has awarded a contract to BAE Systems Australia’s new subsidiary ASC Shipbuilding that ...

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Royal Australian Navy unveils name of future submarine class

The Royal Australian Navy’s future submarines will be named the Attack class, with the first submarine being ...

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