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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AMCAP upgrade: HMAS Arunta gets new mast

BAE Systems Australia has shared a video of the installation of a new mast on board the Royal Australian Navy ...

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HMAS Ballarat starts nine-month Middle East mission

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat got underway from her homeport Fleet Base West at Garden Island on ...

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Commercial tanker fuels HMAS Canberra for the 1st time

Double hull oil tanker Manning has fueled a landing helicopter dock of the Royal Australian Navy with naval ...

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Biennial drill Kakadu wraps up in Darwin

Australia’s largest maritime exercise has wrapped up in the Top End, following an intensive two weeks of realistic ...

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Australian 2nd air warfare destroyer reaches Sydney

Royal Australian Navy’s second Hobart-class air warfare destroyer NUSHIP Brisbane has arrived at her home ...

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Third Anzac-class ship arrives in Henderson for upgrade

BAE Systems Australia has welcomed the Royal Australian Navy’s third Anzac class warship to its Henderson ...

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Sea phase of Kakadu 2018 begins

Ships taking part in Exercise Kakadu 2018 have sailed out of Darwin to begin the sea phase the Royal Australian ...

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Australia to upgrade fleet of onshore simulation trainers

The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) fleet of simulation trainers is planned to undergo a major upgrade and ...

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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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Large-scale Exercise Kakadu kicks off

Exercise Kakadu, the largest maritime drill off its kind in the Australian Northern Territory, is beginning today.  ...

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