Topic: 725 Squadron

New home for NUSQN in Jacksonville

Published on by LEUT Brad Doyle (author and photographer)

New Squadron 725's new headquarters at Jacksonville Air Base in Florida. (photo: LEUT Brad Doyle)

New Squadron 725's new headquarters at Jacksonville Air Base in Florida.

New Squadron 725, under the command of Commander David Frost, is the proud tenant of a new, but temporary piece of Fleet Air Arm real estate.

Romeo capability taking shape in Jacksonville

Published on by LEUT Aaron Abbott (author)

Members of NUSQN 725 in Jacksonville, Florida after completing Naval Air Training and Operation Procedures Standardization (NATOPS) checks during 'Romeo' training with the US Navy. Members are (L-R) LEUT Aaron Abbott, LCDR Michael Robertson, LEUT John F (photo: )

Members of NUSQN 725 in Jacksonville, Florida after completing Naval Air Training and Operation Procedures Standardization (NATOPS) checks during 'Romeo' training with the US Navy. Members are (L-R) LEUT Aaron Abbott, LCDR Michael Robertson, LEUT John F

The latest group of aircrew from the Royal Australian Navy's New Squadron 725 (NUSQN 725) has completed their Naval Air Training and Operating Procedures Standardization (NATOPS) checks in Florida, USA with flying colours.

Romeo training hits full throttle in the US

Published on by LEUT Mark Flowerdew (author)

MH-60R Simulator training. (photo: Unknown)

MH-60R Simulator training.

NUSQN 725 (CMDR David Frost) has been hitting the books and burning the midnight oil as it undertakes training with the USN in Jacksonville, Florida USA.

Baby boom for new Squadron

Published on by LEUT Mark Flowerdew (author)

A thorn amongst roses - Commanding Officer NUSQN 725, Commander David Frost, with Squadron mums and new additions to the family. (photo: LEUT Flowerdew)

A thorn amongst roses - Commanding Officer NUSQN 725, Commander David Frost, with Squadron mums and new additions to the family.

NUSQN 725 continues to grow in Jacksonville, Florida, but this time it’s not the arrival of new sailors, it’s a baby boom!

NUSQN 725 personnel awarded for commitment and excellence

Published on by LEUT Mark Flowerdew (author)

CMDR Frost with award recipients LEUT Hale, PO Rowan and LEUT Kapelj from NUSQN 725 (photo: )

CMDR Frost with award recipients LEUT Hale, PO Rowan and LEUT Kapelj from NUSQN 725

Professionalism, excellence and long term commitment were recognised at an award ceremony in Jacksonville, Florida for a number of RAN members within New Squadron 725 (NUSQN 725).

NUSQN725 provides community support to deployed US military personnel

Published on by LS Chris Hodgkinson (author and photographer)

(Left to right) Leading Seaman Aircrew (LSA) Eammon O'Brien, LSA Chris Hodgkinson, Able Seaman Mark Goodwin and LS Scott Roper lend a hand boxing care packages destined for deployed US military troops, in Jacksonville, USA.

 (photo: LSA Chris Hodgkinson)

(Left to right) Leading Seaman Aircrew (LSA) Eammon O'Brien, LSA Chris Hodgkinson, Able Seaman Mark Goodwin and LS Scott Roper lend a hand boxing care packages destined for deployed US military troops, in Jacksonville, USA.

More than 7500 US military men and women serving overseas will be receiving a care package thanks to the efforts of several hundred Jacksonville and five members from the Royal Australian Navy's New Squadron 725 (NUSQN 275), currently deployed to the USA for accelerated training on the Navy's new maritime combat helicopter - the MH-60R.

Getting 'Romeo-ready': RAN aircrew achieve MH60-R training milestone

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NUSQN725 aircrew all smiles after completing their initial Seahawk Romeo training. Rear: LCDR Todd Glynn, front: LCDRs Pete Talbot, Nigel Rowan and LEUT Mark Flowerdew. (photo: Unknown)

NUSQN725 aircrew all smiles after completing their initial Seahawk Romeo training. Rear: LCDR Todd Glynn, front: LCDRs Pete Talbot, Nigel Rowan and LEUT Mark Flowerdew.

The Royal Australian Navy is a step closer to being ‘Romeo-ready’ after NUSQN725 aircrew successfully reached an important milestone in their MH-60R Seahawk ‘Romeo’ helicopter training.