Published on by LEUT Gary McHugh (author), ABIS Julianne Cropley (photographer)
For the past couple of years, around ten United States submariners have called Western Australia home. They are part of an Australia-US exchange program that sees personnel from both navies spend time with their overseas counterparts.
Published on by Royal Australian Navy (author), POIS Paul Berry (photographer)
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, has issued an 'on the record' statement, reporting that "several sailors have had their employment terminated or have been issued with notices of cause for termination" for inappropriately using social media.
Published on by US Navy (author), US Navy CTR3 Raul Sanchez (photographer)
Commanding Officer USS Pinckney (DDG 91), recently had the rare opportunity of awarding a foreign national his Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist qualification. While underway in the South China Sea, Royal Australian Navy Chief Petty Officer Combat Systems Manager Chris Boardman was presented his ESWS in front of the USS Pinckney crew.
Published on by LSIS Paul McCallum (author), LAC Oliver Carter (photographer)
It's a twenty-four hour a day job keeping the Navy's largest ship on a safe course as a Maritime Warfare Officer onboard HMAS Choules. It is a big responsibility and one that Bundaberg native Lieutenant Brendan Sinnamon tackles head on.
Published on by SBLT Bianca Wise (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett recently presented a US Army Commendation Medal to Petty Officer Glen Petersen at HMAS Kuttabul for his meritorious service in Afghanistan last year.
Published on by SBLT Bianca Wise (author), LSIS Jo Dilorenzo (photographer)
From Naval warships to Darwin’s airport, the four members of the Jones family have travelled a long way from Adelaide to the Northern Territory, where they currently work together protecting Australia’s borders.