The first of the Collins class submarines has returned to service after a boost to capability was implemented by one of Defence’s key industry partners.
The call for a select group of sailors and officers has gone out across Navy during a Recruit School tour to draft new instructors.
The boom of a seven-gun salute was a welcoming sound for the ship’s company of HMAS Newcastle as she returned to her namesake city for a port visit.
Published on by LEUT Anthony Martin (author), ABIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
Navy is participating in a national campaign to highlight the importance and achievements of women and diversity within our ranks.
The alliance of partner industries charged with supporting Navy’s Anzac class Frigates have reached a significant safety milestone.
Navy people are taking in the news on Friday that UK firm BAE Systems has been selected as the preferred tenderer for the largest peacetime naval shipping construction project in Australia’s history.
Navy’s future frigates will be known as ‘Hunter Class’ with the Chief of Navy confirming the first of the Hunter Class Guided Missile Frigates (FFG) to be commissioned in the late 2020s.
The Turnbull Government will deliver one of the world’s most advanced anti-submarine warfare frigates, create 4000 Australian jobs and secure a local naval shipbuilding industry for decades to come.
In a significant contribution to the Chief of Navy’s ‘Challenge and Innovate’ statement, Deployed Innovation Workshops have been established onboard HMA Ships Hobart, Warramunga and Newcastle.
The Navy Aviation Systems Program Office (NASPO) in HMAS Albatross has achieved a significant first in the form of a broad-scope design approval.