Published on by Department of Defence (author), Philippines Navy - www.navy.mil.ph (photographer)
HMA Ships Adelaide and Darwin have arrived in the Philippines, with the larger ship welcoming a senior government and military delegation including Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and the Secretary for National Defense Delfin Lorenzana.
Published on by WO Christopher Garner (author), SMNEW Brendon Gilroy (photographer)
‘Navy, the Team Works’ is a very familiar theme used in Navy recruiting ads, but it’s a truism every day at sea where the crew need to rely on each other to keep the ship working to optimum performance.
Published on by LCDR Helen Ward (author), LSATV Stephen Norwood (photographer)
HMAS Toowoomba’s embarked Seahawk MH-60R helicopter, more colloquially known as a ‘Romeo’, recently completed a deep-level service at sea during her deployment as part of the Indo-Pacific Endeavour task group.
Published on by LCDR Jason O'Gorman (author and photographer), MIDN Skye Yeaman (photographer)
Specialist communications skills are essential on a Royal Australian Navy guided missile frigate, and keeping HMAS Darwin connected to her task group is Able Seaman Communication and Information Systems Melissa Van Der Ley.
Published on by LCDR Helen Ward (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
One crew member onboard HMAS Adelaide was keener than most to get ashore when the ship recently visited Manila, Philippines, because it was the first chance to see his mother and brother in more than five years.