Topic: HMAS Adelaide (L01)
June 27, 2017 by Department of Defence Media Release (author), LSIS Brenton Freind (photographer), ABIS Richard Cordell (photographer)
HMAS Adelaide sails north along the coast of Western Australia during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER 17.
The Royal Australian Navy’s two Landing Helicopter Docks, HMA Ships
Adelaide and Canberra are due to complete maintenance periods this week after rectification of emergent issues with their propulsion systems.
ABMT Dylan Riebe (standing) advises SMNMT Matthew Bakker as he takes action to rectify a simulated ship system fault, during Engineering Casualty Control Drills conducted in the secondary control room of HMAS Adelaide, while underway at sea.
Marine technicians onboard amphibious ship HMAS
Adelaide are trading the classroom for a more hands-on training system, giving them a more realistic experience of the ship’s working environment.
April 05, 2017 by SBLT Max Logan (author), LEUT Harley Slatter (author), LEUT Rilana Ostheim (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
A LHD Landing Craft from HMAS Adelaide lowers its bow door to recover an inflatable boat during amphibious operations conducted in Jervis Bay, NSW.
Australia's amphibious ships are driving responsibility and challenges to all levels of the crew, with leading seamen taking 'commanding' roles on the new landing craft.
April 27, 2017 by RNZN Lieutenant Rowan Bagot (author), LSEW Nathan Streeter (photographer)
Australian Navy Cadets pose for a photo on the flight deck of HMAS Darwin, following a tour of the ship.
More than 50 Australian Navy Cadets and staff experienced HMAS
Darwin’s capability first hand when the group visited the warship alongside Garden Island, Sydney recently.
Crew of HMAS Anzac support their ship's team in the rugby Mons Cup.
Despite not coming away with the honours, HMAS
Anzac embraced the motto 'United We Stand', with arguably the loudest and proudest supporters at the 2017 Rugby Union Inter Unit Annual Competition at TG Milner Rugby Field in Sydney on 31 March.
March 28, 2017 by Department of Defence (author), LSIS Paul McCallum (photographer), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer), CPL Matthew Bickerton (photographer)
HMAS Choules sits at anchor off the coast of Darwin during Exercise Talisman Sabre 2015.
Recent reporting by the ABC that
“Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles” is misleading.
HMAS Adelaide leads a close formation of warships from the Royal Australian Navy, Royal New Zealand Navy and the Spanish Armada during a photographic exercise, part of Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER 17, off the western coast of Australia.
Royal Australian Navy’s amphibious ship HMAS
Adelaide lead from the front during the recent Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.
A Royal Australian Navy MRH-90 helicopter approaches the flight deck of Royal New Zealand Navy ship HMNZS Te Kaha, during Exercise Ocean Explorer 2017.
Adelaide’s embarked MRH-90 Taipan multi-role helicopter brought to life the ship’s motto, ‘United for the Common Good’ conducting cross-deck operations with a New Zealand frigate.
March 09, 2017 by LEUT Will Singer (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer), POIS Andrew Dakin (photographer)
Aircrewman from HMAS Adelaide conduct helicopter winching during Aeromedical Evacuation training on the flight deck during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER 2017.
Navy’s frontline medical staff in HMAS
Adelaide have been training as they would fight in a recent aero-medical evacuation scenario off the south west Australian coast.
An embarked MRH-90 helicopter from HMAS Adelaide conducts a vertical replenishment, as HMAS Success transfers fuel to Adelaide during Exercise Ocean Explorer 17.
Warships from Australia, Italy, New Zealand and Spain are currently exercising off the Western Australian coast honing war-fighting skills and enhancing joint operating procedures.