Topic: HMAS Canberra (L02)
Published on January 02, 2014 by LEUT Emily Kennedy (author), ABIS James Whittle (photographer), Image courtesy of BAE Systems (photographer)
File Image: HMAS Glenelg conducts a Typhoon 25mm anti-aircraft firing serial right astern of HMAS Bundaberg in 2010.
Another exciting project milestone for NUSHIP
Canberra has been achieved with the installation of four Typhoon stabilised weapons systems onboard.
NUSHIP Canberra’s boarding team approaches the DMS training vessel for a scenario based boarding exercise.
Canberra personnel recently undertook the initial boarding party course at HMAS Cerberus, satisfying yet another training requirement in preparation for Canberra’s delivery to Navy in 2014.
December 15, 2013 by LEUT Emily Kennedy (author), LCDR Michael Nipperess (author and photographer)
NUSHIP Canberra's Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Michael Hines manoeuvres an Landing Craft Medium 1E (LCM1E) into ESPS Castilla, a Landing Platform Dock, as part of the LCM1E course run by the Spanish Armada at the LCM1E School in Cadiz, Spain.
Fifteen Navy personnel returned from Spain today after completing a seven week course to learn how to drive and operate the Navy’s new Landing Craft Mechanical 1E (LCM1E).
Published on December 14, 2013 by LEUT Emily Kennedy (author), Image courtesy of BAE Systems (photographer)
This is an early computer generated image provided by BAE Systems which depicts the use of the LHD flight deck at sea and shows the location of the ‘tower’ which is where the windows are just behind the bridge.
For the first time in over 20 years, Navy personnel used the School of Air Traffic Control at East Sale for training purposes.
Lieutenant Commander Richard Loizou, team physiotherapist, Flight Lieutenant Emma Lewis, and Team Strapper, Mr Fred Cantlon at one of the Tongan schools that the team visited to conduct a rugby camp.
Canberra’s Medical Officer has provided a full and varied range of medical services as the Team Doctor for the recent Australian Services Rugby Union (ASRU) Men’s Team Tour of Tonga.
A career spanning 26 years – Chief Petty Officer Brad Walsh onboard HMAS Newcastle as the ship’s Physical Trainer.
Meet Chief Petty Officer Physical Trainer Brad Walsh – NUSHIP
Canberra’s Training Coordinator.
A Mack Heavy Recovery Vehicle embarks in forward side ramp door of NUSHIP Canberra.
Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) has successfully completed a vehicle load trial on NUSHIP
Canberra in the first Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) Harbour Acceptance Trial to be done in Australia.
Members of NUSHIP Canberra and HMS Illustrious' Air Departments in the Flying Control room of HMS Illustrious.
The Air Department in the Royal Australian Navy’s first Landing Helicopter Dock ship, NUSHIP
Canberra, has taken another step towards achieving operational capability following a period with the Royal Navy developing multi-spot helicopter operating procedures.
HMS Daring alongside NUSHIP Canberra at Williamstown Dockyard, Victoria.
The Royal Navy ship HMS
Daring has pulled alongside NUSHIP Canberra in Melbourne, providing the city with an impressive backdrop of the worlds most modern warships.
Able Seaman Electronic Technician Marcus Hinkley from NUSHIP Canberra fine tuning the fire control system that the team built to compete in the 2013 Navy Engineering Challenge.
Canberra’s team of electronic technicians have submitted their fire control system, built from scratch, for judging as part of the Fleet Base East regional Navy Engineering Challenge.