Topic: HMAS Newcastle (F06)
September 03, 2013 by SBLT Rachel Jones (author), LEUT Suresh Kumar (author), LCDR Ludovic Miller (photographer), POEW Ben White (photographer), ABBM Troy Bennett (photographer)
Royal Fleet Auxiliary Fort Victoria's fueling hose is connected to HMAS Newcastle during a Replenishment at Sea in the Gulf of Aden.
While operating together in the Gulf of Aden, HMAS
Newcastle and the UK’s Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) replenishment ship Fort Victoria, conducted a cross-deck for the day for six lucky sailors.
HMS Kent's Merlin helicopter on the flight deck of HMAS Newcastle during a ship transfer activity in the Middle East Area of Operations.
A Royal Navy Officer recently ‘hitched a ride’ across the Red Sea onboard HMAS
Newcastle, while trying to make his way home to England.
Published on August 30, 2013 by LEUT Sarah West (author), LEUT Sarah West (photographer), POIS Ollie Garside (videographer), POIS Ollie Garside and POIS Paul Berry (video editing)
HMAS Newcastle crosses lines with French Command and Replenishment Ship FS Somme during a Replenishment at Sea.
Newcastle’s third Replenishment at Sea activity in the Middle East Area of Operations was conducted with the French Command and Replenishment Ship FS Somme.
Published on August 30, 2013 by LEUT Sarah West (author), POIS Ollie Garside (photographer), LSEW Melissa Girling (photographer)
One of HMAS Newcastle's Ridged Hull Inflatable Boats (RHIBs) returning from boarding operations.
In July, HMAS
Newcastle completed an intensive counter-terrorism focused operation in the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden with the multi-national Combined Task Force 150.
Able Seaman Marine Technician Mitchell Summers mans the Electrical Plant Control Console (EPCC) during a training exercise onboard HMAS Newcastle.
Newcastle’s Marine Engineering Department has raised the bar on professional development during the ship's operational deployment to the Middle East Area of Operations, with some impressive results.
HMAS Newcastle approaches United States Naval Ship Rainier to conduct Replenishment at Sea evolutions in the Middle East Area of Operations (MEAO).
Newcastle has conducted two Replenishment At Sea operations in two weeks with one of the world’s biggest combat supply vessels in the Middle East Area of Operations.
Lieutenant Mike Forsythe, Lieutenant Commander Duncan Macrae and Lieutenant Phillip Garrett in the operations room onboard HMAS Newcastle.
Lieutenant Commander Duncan Macrae has been away from home for a long time. Recently, he experienced somewhat of a homecoming when he visited HMAS
Newcastle in the Middle East Area of Operations.
HMAS Newcastle's Boarding Party visits a dhow while conducting maritime security operations in the Arabian Gulf.
The Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS
Newcastle has completed a week-long maritime security patrol in the Arabian Gulf.
USN Petty Officer Class Two Stephen Bird briefs members of HMAS Newcastle's Boarding Party during a training exercise at the US Navy's 'ship in a box' in Bahrain.
Newcastle has conducted mission-focused Visit, Board, Search and Seizure training with the United States Navy and the United States Coast Guard in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Boatswains Mates keep watch on HMAS Newcastle's Gunnery Direction Platform (GDP) as the Australian warship transits the Strait of Hormuz.
The Australian warship HMAS
Newcastle has transited through the Strait of Hormuz near the end of her second month-long maritime security patrol since arriving in the Middle East Area of Operations (MEAO) in May.