Topic: Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit
November 08, 2020 by LEUT Geoff Long (author), ABIS Daniel Goodman (photographer), ABIS Sittichai Sakonpoonpol (photographer)
Survey Boat 'Polaris' conducts manoeuvres at high speed with HMAS Adelaide in the background during Exercise SEA WADER 2020.
Navy’s Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit has deployed a new type of small survey craft from HMAS
Adelaide for the first time.
L-R: Able Seaman Hydrographic Systems Operator Deneki Stewart; Leading Seaman Hydrographic Systems Operator Tanya Maksimovic; Petty Officer Hydrographic Systems Manager David Neaves; and Lieutenant Jared Willans in front the Fly Away Survey Kit mounted on a vessel of opportunity.
A Navy Hydrographic Survey Team could not get a drink from an old watering hole they found during an exercise in Far North Queensland recently, even though it was surrounded by water.
Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit members pull up on sea ice during a pause in survey in waters near Davis Research Station, Antarctica.
Navy’s Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit recently conducted survey operations at Davis research station, Antarctica, as part of Operation SOUTHERN DISCOVERY.
Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit members out for a mountain bike ride in the Vestfold Hills that surround Davis Station, Antarctica. L-R: Leading Seaman Hydrographic Systems Operators Tanya Maksimovic and Kirsty Whyatt; Leading Seaman Marine Technician Ben Seehars; Able Seaman Hydrographic Systems Operator Savas Erginel; and Lieutenant Jared Willans.
Members of the Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit deployed to Antarctica for survey operations took advantage of a public holiday to get off the water for a day and enjoy mountain biking and hiking in the Vestfold Hills that surround Davis research station.
Members of Navy’s Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit conduct field survival training at Davis Station, Antarctica.
Members of Navy’s Maritime Geospatial Warfare Unit deployed to Davis research station in Antarctica recently, where they completed mandated field survival training and small boats induction, prior to commencing survey tasks in support of Operation SOUTHERN DISCOVERY.