Topic: HMAS Adelaide (L01)
September 18, 2017 by LCDR Lucito Irlandez (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
Gap Year sailors watch from the flight deck as a United States Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey from USS Bonhomme Richard, lands aboard HMAS Adelaide, off the coast of Queensland during Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2017.
The Australian Defence Force Gap Year - Navy is an opportunity for young Australians to experience military training, service and lifestyle through a year-long program, with no further obligations on the participant to continue to serve.
September 11, 2017 by Rhiannon Westhorp-Janz (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
HMAS Adelaide Navigator, LCDR Lachlan Browne, with Royal Malaysian Navy Assistant Chief of Staff, Operations and Exercise, RADM Datuk Khairul Anuar Yahya and his staff on the bridge of HMAS Adelaide.
The annual Australian and Malaysian Navy to Navy talks were held at Sydney base, HMAS
Penguin in August as part of on-going engagement activities with Malaysia.
Aircraft Director Leading Seaman Aviation Support Charanpreet Anand controls a hot refuel of a S-70B-2 Seahawk helicopter from 816 Squadron, while a MRH90 Taipan helicopter of 808 Squadron conducts concurrent deck landings aboard HMAS Adelaide, in the East Australian Exercise Area off the coast of NSW.
Following a period of maintenance, HMAS
Adelaide sailed from Sydney’s Fleet Base East in July for trials with over 50 technical staff embarked to verify and validate the work undertaken during her dry dock.
August 17, 2017 by LCDR Lucito Irlandez (author), POIS Andrew Dakin (photographer), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
Commanding Officer HMAS Adelaide, Captain Jonathan Earley, CSC, RAN, addresses ship's company and family during a memorial ceremony for Commodore John Bryson, CSM, RAN, conducted in Port Jackson, Sydney, NSW.
Grey skies and a light drizzle were the backdrop as the ship’s company of HMAS
Adelaide gathered for a ceremony to honour the late Commodore John Bryson, CSM, RANR, in Sydney Harbour.
Leading Seaman Aviation Charanpreet Anand, of HMAS Adelaide, lays a wreath during the ceremony for Private Saran Singh.
A Navy member has paid tribute to a Sikh Anzac killed in action at Messines Ridge, Flanders, on 10 June 1917, at a ceremony at Government House in Adelaide.
July 25, 2017 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), LEUT Ben Willee (author), LCDR Don Hogarth (photographer)
Able Seaman Aviation Technician Aircraft Tenae Drummond with the Pro Drive race car in Townsville.
The Royal Australian Navy has taken Able Seaman Aviation Technician Aircraft Tenae Drummond across the world.
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.