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10 Sep 2019

Photo Essay: 20 years of C-130J

A formation of C-130J Hercules aircraft have taken to the skies above RAAF Bases Glenbrook and Richmond in NSW to celebrate 20 years of the aircraft ...
5 Sep 2019
Two is a good start, but the RAN needs another supply ship
Australia’s current supply ships, HMA Ships Success (already decommissioned) and Sirius are closer to their impending retirement following the la...
3 Sep 2019
Photo Essay: The launch of NUSHIP Stalwart
The Royal Australian Navy is another step closer to welcoming its new fleet of support tankers into service, following the successful launch of NUSHIP...
26 Aug 2019
RAAF receives third and final Dassault Falcon 7X
The Royal Australian Air Force has received the third and final Dassault Falcon 7X aircraft, which has phased out the fleet of Bombardier CL604 Chall...
2 Aug 2019
Hercules crew visits rural community
Members of the central NSW town of Lake Cargelligo have relished the chance to tour a Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules recently. ...
25 Jul 2019
HMAS Albatross MRH-90 fleet grounded
A tail rotor vibration has forced the Royal Australian Navy’s MRH-90 helicopters based at HMAS Albatross to be grounded. ...
22 Jul 2019
Expanding the tactical manoeuvrability of RAAF task groups
Australia’s fleet of KC-30A tankers have continuously proven their tactical and strategic worth supporting air operations in the Middle East – ho...
10 Jul 2019
RAAF receives telescopic docking capability
RAAF Base Amberley has successfully tested and commissioned a state-of-the-art telescopic docking system as part of the new hanger facilities project ...
25 Jun 2019
Cross-servicing agreement to support US and Aussie C-17A Globemasters
The US and Australia have agreed on a cross-servicing arrangement for the repair and maintenance of C-17A Globemaster transport aircraft. ...
18 Jun 2019
Navy's longest serving ship completes successful final mission
The Royal Australian Navy’s longest serving ship, HMAS Success (II), has been welcomed home by Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Jonathan M...

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