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Australia announces 6 extra personnel to support strikes against Houthi rebels

February 29 2024
The Australian federal government has announced another six people will be deployed to the Middle East in support of US and United Kingdom operations ...
Global shipbuilder begins construction on new multi-purpose support ship
Co-developed with the Portuguese Navy, Dutch shipbuilder Damen has begun construction on its new multi-purpose support ship, highlighting its combat and intelligence,...
February 28 2024
With the surface fleet review locked in, what about the rest of the Navy fleet?
Our Navy is more than just our destroyers, frigates and OPVs, yet the recent surface fleet review has left some serious questions about the rest of the Navy’s surface...
February 27 2024
Austal to build 2 additional Evolved Cape Class patrol boats
Austal has been awarded a contract valued at $157 million for the construction of an additional two Evolved Cape Class patrol boats for the Royal Australian Navy.
February 26 2024
EDGE and Fincantieri launch new naval manufacturing joint venture
The Abu Dhabi-based joint venture is expected to capitalise on shipbuilding orders from both NATO and non-NATO members.
February 23 2024
US DOD, Indian MOD host second India-US Defense Acceleration Ecosystem Summit
The United States Department of Defense and Indian Ministry of Defence held the second INDUS-X Summit in New Delhi, examining supply chain resilience, enhanced US-Indian...
February 23 2024
Australian Navy joins US, Japanese counterparts for Indian Ocean exercise
Australian Navy frigate HMAS Warramunga has joined with US Navy destroyer USS Halsey and Japanese destroyer JS Sazanami and conducted two days of combined training in the...
February 22 2024
South Australia, Western Australia declared big winners from surface fleet review
South Australia is going to be the “big winners” from the surface fleet review recommendations, according to Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Deputy...
February 22 2024
Navy ships at photo shoot during Taipan search and rescue, Senate hears
Senator Malcolm Roberts has questioned whether Royal Australian Navy vessels were at a publicity photo shoot instead of attending the search and rescue of a fatal MRH-90...
February 21 2024
New surface fleet will deter coercion and protect way of life, says Deputy PM
The Royal Australian Navy surface fleet will maintain the Australian way of life and deter Chinese coercion, according to Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles.
February 21 2024