New RHIB Simulator for the Royal Australian Navy

The RHIBs provide the Royal Australian Navy surface combatants with an over the horizon interception and boarding capability. [maxgallery id="124690"] Monday 08 April 2019 marked a special occasion in Training Authority Maritime Warfare, specifically the Boatswains Faculty, with the opening of the HMAS Cerberus - Seamanship School Rigid-hulled inflatable boat(RHIB)…

Replenishment at Sea: Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019

HMAS Parramatta prepares to come along side during a port visit to Trincomalee in Sri Lanka as part of Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019. [maxgallery id="124676"] Australian Department of Defence April 6, 2019

Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019

A Joint Task Force consisting of up to four ships, maritime patrol aircraft and more than 1,200 personnel from the Australian Defence Force are deployed on Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019, a series of key engagement activities with Australia’s regional neighbours. Running from March to May, Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019 is geared towards…

Exercise Bersama Lima 2018

Defence Personnel from Singapore, Malaysia, United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia participated in Exercise Bersama Lima 2018. [maxgallery id="120922"] The personnel formed part of the air planning component which contributed to the Five Power Defence Arrangements combined joint exercise. Bersama Lima 2018 was staged in Malaysia and Singapore from 1…

MCAS Beaufort Air Show, 2019: A Photo Overview

In these photos credited to the USMC, the variety of aerial displays is highlighted. [maxgallery id="124968"] According to a story published on Military.Com on April 30, 2019 and written by Oriana Pawlyk, the F-35B performance was highlighted: The Marine Corps' F-35B stealth fighter performed 12 different maneuvers over the weekend during the Beaufort Air…

RAAF Cadets

The Hon Darren Chester MP, Minister for Veterans' Affairs, visited Australian Air Force Cadets (AAFC) at RAAF Base East Sale during the Cadets General Services Training Camp on 22 January 2019. [maxgallery id="122801"] The camp provided an opportunity for cadets to experience life on an RAAF base. Cadets visited on…

RAAF F-35s at Williamtown

The F-35A Joint Strike Fighter is the Australian Defence Force’s first fifth-generation air combat capability. It is a highly advanced multi-role, supersonic, stealth fighter which will meet Australia’s requirements to defeat current and emerging threats. The F-35A is at the forefront of air combat technology.  Its advanced sensors and data…