Celebrating the 77th Anniversary of No. 77 Squadron at RAAF Williamtown

The Royal Australian Air Force’s Number 77 Squadron conducted a flypast over RAAF Base Williamtown on July 5, 2019 in a ‘double seven’ formation to mark the unit’s 77 years of operations. The flypast took the 16 F/A-18A Hornets over RAAF Williamtown and well as the Lower Hunter and Port…

Coalition Exercise in Bay of Bengal: Led by French Carrier, the Charles de Gaulle

From 17 to 25 May 2019 , the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle and his escort conducted a series of exercises in the Bay of Bengal with representatives from the United States Marines, Australia and Japan. [maxgallery id="125387"] Dubbed "La Pérouse", this series of naval exercises allows France to maintain…

F-35 Demo Team performs at the Defenders of Liberty Air & Space Show

The F-35 Demo Team performed during the Defenders of Liberty Air & Space Show at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., May 18, 2019.  [maxgallery id="125435"] The 13-minute performance featured 14 aerobatic maneuvers that fully showcase the capabilities of the F-35.   BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, LA, UNITED STATES 05.18.2019 Photo…

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…