Australia Sends the HMAS Arunta to Operation Manitou

12/02/2016: HMAS Arunta and her ship’s company of 191 departed HMAS Stirling naval base at Rockingham, Western Australia for Operation MANITOU in the Middle East Region. This is Arunta’s 3rd deployment to the area and the first time a ship will be deployed for nine months. HMAS Arunta and her ship’s…

Maritime Raid Force Trains to Take Back Hijacked Ship

09/09/2011: Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's maritime raid force conduct a counter-piracy and counter-terrorism exercise Aug. 14. The 11th MEU is conducting its first seagoing exercise since becoming a complete Marine air-ground task force in May. Credit: 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit:08/14/2011