Australian Navy - updates

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Australian pilots hit by lasers during South China Sea flights

May 29, 2019 - 4:40 PM

Helicopter pilots from Australia's Navy flying from the HMAS Canberra are targeted with lasers while in the hotly contested South China Sea

HMAS CANBERRA. The Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Canberra (L02) takes part in a training excercise in the Sri Lanka on March 26, 2019. File photo by Ishara S. Kodikara /AFP

IN PHOTOS: A look inside an Australian navy ship

Jan 26, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Take a peek inside the HMAS Darwin currently docked in Jakarta en route to the Middle East for a 6 month operation

Australia hands over 2 ships to PH Navy

Jul 23, 2015 - 6:29 PM

The supply ships are capable of carrying up to 180 tons of cargo

Australia's gift to PH Navy: 2 supply ships

Jan 29, 2015 - 5:10 PM

Former Royal Australian Navy vessels HMAS Tarakan and Brunei will help improve the Philippines humanitarian assistance and relief operations in the aftermath of natural disasters

GIFTS: File photo of former Royal Australians Navy's Landing Craft Heavy (LCH) HMA Ships Brunei, Labuan and Tarakan depart Cairns Harbour in formation. Photo from the web site of the Australian Navy

PH-Aussie naval exercises to start Oct. 22

Oct 21, 2012 - 4:09 PM

Lumbas 2012 the 12th annual Maritime Training Activity MTA involving the Philippine Navy and the Royal Australian Navy will start Monday aboard the HMAS Sydney in Manila s South Harbor