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Crew of HMAS Arunta enjoy Christmas
25 Dec 2016
Traditionally Christmas is a time of year spent at home with family and friends however for the crew of HMAS Arunta this year Christmas was celebrated at sea. Although the ship has been operating in a high tempo environment, the crew still managed to find time to enjoy and celebrate Christmas.
HMAS Arunta crew shout-out
23 Dec 2016
HMAS Arunta deployed from Garden Island, Rockingham, Western Australia and is the 64th Royal Australian Navy ship to be deployed to the region since 1990. Arunta operates as part of the multi-national Combined Maritime Forces, supporting international efforts to promote maritime security, stability and prosperity in the MER. Whilst on patrol in the Middle East Region (MER) HMAS Arunta conducted a Christmas shout out to friends, families and the Australian community.
Christmas at sea on HMAS Arunta
21 Dec 2016
HMAS Arunta operates as part of the multi-national Combined Maritime Forces, predominately tasked to support Combined Task Force 150 for counter-terrorism and maritime security operations. Arunta is deployed on Operation MANITOU, supporting international efforts to promote maritime security, stability and prosperity in the Middle East region (MER). Arunta is on her third deployment to the MER and is the 64th rotation of a Royal Australian Navy vessel to the region since 1990.
Exercise Ocean Raider
19 Dec 2016
Exercise OCEAN RAIDER is one of the Royal Australian Navy’s largest maritime warfare activities. Exercise OCEAN RAIDER 2016 involved 11 warships and submarines, aircraft and more than 1,500 personnel from Australia in a three week program of maritime activities. It is the first year Navy has staged OCEAN RAIDER, which along with OCEAN EXPLORER and OCEAN HORIZON is designed to train and certify the fleet in task-group-level joint sea combat.