HMNZS Hawea boards about 250 vessels, detects 45 infringements during Fiji patrols

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Remains of HMNZS Janie Seddon – Motueka, New Zealand

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Remains of HMNZS Janie Seddon – Motueka, New Zealand

HMNZS Janie Seddon

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HMNZS Janie Seddon
Scotland
1901
Built 1901 for NZ Government with a sister Lady Roberts.

She is reported to have laid a minefield at Wellington in WW1 and was used as an examination vessel in WW2.
She was HMS Janie Seddon 1939-1941 and HMNZS Janie Seddon 1941-1944

She is a twin screw submarine mining vessel.

This scan was made from the 1920 Fleming and Fergusson Ltd of Paisley catalogue.

The Australian and New Zealand Amphibious Ready Group, consisting of HMA Ships Canberra and…

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The Australian and New Zealand Amphibious Ready Group, consisting of HMA Ships Canberra and Choules and the Royal New Zealand Navy’s HMNZS Canterbury, landed 600 embarked personnel, predominantly consisting of the Australian Army’s 2nd Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment, as part of a flanking force for the US Marine Corps’ 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.

USS Essex recently took to sea with a new coat of paint developed by researchers at the U.S….

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USS Essex recently took to sea with a new coat of paint developed by researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) for the exterior topsides of Navy surface ships.

Governments of New Zealand the Republic of Chile on Thursday signed a new arrangement enhancing…

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Governments of New Zealand the Republic of Chile on Thursday signed a new arrangement enhancing the two nations’ coordination on search and rescue missions.

With a combined search and rescue (SAR) area of roughly 60 million square kilometers, the new agreement aims to improve the SAR efforts of the two countries.

The Russian Navy has commissioned its fourth Project 20380 corvette, the Sovershenny, into the…

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The Russian Navy has commissioned its fourth Project 20380 corvette, the Sovershenny, into the Pacific Fleet with a flag-raising ceremony in the Port of Vladivostok.

The ship was commissioned after concluding builder’s and state trials in early July.

Also referred to as Steregushchy-class corvettes, the ships are designed by the Almaz Central Marine Design bureau, and started entering service with the Russian Navy since 2007 when the first vessel in the class, the Steregushchy was commissioned.

Wellington Bombers in Formation 1940. The Vickers Wellington was a British twinengined long…

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Wellington Bombers in Formation 1940. The Vickers Wellington was a British twinengined long range medium bomber designed in the mid1930s and widely used as a night bomber in the early years of WW2.