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A blast from the past

A blast from the past

John Currin, the late Eddie Hotere, Twang Smith and Meatball Cunningham. I suspect drinking Tiger Tops in a Bar down in Sembawang. May have been The Armada Club at HMS Terror, Singapore

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Chinese Navy

Chinese Navy

PLA 11th naval escort taskforce officiallyperforms escort mission (China Military Online) 08:43, March 20, 2012 After the handover of escort mission, the “Qingdao” warship unmoored and left the “Haikou” warship and the “Qinghai Lake” supply ship which...

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Some Gunnery

Some Gunnery

Dragon spews a hail of wrath and steel on gunnery trials News Dragon spews a hail of wrath and steel on gunnery trials 19 March 2012 The guns of HMS Dragon blazed for the first time as she completed gunnery trials on the eve of her maiden visit to Cardiff....

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HMS Argyll

HMS Argyll

Argyll enjoys ‘rewarding and fascinating’ historic visit to Beirut News Argyll enjoys ‘rewarding and fascinating’ historic visit to Beirut 19 March 2012 HMS Argyll became the first British warship to visit Beirut since HMS York in late November 2006 –...

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HMNZS Resolution to retire

HMNZS Resolution to retire

National | World | Business | Technology | Sport | Entertainment | Life & Style | Travel | Blogs Stuff Home National Kia ora, Guest [ sign in] Crime Education Health Politics Photos Videos Stuff Quizzes Weather Blogs Christchurch earthquake Environment...

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Trying new style uniforms

Trying new style uniforms

Daring fashion statement as destroyer tries out new uniform News Daring fashion statement as destroyer tries out new uniform 18 March 2012 Sailors aboard Britain’s most advanced warship are testing a new dark blue uniform – which could become standard...

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HMS Protector in the Antarctic

HMS Protector in the Antarctic

Protector punches through Antarctic ice in a race against time to pick up scientists News Protector punches through Antarctic ice in a race against time to pick up scientists 16 March 2012 Worsening ice conditions forced survey ship HMS Protector to cut...

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HMS Bulwark

HMS Bulwark

Cold steel in cold weather as Bulwark lands commandos in the Arctic News Cold steel in cold weather as Bulwark lands commandos in the Arctic 15 March 2012 Royal Marines from 42 Commando have been landed on the shores of Norway as Britain’s flagship HMS...

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