Underwater searches covered more than 2.5 square kilometres of seabed over 47 hours of dive time. Photos/NZ Defence Force
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Pacific brothers join RNZ Navy for rugby battles against UK and Aussie navies
“It’s an awesome opportunity to be a part of this environment with our Pasifika partners and I’m just honoured to be here at the moment,” player Conrad Kutia says about the upcoming Commonwealth Na
Air Force Orion flies to Tonga to assess eruption damage
Photo Credit: NZ Defence Force
Ngā Ope Taua: Pūhoro STEMM Academy aimed at rangatahi Māori
Māori represents 18% of New Zealand Defence Force personnel across the New Zealand Army, Royal NZ Navy and Royal NZ Airforce. With Māori interests at heart, the NZDF has hosted a Defence Force Experience for rangatahi in the Pūhoro STEMM Academy at Burnham Military Camp which offers military skills and a Māori worldview.
Defence Force investigates alleged border breach
Investigations are underway into a report of an alleged border breach by an Auckland-based Royal New Zealand Navy junior sailor last weekend.
New Zealand-led operation seizes drugs in Indian Ocean
The Royal New Zealand Navy-led counter-narcotics operation outside the Arabian Gulf has registered its first major drug seizure while under Kiwi control.
Highest-ranked woman in Royal NZ Navy pays tribute to wāhine toa
Commodore Melissa Ross has paid special tribute to wāhine toa serving in the defence force.
Navy opens exhibition of first naval officers with moko kauae and mataora
The Royal New Zealand Navy has opened a new section of its museum celebrating the first in their ranks to gain their moko.
Taranaki hapū takes role in commissioning of new navy ship
Ngāti Te Whiti was honoured during the commissioning of the new ship HMNZS Aotearoa after presenting taonga to bless the ship.
Largest ever Navy ship welcomed with haka
Defence Minister Ron Mark says the investment in Aotearoa totalling $493 million will be priceless in terms of the lives that she will save, priceless in terms of the villages the communities that she will support.