Tag: Royal New Zealand Navy

  • NZ’s maritime security threats

    Centre for Strategic Studies’ conference opens. Water, water everywhere: NZ’s maritime security threats SAM SACHDEVA OF NEWSROOM.CO.NZ As an island nation, water looms large for New Zealand on the security […]

  • Fiji, fish and Kiwis

    Fisheries protection duties becoming more commonplace. Moroivalu Confirms Royal New Zealand Navy Assistance by NACANIELI TUILEVUKA A Royal New  Zealand Navy (RNZN) inshore patrol vessel will arrive in Fiji next […]

  • NZ heads to CMF

    Combined Maritime Forces tackle piracy and smuggling. NZDF To Help Counter Piracy And Trafficking in Middle East The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is sending a 55-member contingent and an […]

  • Safeguarding the fisheries

    Illegal fishing is a major issue in region. Australia, NZ support Solomon Islands Maritime Security Australia and New Zealand are continuing to supporting maritime surveillance and security patrols in Vanuatu […]

  • Pricey upgrade for NZ Navy

    The cost of upgrading the weapons systems for NZ Navy frigates will match their initial purchase price 20 years ago. Navy frigates’ upgrade to cost $440m Kate Pereyra Garcia HMNZS […]

  • India, NZ keen on closert ties

    Moves to formalise relationship. India, New Zealand to keen on stepping up naval ties S. ANANDAN Indian and New Zealand navies will soon formalise a planned structure of engagement, which […]

  • NZ Navy chief doubts Chinese claims

    Doubts over anti-piracy claim. New Zealand Navy chief doubts over Chinese claims on foray in Indian Ocean NEW DELHI: Sharing India’s doubts over Chinese claims that forays by its submarines […]

  • NZ receives three new helos

    Replacements boost capabilities.  New Zealand Defense Force Receives Three Seasprite Helos The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) announced today that it has accepted delivery of three Seasprite SH-2G(I) helicopters from […]

  • Pirate fishers spotted

    Pirate fishers let go by the New Zealand navy have been found again. Pirate fishers spotted off Australian Antarctic base Andrew Darby Pirate fishers let go by the New Zealand […]

  • Govt defends poaching operation

    Royal New Zealand Navy confronts poachers. Govt defends poaching operation The Government is denying accusations by New Zealand First that the navy was too passive in its Southern Ocean stand-off […]