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NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty The New Zealand Defence Force deployed the Royal New Zealand Navy’s Inshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Taupo at 3:30am this morning to search for a fisherman who was reported missing off Bowentown Harbour in the […]

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NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean The New Zealand Defence Force has found the New Zealand sailor who activated his yacht’s emergency beacon early this morning about 166 kilometres east of Norfolk Island in the Pacific Ocean. 18 November 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has […]

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NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress The New Zealand Defence Force has deployed a Royal New Zealand Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft to search for a New Zealand yacht that activated its emergency beacon early this morning about 166 kilometres east of Norfolk […]

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NZ Army Builds Homes for People

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZ Army Builds Homes for People

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Army Builds Homes for People 17 November 2017  New Zealand Army engineers are helping Manawatu people into homeownership by being part of a local initiative to build affordable homes. The carpenters, plumbers and an electrician from 25 Engineer Support Squadron are being assisted by […]

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Summer of Surveillance at Kaipara Bombing Range

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Summer of Surveillance at Kaipara Bombing Range

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Summer of Surveillance at Kaipara Bombing Range One of the signs warning the public that access to the Kaipara Air Weapons Range is prohibited at all times. 15 November 2017 Regular surveillance operations will help ensure the public stays out of the closed access […]

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Strong Public Support for NZDFs Largest Military Exercise

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Strong Public Support for NZDFs Largest Military Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Strong Public Support for NZDFs Largest Military Exercise A Sailor from the Royal New Zealand Navy assists in putting a life jacket on one of the role players during the mock IDP evacuation. 30 October 2017 About 150 volunteers took part as role-players last […]

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Minister Visits Exercise Southern Katipo

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Minister Visits Exercise Southern Katipo

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Minister Visits Exercise Southern Katipo Defence Minister Ron Mark is welcomed on board HMNZS Canterbury by the ship’s Commanding Officer, Commander Matt Wray, and Executive Officer, Lieutenant Commander Emma Broederlow. 29 October 2017 Defence Minister Ron Mark has spent today visiting New Zealand Defence Force […]

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NZDF to Mark Battle of Beersheba Centenary in Israel

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF to Mark Battle of Beersheba Centenary in Israel

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF to Mark Battle of Beersheba Centenary in Israel 28 October 2017 A New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) contingent will mark the centenary of the Battle of Beersheba (Be’er Sheva) with Australian counterparts at Be’er Sheva, Southern Israel, on 31 October. “The Battle of […]

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NZ Navy Ship Helps Stricken Fijian Fishing Boat

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZ Navy Ship Helps Stricken Fijian Fishing Boat

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Navy Ship Helps Stricken Fijian Fishing Boat Crew members of the Royal New Zealand Navy’s Inshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Hawea helped a stricken Fijian fishing vessel while conducting fisheries patrols on Tuesday about 28 kilometres west of Nadi. 25 October 2017 Kiwi ingenuity […]

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NZDF Troops Eager to Begin Iraq Mission

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Troops Eager to Begin Iraq Mission

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Troops Eager to Begin Iraq Mission Major General Tim Gall, the Commander Joint Forces New Zealand, talks to New Zealand Defence Force troops before they left today for Australia in the first stage of their deployment to Iraq. 25 October 2017 The sixth […]

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First World War Battlefield Mystery Finally Solved

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on First World War Battlefield Mystery Finally Solved

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: First World War Battlefield Mystery Finally Solved Anja Rabe, 74, the great-niece of Heinrich Held, and her husband Wilhelm, 79. Mrs Rabe is holding the German press article featuring Private Hayden Cullen and his search for the wallet and Mr Rabe has a photo […]

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NZDF Deploys 200-Strong Force in Military Exercise

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Deploys 200-Strong Force in Military Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Deploys 200-Strong Force in Military Exercise The New Zealand Army’s High Readiness Task Unit arrives on an Air Force C-130 Hercules at RNZAF Base Woodbourne to take part in Exercise Southern Katipo 2017. 20 October 2017 A multinational coalition of 2500 troops from […]

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Family, Defence Force Farewell a ‘Top Bloke’

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Family, Defence Force Farewell a ‘Top Bloke’

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Family, Defence Force Farewell a ‘Top Bloke’ Colleagues of Sergeant Wayne Taylor place his beret and medals on his casket during a private service at Papakura Military Camp. 19 October 2017 Family, friends and colleagues of Sergeant Wayne Taylor bid him farewell today in […]

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NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range NZDF protection patrols will use drones to help identify unauthorised people and vehicles within the Kaipara Air Weapons Range. 18 October 2017 Drone technology will be used by the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) to […]

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Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons The New Zealand Defence Force is buying two new weapons, the Barrett M107A1 anti-materiel weapon and the Barrett Multi Role Adaptive Design (MRAD) sniper rifle. 18 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is entering an agreement […]

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NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen The New Zealand Defence Force has found three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing for four days in the Pacific Ocean. 18 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has found three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing […]

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Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start Five days after receiving his qualification to fly the C-130 Hercules aircraft in late September, Flying Officer Tristan Nysse was assigned to help deliver 12 tonnes of supplies to Vanuatu as part of his first mission […]

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Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise Troops from Timor Leste and Papua New Guinea board a Royal New Zealand Air Force C-1130 Hercules on their way to New Zealand to take part in Exercise Southern Katipo. 17 October 2017 The foreign military contingents […]

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NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has launched a search and rescue operation for three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing in the Pacific Ocean for more than three days.

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Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own  Iraqi troops trained by a combined New Zealand-Australian task group are helping deliver training in precision shooting, marking a significant step in the Iraqi Army’s efforts to develop a self-sustaining force. 16 October 2017 Iraqi troops trained […]

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