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Old 22-07-2012, 23:37
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TE Kaha firing Sea Sparrow

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4YiRA2r6aU

There goes the Navy's budget for the next year... lol

honestly though we need to do more live firings...

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Old 23-07-2012, 10:03
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TE Kaha firing Sea Sparrow

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4YiRA2r6aU

There goes the Navy's budget for the next year... lol

honestly though we need to do more live firings...

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http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU120...vy-warship.htm
A mere $778,000 ... which is why we only conduct a live firing every two years ! Some taxpayers have made a few sour comments I believe !

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Old 23-07-2012, 10:41
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A mere $778,000 ... which is why we only conduct a live firing every two years ! Some taxpayers have made a few sour comments I believe !

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And they are they taxpayers that complain when our armed forces aren't up to scratch when a job needs doing...
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Quite so !

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Taken in March 2007 alongside in Nelson, South Island, if memory serves. It was open to the public and we had a grand walk through many parts of the ship, including the bridge, flight hangar, ablutions and heads, galley, very informative and friendly crew.
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An Australian MRH-90 approaches HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck for their first approach during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER, marking their first landing on any Anzac-class frigate, including the RAN’s eight Anzac-class frigates. The MRH-90 helicopter is a much larger helicopter than the RNZN is used to operating off the flight decks of HMNZ Ships, adding a challenge to both HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck team, and also the crew of the helicopter. In addition, ENDEAVOUR performs its ever-vital role of keeping TE KAHA refuelled during exercises.

HMNZS ENDEAVOUR gets close up with HMNZS TE KAHA for a refueling at sea during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.

An Australian MRH-90 approaches HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.
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An Australian MRH-90 approaches HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck for their first approach during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER, marking their first landing on any Anzac-class frigate, including the RAN’s eight Anzac-class frigates. The MRH-90 helicopter is a much larger helicopter than the RNZN is used to operating off the flight decks of HMNZ Ships, adding a challenge to both HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck team, and also the crew of the helicopter. In addition, ENDEAVOUR performs its ever-vital role of keeping TE KAHA refuelled during exercises.

HMNZS ENDEAVOUR gets close up with HMNZS TE KAHA for a refueling at sea during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.

An Australian MRH-90 approaches HMNZS TE KAHA’s flight deck during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.

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http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Mar2017/Fleet/3583
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