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Scoop.co.nz
Distress beacons save lives - two yacht rescues completedeast of the Island. Strong wind and heavy seas are preventing it berthing. The
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
east of the Island. Strong wind and heavy seas are preventing it berthing. The ship and all on board are safe and well. New Zealand Defence Force aircraft assisted in both rescues. They located Ilanga and Waimanu's life raft and guided the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Second yacht rescue underwaymeet the yacht at about mid-day tomorrow. Mayday calls are continuing to be rel
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
meet the yacht at about mid-day tomorrow. Mayday calls are continuing to be relayed in case another ship might be closer.A New Zealand Defence Force P-3K2 Orion flew over Ilanga this evening and will return tomorrow to help Southern Lily rendezvous... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwi yachtsman found in life-raftCoordinator Dave Wilson said RCCNZ responded when a distress beacon from the ya
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Coordinator Dave Wilson said RCCNZ responded when a distress beacon from the yacht Waimanu was activated.Mr Wilson said a New Zealand Defence Force C-130 Hercules aircraft was sent to the location of the beacon, and a cargo ship, Norfolk Guardian,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Summer of Surveillance at Kaipara Bombing RangeWednesday, 15 November 2017, 2:09 pmPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force 1
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 2:09 pmPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force 15 November 2017Regular surveillance operations will help ensure the public... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Charter Parade Cements Military Ties with PapakuraTuesday, 14 November 2017, 10:33 amPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force 14
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 10:33 amPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force 14 November 2017With drums beating, bands playing, colours displayed and... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The New Zealand Army helped rescue an orca whale that was stranded for 20 hours/ Facebook The army has pitched in to help re-float a young orca stranded on a
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 days ago
/ Facebook The army has pitched in to help re-float a young orca stranded on a Marlborough beach for more than 20 hours. New Zealand Defence Force personnel have been digging a trench from the animal towards the sea at Marfells Beach, near... Read more
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The North West Star
St Joseph’s students find New Zealand soldier’s links to schoolwith a great-great-granddaughter, Sarah Pierce, a Year 5 student in their own c
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
with a great-great-granddaughter, Sarah Pierce, a Year 5 student in their own class. Skipper Brennan enlisted in the New Zealand Defence Force aged 22 and served in Egypt before going to France in November 1916. He suffered a shrapnel injury... Read more
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NZCity
Yachts facing strict checks this summerin anticipation for the 500 international yachts expected to stop in this summe
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
in anticipation for the 500 international yachts expected to stop in this summer. MPI has teamed up with Customs and the New Zealand Defence Force to target the Northland area which is the arrival point for most international yachts visiting New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International Yachts Face Biosecurity Checksin Northland this summer will face additional biosecurity checks by the Ministr
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
in Northland this summer will face additional biosecurity checks by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF).MPI is teaming up with New Zealand Customs and the NZDF focusing on Northland as the arrival... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International yachts face biosecurity checksin Northland this summer will face additional biosecurity checks by the Ministr
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
in Northland this summer will face additional biosecurity checks by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF).MPI is teaming up with New Zealand Customs and the NZDF focusing on Northland as the arrival... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
99th Commemoration of Armistice DayMark will represent the government. Wreaths will also be laid by members of the
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Mark will represent the government. Wreaths will also be laid by members of the Diplomatic Corps, representatives of the New Zealand Defence Force and veterans.“Visitors to the National War Memorial will also be able to see the tapestry recently... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
NZ Army buys disaster relief software from Systematicadapted to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations.” “By provid
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 15 days ago
adapted to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations.” “By providing the SitaWare system over the Internet, New Zealand Defence Force personnel will be able to share information with their counterparts from other government agencies... Read more
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NZCity
Mark's message on judging troopscan judge the snap decision of a soldier in a war zone. Mr Mark, an army veter
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
can judge the snap decision of a soldier in a war zone. Mr Mark, an army veteran whose role now includes oversight of the New Zealand Defence Force, hit out at the political and media focus on the armed forces during a speech at the RSA National... Read more
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NZCity
Defence force marks Beersheba battleA New Zealand Defence Force contingent will mark the centenary of the Battle of
NZCity / Posted 21 days ago
A New Zealand Defence Force contingent will mark the centenary of the Battle of Beersheba in Israel. New Zealand's Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy is also attending the ceremonies on Tuesday. The Battle of Beersheba was one of many examples of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Strong Public Support for NZDF’s Largest Military ExerciseMonday, 30 October 2017, 5:30 pmPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force Media
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
Monday, 30 October 2017, 5:30 pmPress Release: New Zealand Defence Force Media Release30 October 2017About 150 volunteers took part... Read more
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NZCity
Defence minister visits Katipo exerciseRon Mark has visited the army, navy and air force all in one day. The NZ First
NZCity / Posted 23 days ago
Ron Mark has visited the army, navy and air force all in one day. The NZ First MP visited Exercise Southern Katipo, a New Zealand Defence Force military exercise on Sunday. He started the day at the main operating base for the exercise's... Read more
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NZCity
Defence force marks Beersheba battleA New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) contingent will mark the centenary of the Ba
NZCity / Posted 24 days ago
A New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) contingent will mark the centenary of the Battle of Beersheba in Israel. New Zealand's Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy is also attending. The Battle of Beersheba was one of many examples of the Anzac bond during... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Air National Guard Joins New Zealand's Largest Military Exercisein operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and are deployed to the Middle East as pa
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 days ago
in operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and are deployed to the Middle East as part of Operation Inherent Resolve. The New Zealand Defence Force is in line to buy billions of dollars of American hardware that could include C-130J Hercules cargo... Read more
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NZCity
Miracle WWI survivor's family find answerssmall miracle. He wanted to find the family of H Held to return the wallet. B
NZCity / Posted a month ago
small miracle. He wanted to find the family of H Held to return the wallet. Before travelling to Belgium as part of the New Zealand Defence Force contingent commemorating the Battle of Passchendaele, Private H Cullen told his story on social... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ambae islanders to return home as volcano settlestwo seismic stations on Ambae. Photo:Monaro is one of several active volcanoes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
two seismic stations on Ambae. Photo:Monaro is one of several active volcanoes in Vanuatu's string of islands.(Supplied: New Zealand Defence Force) But Mr Regenvanu said the Government could only go by best advice available, and the Geohazards... Read more

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