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1

Collins Class

Submarine
Diesel-powered
Stationed at Fleet base West, HMAS Stirling
6 total sometimes only two crews

2

Canberra Class

Landing Helicopter Dock
Fleet Base East
Designed to carry up to 1600 soldiers by landing craft and helicopter
2 Total
Flagship of the RAN

3

Barracuda Class

Future submarine
French design
12 ordered to replace the 6 Collins

4

Hobart class

Australian air warfare destroyer
AEGIS integrated combat system
1x MH-60R Seahawk
2 Total
Fleet Base East

5

Anzac Class

Helicopter Frigates
8 Total
1x MH-60R Seahawk
Split between Fleet Base East and Fleet Base West

6

Adelaide Class

Guided Missile Frigate (primarily air defence)
1 Total (five retired from service)
2x MH-60R Seahawk
Fleet Base East

7

Armidale Class

Patrol Boat
HMAS Coonawarra
HMAS Cairns
13 in service

8

Huon Class

Minehunter
HMAS Waterhen
6 in service (two are in reserve)

9

Bay class
HMAS Choules

Landing ship dock
Fleet Base East
Amphibious assault

10

HMAS Sirius

Replenishment vessel
Originally an oil tanker but bought and converted

11

Leeuwin Class

Hydrographic survey

12

Paluma class

Hydrographic survey
Catamaran

13

Young endeavour

Non-commissioned youth ship

14

Cape class

patrol boat operated by the Australian Border Force

15

Training helicopter

EC-135 T2+
Made by Boeing
Replaces the squirrel and Kiowa training helicopters
15 Total
HMAS Albatross
Length: 5.87m
Height: 3.35m
Width: 1.56m
Maximum weight of 2910Kg
Speed: 155 knots
Crew: 2 pilots, 7 passengers
Operated by 723 squadron

16

MRH-90

Taipan
Multi-role helicopter
6 used by the Navy
40 used by the Army
808 Squadron
Nowra
Length: 16.13m
Height 5.23m
Max takeoff weight: 10,600Kg
Max speed: 300kph
Range: 800km
Crew: 2 pilots, 2 loadmasters
Performance: ceiling 20,000 ft
Rate of Climb: 8m/s
operated by 808 squadron

17

MH-60R

Romeo
Anti-Submarine/Anti-Surface/Search and rescue
Sikorsky/LHM
Speed: 180knots
Range: 453km
Crew: 1 pilot, 1 AvWO, 2 aircrew
Weapons: AGM-114 hellfire air-to-surface missiles
Mark 54 Anti-submarine torpedo
Operated by 816 and 725 squadrons