australia Fleet Review: 75th anniversary of RAN

Port Jackson, Sydney, Australia

04-oct-86    to    05-oct-86

The RAN 75th anniversary year started on 24 Jan 1986, with a Formation Entry into Sydney Harbour by six RAN Ships and one Submarine. Formal celebrations were in October.

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DatesRotary Wing Aircraft UnitModels
    04oct86 to 05oct86 AU 816 squadron Fleet Air Arm (RAN) wessex
    04oct86 to 05oct86 AU 817 squadron Fleet Air Arm (RAN) sea king

Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation

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Aircraft Carrier V STOL  Invincible class   Royal Navy R06 HMS Illustrious,
Destroyer  Spruance class   United States Naval Aviation DD-964 USS Paul F. Foster, United States Naval Aviation DD-972 USS Oldendorf,
Destroyer  Mackenzie class   Canadian Armed Forces DDE 262 HMCS Saskatchewan, Canadian Armed Forces DDE 263 HMCS Yukon, Canadian Armed Forces DDE 264 HMCS Qu Appelle,
Guided-Missile Frigate  Adelaide class   Royal Australian Navy FFG 01 HMAS Adelaide, Royal Australian Navy FFG 02 HMAS Canberra, Royal Australian Navy FFG 03 HMAS Sydney, Royal Australian Navy FFG 04 HMAS Darwin,
Frigate  Leander class   Royal New Zealand Navy F104 HMNZS Southland, Royal New Zealand Navy F421 HMNZS Canterbury,
Corvette  d'Estienne d'Orves class   French Navy F793 Commandant Blaison,
Command ship  Blue Ridge class   United States Naval Aviation LCC-19 USS Blue Ridge,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock  Modified Round Table class   Royal Australian Navy L50 HMAS Tobruk,
Support Ship  Durance class   Royal Australian Navy AOR 304 HMAS Success,
Support Ship  Stalwart class   Royal Australian Navy D215 HMAS Stalwart,

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