HendersonASMD Programme departed BAE Systems Henderson Shipyard following completion of Anti-Ship Missile Defence upgrade, which indluded new midship mast for the CEA Phased Array Radar and preparing for MRH-90 operations.
departed Fleet Base West for 6 month Pacific deployment, which included participation in RIMPAC exercises. Returned 21 Sep.
departed Fleet Base West for 4 month South East Asia deployment
deployed to Middle East and Gulf for 9 months on Operation Manitou and returned to Fleet Base West on 14 July 2019.
N Bali BasinScene of search Transit of Lombok Strait to search for missing Indonesia submarine KRI Nanggala, and join with HMAS Sirius which is due to arrive on 26/27 Apr.