Australian, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Defence Forces Involve in Operation RENDER SAFE

first_img View post tag: New Australian, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Defence Forces Involve in Operation RENDER SAFE View post tag: and Share this article View post tag: Naval View post tag: Papua View post tag: RENDER View post tag: forces More than 150 personnel from the Australian, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Defence Forces are involved in Operation RENDER SAFE 2011. The ADF‘s enduring peace-time mission is being conducted over the period 18 October to 4 November in Rabaul, Papua New Guinea.The task is to identify, assess and make safe unexploded World War II ordnance. Operation RENDER SAFE 2011 will also involve a tasking to clear unexploded ordnance (UXO) from the Kokoda Track.Operation RENDER SAFE is bolstered by maritime assets HMA Ships Gascoyne and Diamantina and HMNZ Ships Resolution and Wellington, providing important underwater surveying capability.Cooperation between the three participating nations will provide a great service to the people of Rabaul as well as provide Defence personnel with an opportunity to work side-by-side, whilst continuing to enhance skills in rendering unexploded ordnance safe.[mappress]Source: navy, October 26, 2011 View post tag: Defence View post tag: Australian View post tag: operationcenter_img View post tag: 2011 October 26, 2011 View post tag: Navy Back to overview,Home naval-today Australian, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Defence Forces Involve in Operation RENDER SAFE View post tag: in View post tag: Involve View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Safe View post tag: Zealand View post tag: Guinealast_img read more