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Hey everyone with today being ANZAC Day in aussie i thought some people might find whats below intresting ...and the photo attached oh yeah i rememeber doing that!!
Australian Special Operations Forces
Clearance Diving Teams
The Royal Australian Navy has two fully operational CDTs which incorporate local…Continue
Posted on April 25, 2010 at 6:00am
slipping into the dark, oily waters of a polluted harbour and feeling one’s way round live sea-mines in the silt at the bottom might not be everybody’s idea of a great time. But for the men of the RAN’s Clearance Diving Team Three, or AUSCDT Three, this was just the job they had been training to do, in many cases for years. In Iraq in 2003, they got their chance.
Posted on April 24, 2010 at 11:07am
Posted on March 30, 2010 at 5:12am
Thought some people might be interested to read about this - its taken from a local TV program that covered the issue last week.
Some people REALLY need to pull their heads in about wrecks - esp ex RAN Ones - if they kick up too much of a stink other states will be getting the next ships and when the current FFG HMAS Sydney is scraped i would prefer personally to see her on the bottom ageing gracefully then under the scrap mans torch somewhere near her home port (like HMAS Brisbane)…Continue
Posted on March 15, 2010 at 3:46am