14 Dec 2011

Frigate coming home

8:39 am on 14 December 2011

HMNZS Te Kaha is due to return to New Zealand on Wednesday after taking part in a military exercise in South East Asia.

The combined air defence and maritime exercise was part of a Five Power defence arrangement, involving New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore and the United Kingdom.

The frigate has been away for three months. Friends and family will be at Devonport Naval base at 3pm to welcome the crew home.