Royal Australian Navy Adelaide Class Guided Missile Frigate HMAS MELBOURNE (FFG 05) at Brisbane 26 Jul 2019.
Built: 1992 4200tons loaded
Launched: 5 May 1989 Inservice: 15 Feb 1992
138.10 x 13.72 x 7.47 30 knots Crew: 221
Melbourne refuelling the Q class destroyer HMAS QUICKMATCH seen here following conversion to an A/S frigate. One of those occasions when the flying course and speed coincides with the replenishment course and speed.