July 28th was a very significant day for Teekay Australia. The team assumed operational control for the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) newest vessel, the Multi-role Aviation Training Vessel Sycamore. As part of this process, the Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett visited the vessel and met with the Teekay sea-staff.

Teekay Australia takes over MV Sycamore

Attached are photos of the day including the moment when Captain Whittaker, representing the Navy, formerly handed responsibility to ship’s Master, Lee Weldon.

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Source: Teekay