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Duncan West

RIMPAC 2012: the aircraft and helicopters

As nations around the Pacific Rim descend upon Hawaii for the start of the exercise,, in partnership with, profile the naval aircraft and helicopters taking part in the exercise.

RIMPAC 2012: participating vessels by country

The biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise is the world’s largest international maritime exercise. Running from 29th June to 3rd August 2012, 42 ships, six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel from 22 separate nations are registered to participate.