New Zealand Embassy Seoul, South Korea

HMNZS Endeavour: Connecting the Korea and New Zealand Navies

HMNZS Endeavour simultaneously refuelling HMNZS Te Kaha (left) and ROKS Choi Young (right). (Photo courtesy of the Royal New Zealand Navy)

The accompanying photograph uniquely captures one of the modern connections between New Zealand and the Republic of Korea.  The tanker HMNZS Endeavour, of the Royal New Zealand Navy, is shown here simultaneously refuelling both HMNZS Te Kaha (left) and South Korean Destroyer ROKS Choi Young (right) during the 2012 RIMPAC Exercise. HMNZS Endeavour was built in Korea.



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