The Australian Navy Collins Class Submarine, Her Majestys Australian Ship (HMAS) RANKIN (SSK 78), enters Pearl Harbor for a port visit after completing exercises in the Pacific region. RANKIN is currently testing the deployment of women onboard Australian submarines after completing modifications to the boat. On December 12, 1992, the Minister for Defense Science and Personnel announced that women would be eligible for service in the Collins-class submarines after a Submarine Integration Study (SIS)