Indian Navy planning to build six nuclear attack submarines: Navy to Parliamentary panel
The Indian Navy had planned to build six nuclear attack submarines along with the Arihant Class SSBNs which are nuclear-powered submarines equipped with nuclear missiles. The nuclear attack submarines are also planned to be built indigenously in partnership with private sector industries.
Second deadly Scorpene submarine to be commissioned this month after some delay
The long-delayed 1,565-tonne submarine INS Khanderi is commis...
India's 2nd Scorpene-class submarine to be commissioned on September 28
India's second Scorpene-class attack submarine INS Khanderi will be c...
Along with P-75 India, our offer for three additional Scorpene submarines is still on table: French Naval Group chairman
Indian defence PSU Mazagon Dockyards Limited and the French Naval Group have been jointly building the Scorpene-class submarines at Mumbai after the contract was signed in 2005 between the two sides.
INS Khanderi boosts India's maritime combat lethality
As per the Indian Navy, the INS Khanderi is one of the most potent platforms to have been constructed in India that can compare with the best in the world.
With additions like INS Khanderi, we're capable of giving Pakistan much bigger blow: Rajnath Singh
Lauding the name given to the Kalvari-class submarine, Rajnath said, "The name Khanderi is inspired by the dreaded 'Sword Tooth Fish,' a deadly fish known to hunt whilst swimming close to the bottom of the ocean."
Rajnath Singh commissions INS Khanderi attack submarine
The Defence Minister also commissioned the first of India's P-17 Shivalik-class frigate Nilgiri and the aircraft carrier drydock into the Indian Navy during the ceremony.
2nd Scorpene-class submarine 'Khanderi' to be commissioned on September 28
He said with the commissioning of 'Khanderi' and launch of 'Nilgiri', the combat potential of Navy will "go up many fold".
INS VELA submarine to be launched for trials on Monday
The INS Vela is the fourth of the six submarines of Scorpene class that has completed its out fittings at Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) Mumbai.
Indian Navy to name 7th frigate in P17A series as 'Mahendragiri'
The commissioning of 'Khanderi', launch of 'Nilgiri' and inauguration of an aircraft carrier drydock are all scheduled to take place on September 28 in Mumbai.
Forces stay on high alert, India deploys Scorpene Submarine
Officials said the ‘limited movement’ of some Indian troop formations along the International Border was an interim and precautionary step.
Defence Ministry to discuss proposal on acquiring torpedoes for nuclear submarine
At the moment, the Kalvari class and the INS Arihant are relying on the old torpedoes in the naval inventory for operations.
INS Kalvari to be commissioned this month
Kalvari is likely to be commissioned this month after extensive sea trials, said Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, Flag Officer Commanding of the Western Naval Command.
Defence Ministry issues Rs 2000 crore tender for critical heavyweight torpedoes for submarines
"The tender for acquiring around 100 heavyweight torpedoes for the submarines for the Indian Navy was issued 10 days ago by the Defence Ministry," Defence Ministry sources told ANI.
INS Kalvari prime example of Make in India, says PM Narendra Modi
PM Narendra Modi says submarine will add to the strength of Navy and is an example of the growing strategic partnership between India and France.
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