'Chennai-Andaman submarine cable system project to be completed by 2020'
NEC Corporation, the parent company of NECTI, will manufacture the optical submarine cable at its facility in Japan and provide technical assistance during the turnkey implementation, Atushi Kuwahara, Head of Administration, Submarine Network Division, NEC Corporation told PTI in Tokyo.
India to test-fire 3,500 km range K-4 nuclear missile
The missile system is being developed by DRDO for the Arihant class nuclear submarines ...
Speed up delivery of S-400 missiles, India to tell Russia
India wants Russia to speed up the delivery schedule of the advanced S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile system. The faster delivery of the five squadrons of S-400, under the $5.43 billion deal inked in October 2018, will be discussed in the 19th India-Russia intergovernmental commission on military and military technical cooperation.
New Russian submarine test fires intercontinental missile for first time
The Knyaz Vladimir submarine is the first upgraded 955A model to be produced in the Borei class of Russian nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines, and it launched a Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time.
Russian nuclear submarine aborts ballistic missile test
Russia's nuclear submarine, K-44 Ryazan, was meant to launch two R-29R ballistic missiles from the Sea of Okhotsk on October 17, but fired only one successfully with the other remaining in its tube onboard the submarine.
DRDO's AIP system gets boost with the operation of land-based prototype
The DRDO programme to build a fuel cell-based Air Independent Propulsion (AIP) system for Indian Naval Submarines crossed several milestones in technology maturity as the operation of the land-based prototype engineered to the form-and-fit of a submarine was conducted at the Naval Materials Research Laboratory in Ambernath, Maharashtra on Wednesday.
Navy to merge functions of workforce to tide over crisis
The re-orientation is proposed as the force is acquiring systems with super-special technologies equipped on platforms, including new ships, frigates & submarines. Sources say, the proposal was discussed at length at the Navy Commander's Conference.
Elon Musk in trouble? Tesla boss's plea to dismiss defamation suit over 'pedo guy' tweet dismissed
Musk is accused of falsely branding Unsworth a paedophile and child rapist.
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.
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."
Is China planning to use military force?
Chang, founder of KanwaAsian Defence, says that China's primary military target is Taiwan, although it would hesitate to open a two-front war while still smarting from the trade war. China is also unsure of India's military response.
INS multi-role chopper project assumes urgency, after China displays Z-20
India will need to speed up the process to acquire Naval Multi-Role Helicopters for its Navy to deal with security challenges in the Indian Ocean Region, especially since China displayed its indigenously developed Z-20 choppers earlier this October.
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.
Sweden out, South Korea in for Rs 45,000 crore submarine project
South Korean company Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering was extended a late invitation to place technical bids for the contract last month.
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