Momentous occasion for Alang as historic warship INS Viraat set for dismantling
This Centaur-class aircraft carrier of Indian Navy that remained in service for almost 30 years and holds the Guinness record for world's longest serving warship will be dismantled here at Alang, one of the largest shipbreaking yards globally.
Indian and Japanese navies kick-start 3-day mega exercise
It is the first military exercise between the two strategic partners after they sig...
Indian Navy ships, submarines to ensure helicopter evacuation of coronavirus affected crew, quarantine in compartments
The guidelines focus o...
PM Modi to inaugurate Chennai-Andaman & Nicobar submarine cable project on Monday
PM Modi on August 10 will inaugurate a Rs 1,224-crore subsea optical fibre cable system linking Chennai and Port Blair, which will boost landline and mobile broadband connectivity in the picturesque Andaman & Nicobar islands.
Physical distancing challenge onboard ships, submarines: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh
He also said that operational readiness is a priority. While explaining that the navy must prepare for the worst, some more focus areas will be large scale disinfection of public areas and preparing makeshift vehicles for medical support.
India, Australia to conduct 2-day naval exercise in Indian Ocean from Wednesday
The exercise comes in the midst of India's tense border row with China and in the backdrop of growing activities by the Chinese navy in the Indian Ocean Region.
Two women officers of the Indian Navy to operate helicopters from warships
The two are a part of a group of 17 officers of the Navy, including four women officers and three officers of the Indian Coast Guard, who were awarded 'Wings' on graduating as 'Observers' at a ceremony held today at INS Garuda, here, a Defence statement said.
Indian Navy to soon get world's best submarine hunter helicopter
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GRSE delivers 4th anti-submarine warfare corvette to Navy
Kavaratti was the last in the series of four anti- Submarine Warfare Corvettes (ASWC) built by Kolkata-based GRSE under Project 28, he said. The first three ships of the series -- INS Kamorta, INS Kadmatt and INS Kiltan -- were delivered earlier, and form an integral part of Eastern Fleet of the Indian Navy, the GRSE official said.
India may hold joint naval exercise with France, Australia
This gains significance given the current border tensions and recent aggressive deployments by the PLA Navy in the region, with analysts predicting that the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) will soon see a larger and dangerous Chinese presence.
India’s Rs 1.2 lakh crore nuclear submarine project closer to realisation
Nuclear attack submarines will give India a significant strike and area denial capability in the region.
National Investigation Agency arrests key ISI aide in Visakhapatnam espionage case
The case relates to an international espionage racket in which Pakistan-based spies recruited agents in India for collecting sensitive and classified information regarding locations/movements of Indian naval ships and submarines, and other defence establishments.
US adds 'low yield' nuclear weapon to its submarine arsenal
It is the first major addition to the strategic nuclear arsenal in recent decades and is a departure from the Obama administration's policy of lessening dependence on nuclear weapons in pursuit of a nuclear-free world. The Pentagon's top policy official asserted that the weapon makes Americans safer by making nuclear war less likely.
Chinese military calls US biggest threat to world peace after report on PLA's military ambition
The statement follows the Sept. 2 release of the annual Defense Department report to Congress on Chinese military developments and goals that it said would have "serious implications for U.S. national interests and the security of the international rules-based order."