Indian Navy on Friday successfully undertook the firing of BrahMos Land Attack Supersonic Cruise Missile from a ship today.
The 41 ships and submarines which are expected to join the Indian Navy are at various stages of building at different public sector shipyards, according to Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba.
Naval Investiture Ceremony, an annual event for the Indian Navy, was held at Command Parade Ground, Eastern Naval Command Visakhapatnam today, 20 April 2017.
Vice Admiral DM Deshpande AVSM, VSM, Controller of Warship Production and Acquisition (CWP&A), Indian Navy on Tuesday said the Indian Navy is working relentlessly towards transforming its ship building, aviation and underwater capabilities by building new generation vessels by leveraging the technology and research as force multipliers.
Faced with a critical shortage of underwater assets, the Navy is looking at alternate options to obtain more submarines at a fast pace in case plans to involve the private sector as strategic partners to manufacture vessels in India falters.
Discussions are on within the Indian Navy over the second aircraft carrier planned to be built in the country and it is likely to approach the government with a proposal in another two to three months, a senior Navy officer said on Tuesday.
The inordinate delay in firming up the much-awaited strategic partnership model by the government for roping in select private industry for defence production may adversely impact procurement of strategic assets for Indian Navy, a top Navy official said today.
As part of the Indian Navy’s Overseas Deployment (OSD) to the Mediterranean Sea and the West Coast of Africa, four warships, namely Indian Naval Ships Mumbai, Trishul, Tarkash and Aditya, arrived at Souda Bay, Greece for a three-day visit yesterday.
India has no knowledge of former navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav’s location in Pakistan or his condition, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Thursday and asserted that the government is making all efforts to get him back.
Pakistan said on Monday that a military court has sentenced to death former Indian navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav for allegedly spying and stoking violence in Balochistan