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INS Viraat: The end of a voyage

INS Viraat: The end of a voyage

It was the summer of 1986 when the Indian Navy was abuzz with excitement, waiting for the arrival of INS Viraat, India’s second aircraft carrier, which would radically alter the Navy’s operational paradigms.

World’s Oldest-Serving Warship, INS Viraat, Will Soon Sail Into the Waters of History

World’s Oldest-Serving Warship, INS Viraat, Will Soon Sail Into the Waters of History

She spent almost seven years at sea in her 30 years of service with the Indian Navy and has covered the globe 27 times. And now, INS Viraat is all set to be decommissioned on March 6.

China building third aircraft carrier to protect ‘overseas interests’

China building third aircraft carrier to protect ‘overseas interests’

China is building a third aircraft carrier based on American models as it seeks to fortify its claims in the disputed South China Sea+ and dominate the larger Indian Ocean region to realise its blue water aspirations.

China building third aircraft carrier based on American models

China building third aircraft carrier based on American models

China is building a third aircraft carrier based on American models as it seeks to fortify its claims in the disputed South China Sea and dominate the larger Indian Ocean region to realise its blue water aspirations.

China tests aircraft carrier’s capabilities on latest mission

China’s first aircraft carrier formation which moved close to Taiwan and conducted drills in the disputed South China