The responsibility of the Navy has been steadily growing along with India’s expanding maritime interests, said Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba.
The New Look Strategic Partnership Policy document on Defence Manufacturing, likely to be released anytime soon, will encourage competition and fulfill the objective of turning India into a global defence manufacturing hub in line with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Make in India initiative.
Indian Navy’s second expedition to Mount Everest was flagged off by Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM, AVSM, ADC Chief of the Naval Staff on March 23.
Much of the focus of Aero India 2017 was on the navy’s fighter requirement following the abject failure of the MiG-29K and the abandonment of Tejas.
The critical shortage of helicopters has emerged as the most alarming operational gap in the Navy, even more than submarines
The BrahMos supersonic cruise missile will be mounted in submarines’ torpedo launchers and on Russia’s fifth-generation T-50 PAK FA fighter jet
The Indian Navy is planning to induct two scorpene class submarines this year. It will also launch the third one into the waters.
In order to build dedicated jetties for parking ships and submarines on ports across Gujarat, both the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard will be signing MoUs worth over Rs 1,000 crore with the Gujarat government. This is the biggest quantum of MoUs to be signed by these two defence arms in the Vibrant summits […]