Watching the Seas: A Boeing P-8I landing at the Naval Air Station Rajali near Chennai
It has already inducted eight aircraft, and placed orders for four more
The Indian Navy is considering the acquisition of more Boeing P-8I aircraft for surveillance and Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW), according to Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba.
In an interview to
by Ajit Kumar Dubey
The Indian Navy has one operational aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya (pictured above), while INS Vikrant is under construction
The Indian Navy is moving ahead with a big-ticket proposal for acquiring its third aircraft carrier which is expected to cost around Rs 1.6 lakh crore along with the additional component of 57 fighter
Visakhapatnam: The Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) is in talks with a Russian shipbuilding firm for executing Medium Refit and Life Certification (MRLC) of a Russian EKM Class submarine now with the Indian Navy that could be worth about Rs 1,000 crore.
If HSL manages to bag the contract, the task of refitting the Russian submarine will begin this
The frigate was named after the city of Rizhao in Shandong Province
DALIAN: A new missile frigate, named Rizhao, was commissioned by the People's Liberation Army Navy on Friday in a naval port in China's Dalian.
Rizhao is a 140-metre-long and 16-metre-wide missile frigate designed and made by China. Its displacement is more than 4,000 tonnes,
Israel-based DSIT Solutions and Tata Power SED are set to jointly deliver 78 units of the PointShield portable diver detection sonar (PDDS) to the Indian Navy under a procurement program known as ‘Buy Make India’.
The procurement initiative will see some of the sonars supplied directly by DSIT, while the remaining units will be developed by TATA
INS Kamorta is the first of four anti-submarine Kamorta-class stealth corvettes built for the Indian Navy by defence shipyard Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE)
Indigenous capability in the development and manufacturing of the warships and its weapons is an important step towards self reliance, says officials
by Amrita Nair-Ghaswalla
NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy is considering the acquisition of more Boeing P-8I aircraft for surveillance and Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW), according to Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba.
In an interview to the magazine 'India Strategic', Admiral Lanba said that air surveillance capability is an important subset of naval operations and that while the