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In A First, Two Indian Navy Women Officers To Join Warships Crew

New Delhi: Heralding yet another first in the history of Indian naval aviation, two women officers have been selected to join as “Observers” (Airborne Tacticians) in the helicopter stream. Lieutenant Kumudini Tyagi and Sub Lieutenant Riti Singh will be the first women officers in the Indian Navy to embark on Navy warships as part of […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
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Indian Navy Exercises With Russia, 'Quad' Countries

New Delhi: The Indian Navy has conducted exercises with Russia and ‘Quad’ countries – an informal security forum comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia – in a message to China on getting a wider footprint in the Indo-Pacific region. The Indo-Pacific region is seen from the west coast of India to the US. The […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Indian, Sri Lankan Navies To Carry Joint Exercise To Enhance Inter-Operability
Indian, Sri Lankan Navies To Carry Joint Exercise To Enhance Inter-Operability

New Delhi: The Indian and Sri Lankan navies will carry out a three day joint exercise off Trincomalee on the northeast coast of Sri Lanka, to enhance inter-operability and improve mutual understanding. The eighth edition of bilateral maritime exercise “SLINEX” is scheduled off Trincomalee from October 19 to October 21, and is being conducted in […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Indigenously-Built Anti-Submarine Warship INS Kavaratti Commissioned In Indian Navy
Indigenously-Built Anti-Submarine Warship INS Kavaratti Commissioned In Indian Navy

New Delhi: Indian Army chief, Gen. Manoj Mukund Naravane on Thursday commissioned INS Kavaratti, the last of four indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes, at the Naval Dockyard in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam. “The commissioning of INS Kavaratti marks yet another significant step in securing our country’s maritime goals. I congratulate and extend my best wishes […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Indian Navy's First Batch Of Women Pilots Ready For Maritime Reconnaissance Mission On Dornier Aircraft
Indian Navy's First Batch Of Women Pilots Ready For Maritime Reconnaissance Mission On Dornier Aircraft

Kochi: Scripting a new chapter, the Indian Navy has got ready its first batch of three women pilots for Maritime Reconnaissance (MR) missions on Dornier aircraft. Lieutenant Divya Sharma, Lt Shubhangi Swaroop and Lt Shivangi are now ready to take on all MR missions on Dornier aircraft, a Defence spokesman said on Thursday. They have […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
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India, Australia, Japan, US All Set For 2nd Phase Of Malabar Naval Exercise With Aircraft Carriers

New Delhi: India, Australia, Japan and the US are all set for the second phase of the Malabar naval exercise with aircraft carriers battle groups in Northern Arabian Sea from Tuesday. It is the second phase of Malabar exercise in the Indian Ocean Region. The exercise will commence from November 17 and continue till November […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
2nd Phase Of Malabar Naval Exercise Begins In Northern Arabian Sea
2nd Phase Of Malabar Naval Exercise Begins In Northern Arabian Sea

New Delhi: The navies of India, Australia, Japan and the US began the second phase of the Malabar naval exercise in the northern Arabian Sea on Tuesday involving two aircraft carriers and a number of frontline warships, submarines and maritime reconnaissance aircraft. The major highlight of the four-day exercise is participation of Indian Navy’s Vikramaditya […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
2nd Phase Of Malabar Naval Exercise Concludes In Arabian Sea
2nd Phase Of Malabar Naval Exercise Concludes In Arabian Sea

New Delhi: The navies of India, Australia, Japan and the US concluded the second phase of the Malabar naval exercise in the Arabian Sea on Friday. The naval exercise involved two aircraft carriers and a number of frontline warships, submarines and maritime aircraft. While the first phase of the 24th edition of the Malabar exercise […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
India, Singapore, Thailand Naval Forces Engaged In Trilateral Maritime Exercise SITMEX-20
India, Singapore, Thailand Naval Forces Engaged In Trilateral Maritime Exercise SITMEX-20

New Delhi: Indian Navy along with Naval forces of Singapore, and Thailand is engaged in a trilateral maritime exercise ‘SITMEX-20’ in the Andaman Sea. With this exercise, India aims to strengthen mutual confidence and develop common understanding and procedures towards enhancing overall maritime security in the region. As part of the second edition of the […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
9 Warships, 14 Planes Deployed To Search Missing MiG-29K Pilot: Navy
9 Warships, 14 Planes Deployed To Search Missing MiG-29K Pilot: Navy

Panaji: Nine warships, 14 aircraft as well as Indian Navy fast interceptor craft have been deployed to trace the missing pilot of a MiG-29K trainer aircraft which ditched mid-sea off Goa on November 26, the Indian Navy said on Sunday. The Navy statement also said that some debris of the crashed fighter jet was recovered […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Indian Navy Test-Fires Anti-Ship Version Of BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile
Indian Navy Test-Fires Anti-Ship Version Of BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile

New Delhi: India on Tuesday test-fired the anti-ship version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands territory. The test firing was carried out by the Indian Navy. The missile performed highly complex manoeuvres and hit the bull’s-eye. “BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile in Anti-Ship mode was successfully test-fired today at 9 […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
MiG-29K Crash: Aircraft Wreckage With A Body Found After 11 Days In Arabian Sea
MiG-29K Crash: Aircraft Wreckage With A Body Found After 11 Days In Arabian Sea

Mumbai: After 11 days of hectic search and rescue operations, the Indian Navy has recovered the wreckage of the ill-fated MiG-29K aircraft along with a body. The body was recovered by the rescue teams of the navy near the site of the crash. The body is believed to be that of pilot Commander Nishant Singh, […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Drop In Drugs Smuggling, Piracy, Robbery In Indian Ocean In Dec: Indian Navy
Drop In Drugs Smuggling, Piracy, Robbery In Indian Ocean In Dec: Indian Navy

New Delhi: A total of 215 maritime incidents like contraband smuggling, piracy, armed robbery, irregular human migration and illegal unregulated fishing were reported in the Indian Ocean Region in December 2020, the Indian Navy said. The Information Fusion Centre (IFC) for the Indian Ocean Region under the Indian Navy monitors maritime incidents and it works […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Rafael, BDL To Jointly Induct Anti-Torpedo Defence System For Indian Navy

Bengaluru: Israeli defence technology company Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) are teaming up for joint induction of an anti-torpedo defence system called ‘SHADE’ for the Indian Navy. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for this will be signed by Rafael’s Corporate Regional Director for India, Eli Hefets and Director (Technical), BDL, N […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Indian Navy Employed The Maximum Percentage Women Among Three Services
Indian Navy Employed The Maximum Percentage Women Among Three Services

New Delhi: The Indian Navy has the maximum percentage of women in its workforce among the three services at 6.5 per cent, according to details provided by the government in Rajya Sabha on Monday. The percentage of women in the Army and the Indian Air Force is 0.56 and 1.08 respectively. In a written reply […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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