Tag: Ins Vikramaditya

INS Vikramaditya in anchorage
From Vikramaditya to Vikrant, flight of India's aircraft carriers

As India joined a select group of small countries, that have the potential to indigenously design and build aircraft carriers, let's have a look at India's past and present aircraft carriers which have served the country effectively.

  • Saturday, 03 September 2022
India's First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Begins Another Phase Of Sea Trials
India's First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Begins Another Phase Of Sea Trials

The warship has been built at a cost of around Rs 23,000 crore and its construction propelled India into a select group of countries having capabilities to build state-of-the-art aircraft carriers.

  • Sunday, 09 January 2022
INS Vikramaditya
Fire On Board INS Vikramaditya, All Personnel Safe: Navy

There was a minor fire on board India's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya on Saturday morning, a Navy spokesperson said.

  • Saturday, 08 May 2021
INS Vikramaditya catches fire, naval officer dies

New Delhi: An Indian Navy officer died on Friday while trying to put out a fire on INS Vikramaditya when the ship was entering the Karwar harbour in Karnataka, the government said. Lt Cdr D.S. Chauhan, who was leading the firefighting efforts, suffered loss of consciousness owing to smoke and fumes, an official note released […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Any misadventure by anyone will be met with all force: Navy

New Delhi: The Indian Navy on Saturday said it is on high alert and prepared to defeat and deter any seaborne threat with full force. Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff Murlidhar Pawar said that coastal security measures have been stepped up and forces are keeping a tight vigil to thwart any misadventure by anyone. […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
India Deploys Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya In Arabian Sea Amid China-Pak Naval Drill

New Delhi: India has deployed its aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in the Arabian Sea at a time China and Pakistan are holding a nine-day mega naval exercise in the region, a move seen as New Delhi sending a clear signal to its two neighbours. Top officials of the Naval headquarters were on board the aircraft […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021