Indian Naval Landing Craft Utility L58 commissioned to Indian Navy at Port Blair

NEW DELHI: Indian Naval Landing Craft Utility (IN LCU) L-58, the 8th and the last ship under Project LCU Mark IV, delivered by the shipyard on 31 Dec 2020 was commissioned today at Port Blair in the august presence of Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AVSM, VSM. (CINCAN – Commander-in-Chief Andaman & Nicobar Command). The ceremony […]

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Indian Navy signs contract with Suryadipta Projects for 11 ACTCM barges

NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy has signed a contract with Suryadipta Projects to construct 11 ammunition-cum-torpedo-cum-missile (ACTCM) barges, said an official statement on Tuesday. A contract for construction & delivery of Eleven Ammunition Cum Torpedo Cum Missile (ACTCM) Barges has been concluded with M/s Suryadipta Projects Private Limited, Thane, an MSME on 05 March 2021. […]

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Indian Navy joins hands with IIT Delhi

NEW DELHI: Furthering the relationship between Indian Navy and IIT Delhi on research in underwater domain of Naval Electronic Systems, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed. The relationship dates back to 1970s and key technologies for Navy in the field of underwater electronics have been developed by the Centre for Applied Research in […]

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201 MoUs, product launches and technology transfers concluded at Aero India 2021

NEW DELHI: A total of 201 MoUs, product launches and technology transfers were concluded at the Bandhan ceremony held on the last day of Aero India 2021 at Yehalanka, Bengaluru on February 05, 2021. These included the formal handing over of the Advanced Light Helicopters MK-III to the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard (ICG), […]

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HAL hands over five ALHs Mk III to Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard

NEW DELHI: Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has handed over three Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH) Mk III to Indian Navy and two ALHs to Indian Coast Guard as part of its 16 ALHs contract during the ongoing Aero India 2021 at Air Force Station Yehalanka, Bengaluru on February 05, 2021. The helicopters were handed over by […]

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MiG-29K crash: Parts of aircraft located; one pilot still untraceable

NEW DELHI: Search and rescue teams of the Indian Navy located the turbo charger, fuel tank and some other parts of the MiG-29K fighter aircraft that had crashed into the Arabian Sea, but one of the two pilots remained untraceable, officials said on Sunday. The Indian Navy has deployed nine warships, 14 aircraft and a […]

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MiG-29K crashes in Arabian Sea, trainer pilot missing

NEW DELHI: Search operations continued on Friday for the commander of an Indian Navy MiG-29K trainer aircraft which took off from the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya and crashed into the Arabian Sea with two pilots onboard on Thursday evening, officials said. Of the two pilots onboard, the trainee pilot has been rescued while the trainer, […]

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Bihar born sub-lieutenant Shivangi becomes first woman pilot for Indian Navy

NEW DELHI: Sub-lieutenant Shivangi became the first woman pilot for the Indian Navy on Monday. Sub-lieutenant Shivangi who has done her schooling from DAV Public school, Muzzafarpur, Bihar, was formally commissioned by Vice Admiral AK Chawla, last June. She had joined the Indian Navy as SSC (Pilot) as part of 27 NOC course in Indian […]

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Indian Navy commissions sixth Dornier aircraft squadron

PORBANDAR: The Indian Navy commissioned its sixth Dornier aircraft squadron in strategically located Porbandar town of Gujarat on Friday, giving a fillip to coastal security near the sea border with Pakistan. The Indian Naval Air Squadron 314, called Raptors, which will operate with four newly-inducted, next generation Dornier aircraft, was commissioned by Deputy Chief of […]

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