The Squadron would be commissioned by Vice Admiral Anil Chopra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval
The squadron, which would operate aircraft with
advanced sensors, long endurance and ability to provide
stand-off surveillance, will be controlled by Eastern Naval
Command and would be located at INS Parundu, strategically located straddling Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay, a Navy release
Chennai: The third Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
(UAV) squadron of the Indian Navy will be commissioned in the naval air station in Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.
First Published: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 08:31