Indian Navy pilots to train in Russia for Gorshkov operations

Preparing to induct Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier, the Indian Navy has sent a batch of ten pilots to Russia for training to land and take-off fighter aircraft from the 44,500 tonne warship.

INS Vikramaditya completes trials in Russia: Report

A report said on Tuesday that aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya has, finally, completed all its trials in Russia.

Warship Admiral Gorshkov to be handed over to Navy in November

The long-delayed aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov is planned to be handed over to the Indian Navy around mid-November in Russia.

Defence secretary to visit Russia next week

Progress made in Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier project and pricing of fifth generation fighter aircraft project will be discussed during Defence Secretary Radha Krishna Mathur`s visit to Moscow.

Admiral Gorshkov achieves key milestone in sea trials

The long-delayed aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov achieved a significant milestone when it achieved its top speed of over 30 knots during sea trials in Russia last week.

India unlikely to fine Russia for delay in warship delivery

India is unlikely to bill Russia for the delay in the delivery of the refitted aircraft carrier Vikramaditya caused by engine problems last year, said Viktor Komardin.

Russia shouldn`t interfere in India`s affairs: Anti-KNPP activist

Russia should fulfill its part of nuclear and defence deals promptly it if feels India should be strong and not comment on protests, an anti-nuclear activist said here Saturday.

India to take up Gorshkov issue with Putin in `big way`

The delay in the handing over of aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov will be taken up in a "big way" during Russian President Vladimir Putin`s visit.

Delays in Gorshkov deal impeding Navy’s modernisation plans

The Indian Navy will have to wait for another year before the Gorshkov aircraft carrier gets delivered in the last quarter of 2013.

‘Gorshkov to be delivered towards end of 2013’

Aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov will be handed over towards the end of next year, Russia said on Wednesday.

Penalty of Rs 600 cr may be imposed for Gorshkov delay

Ahead of Defence Minister-level talks with Russia, India on Monday warned that it could impose a penalty of up to Rs 600 crore for the delay in handing over of aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov.

Navy team to visit Russia to monitor Gorshkov`s progress

Indian Navy team is scheduled to visit Russia in the next few days to monitor the progress of work on the warship.

Arrival of aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov further delayed

The delivery of Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov to Indian Navy has been further hit due to malfunctioning of the warship`s engines.

INS Vikramaditya trial malfunctions to delay handover to India

The Vikramaditya, formerly the Russian Navy`s Admiral Gorshkov, is to be handed over to India after ongoing sea trials following a much-delayed refit.

Navy plans Rs 10,000 cr expansion of Karwar base

Navy plans to deploy the Admiral Gorshkov, Scorpene submarines and other surface ships at the base after completion of over Rs 10,000 crore project.

Aviation trials of Admiral Gorshkov to begin in July

Fighter aircraft will start taking off from Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier next month.

‘Vikramaditya’ starts sea trials

Ahead of its expected delivery by year end, Indian Navy`s Russian built aircraft carrier Vikramaditya commenced sea trials in the White Sea.

Admiral Gorshkov`s sea trials postponed

Sea trials of the Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier, which is being overhauled for the Indian navy in Russia, have been postponed until beginning of June, the Sevmash shipyard said.

MIG crashes: Parl panel voices concern

Members of a parliamentary panel cutting across party lines on Tuesday expressed serious concern over crashes involving MiG aircraft.

`India to get Admiral Gorshkov, nuke sub next yr`

India will get aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov and nuclear submarine INS Arihant next year providing a much needed boost to country`s naval capabilities.