According to sources, the test was conducted on March 31 from Arihant in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was fired from around 20 metres under water, and covered a distance of 700 km before hitting the target.Apr 13, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
Indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant, which was not featured at the International Fleet Review held recently, is now ready for full-fledged operations.Feb 23, 2016, 11:33 AM IST
Rear Admiral Sanjay Mahindru on Friday took charge as the Flag Officer Submarines as the Navy carried out senior level changes in its ranks.Sep 25, 2015, 19:41 PM IST
Moving towards completing its nuclear triad, India will activate the atomic reactor on-board the indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant in the "next two to three weeks" paving way for its operational deployment by the Navy soon.May 05, 2013, 00:10 AM IST
Indigenously-developed nuclear-powered submarine INS Arihant will begin sea trials in "some months from now".Dec 02, 2011, 19:36 PM IST
Once inducted, India can deliver strategic nuke weapons from land, air and undersea.Dec 02, 2010, 17:50 PM IST
India`s first indigenous
nuclear submarine, INS Arihant, will be inducted into the Navy
fleet in two years.
India`s nuclear submarine INS Arihant, launched on July 26, does not have a "working nuclear reactor" yet, says a nuclear scientist familiar with the project almost since its start.Aug 13, 2009, 14:11 PM IST
Pakistan on Monday termed the induction of an indigenously-built nuclear-powered submarine by India as a "destabilising step" and said it
was capable of defending itself in the face of all such regional challenges.
PM Manmohan Singh said that India does not have any aggressive designs nor does it seek to threaten anyone but has to take all measures necessary to safeguard the county.Jul 26, 2009, 16:35 PM IST