The long-delayed aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov will begin its final acceptance trials in Russia on Thursday.Jul 04, 2013, 15:28 PM IST
The much-awaited aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov, currently undergoing trials in Russia, is likely to be commissioned in Indian Navy by the end of next year, Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi said on Monday.Dec 03, 2012, 16:46 PM IST
The Russian-origin 44,500 tonne Kiev Class aircraft carrier, now rechristened INS Vikramaditya, was originally supposed to be delivered in 2008.Nov 26, 2012, 15:58 PM IST
Delivery schedule of Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov to Indian Navy has been delayed after it encountered engine malfunctions during trials.Oct 02, 2012, 19:46 PM IST
Sea trials of aircraft carrier
Admiral Gorshkov, which is getting a face-lift ahead of its induction in the Indian Navy.
Russia today said it will deliver the retrofitted aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov on time by 2012.May 04, 2010, 18:48 PM IST
Government today said the Navy is
inquiring into the conduct of Commodore Sukhjinder Singh, who
was posted as the in-charge of Admiral Gorshkov project in
A senior Indian Navy officer actively involved in the acquisition of the aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov is being probed for his alleged "linkage" with some Russians that could have resulted in the cost escalation of the projectApr 12, 2010, 22:27 PM IST
Government on Monday said it has
agreed to pay USD 2.33 billion as the revised cost of aircraft
carrier Admiral Gorshkov and the warship is expected to arrive
in India by December 2012.
India & Russia invigorated their time-tested partnership by signing a slew of pacts.Mar 13, 2010, 09:19 AM IST
India and Russia are to sign over a dozen agreements during Russian PM Vladimir Putin visit.Mar 12, 2010, 10:17 AM IST
India and Russia will be inking several
pacts ranging from defence to civil nuclear sectors worth over USD 10 bn during Vladamir Putin`s visit which will also see signing of the much-delayed agreement for Admiral Gorshkov`s cost.
After a 3-yr long renegotiation, fresh price of Admiral Gorshkov has been finalised at $2.35 bn.Mar 10, 2010, 22:30 PM IST
After the induction of MiG
29K maritime fighters on Friday, its pilots will have to wait
till 2012 for the Shore-based Test Facility to be ready
for their training for `arrested landing` on Admiral Gorshkov.
With the completion of protracted
talks between India and Russia to fix the cost of Admiral
Gorshkov aircraft carrier, the Navy on Saturday said it was waiting
for the government`s approval to the final price.
The price of aircraft carrier Gorshkov has been finally settled at USD 2.3 billion.Dec 17, 2009, 14:01 PM IST
Ending a year-long wait, the first
batch of MiG-29K naval fighter jets, purchased from Russia for
the Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier, arrived in Goa Friday evening, three years ahead of the warship.
India and Russia will sign a
framework agreement in civil nuclear field and three pacts in
defence sector during the three-day visit of Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh beginning on Sunday.
Calling Defence cooperation a "key
pillar" in Indo-Russian relations, PM Manmohan
Singh voiced confidence that two countries will
find "practical solutions" to the problems dogging the Admiral
Gorshkov aircraft carrier deal.
The Navy is all set to increase
its fleet strength by another 40 warships within the next
decade, taking its existing 130-warship fleet to a 170-warship