Dhruv chopper likely to be deployed on-board INS Vikramaditya

Indigenously-built Dhruv helicopter is likely to be deployed on country`s largest warship Russian-origin aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya for carrying out the role of detecting hostile submarines.
Indigenously-built Dhruv helicopter is likely to be deployed on country`s largest warship Russian-origin aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya for carrying out the role of detecting hostile submarines.

PM Narendra Modi dedicates INS Vikramaditya to nation, calls it historic

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday dedicated to the nation INS Vikramaditya, India`s largest and most powerful aircraft carrier, marking his first visit to a military facility after assuming office. He called it a "giant step in India`s naval prowess".

PM Narendra Modi warns of ‘bitter medicine’ for ailing Indian economy

Hitting hard the previous UPA government for pushing the Indian economy into shambles, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday warned of taking some bold decisions, ahead of the commencement of Budget Session of Parliament, to improve country`s economy adding that it may not go down well with some sections.

100,000 eggs consumed on INS Vikramaditya every month

The 20-storey tall INS Vikramaditya, which was visited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday, is practically a floating city, with a staggering 100,000 eggs and 20,000 litres of milk being consumed a month.

INS Vikramaditya dedicated to nation: As it happened

Narendra Modi`s chopper lands on INS Vikramaditya. The PM will spend around four hours on the aircraft carrier and witness the prowess of the naval aircraft including MiG 29K, displaying operational capabilities on the Indian Navy`s largest and most powerful warship.

Heightened security for PM Modi`s INS Vikramaditya trip

Warships, combat aircraft and surveillance planes have been deployed by the Navy as it is leaving no stone unturned to provide fool-proof security to Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will be on a visit here on Saturday.

Narendra Modi to sail on aircraft carrier Vikramaditya Saturday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to sail on country`s largest warship and aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya off the coast of Goa in the Arabian Sea on Saturday, his first visit after assuming office last month.

Prime Minister to sail on INS Vikramaditya on June 14

In his maiden visit to a defence establishment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will sail on INS Vikramaditya, the largest warship of the Indian Navy, off the coast of Goa on June 14.

PM Narendra Modi to sail on board INS Vikramaditya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will sail on INS Vikramaditya, the largest warship of the Indian Navy, off the coast of Goa on June 14.

MiG 29K naval combat aircraft suffers damage on INS Vikramaditya

A MiG 29K naval combat aircraft has suffered damage while landing on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya during operations in Arabian Sea off the coast of Goa, a Navy official said on Thursday.

INS Vikramaditya is operationally deployed: Navy Chief

India`s largest warship -- aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, is "operationally deployed" along with its fleet of MiG 29K combat aircraft, Navy chief Admiral Robin Dhowan said here Wednesday.

Antony asks Navy chief about Vikramaditya incident

AK Antony asked Navy to give a clear picture about reports that its largest warship INS Vikramaditya had suffered glitches during its voyage from Russia to India.

India operates two aircraft carriers after 20 years

India is operating two aircraft carriers in its maritime zone with the arrival of its largest warship INS Vikramaditya in the Arabian Sea where it is now operating with INS Viraat.

India`s biggest aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya reaches Indian Ocean

The much-awaited and long-delayed India`s biggest aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya after being acquired from Russia has finally arrived in the Arabian Sea after a long voyage.

President releases stamp on INS Vikramaditya

President Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday released a postal stamp and First Day cover on INS Vikramaditya, the aircraft carrier that was commissioned in the Navy last month.

INS Vikramaditya begins journey home to Karwar

India’s newest pride INS Vikramaditya has started on its journey home from the Russian town Severodvinsk – after a nine year refit programme.

Follow safety norms, AK Antony tells Navy brass

Defence Minister AK Antony flagged the need for safety norms for naval vessels, and told commanders that "Standard Operating Procedures" for them must be followed strictly.

INS Vikramaditya may have been snooped by NATO allies

Aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya may have been snooped by a surveillance aircraft belonging to one of the NATO countries when it was undergoing sea trials in Russia.

India, Russia discuss issues related to aircraft, tank deals

Against the backdrop of issues over the work share in the over Rs 1.2 lakh crore fifth generation fighter aircraft project with Russia, India on Monday said both the sides must give their best for execution of the "significant" programme.

Can India afford to run INS Vikramaditya, asks Pak daily

The commissioning of aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya into the Indian Navy from Russia shows how addicted the Indian establishment is to outmoded thinking, a Pakistani daily said in an editorial Monday.