Scorpene submarines

Submarine Kalvari to be inducted in July-August: Navy Chief

The first of the indigenous Scorpene submarines, Kalvari, is likely to be inducted in the Indian Navy by July-August, Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said on Wednesday.

May 31, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Second Kalvari class submarine Khanderi launched - Know how robust it is

Second Kalvari class submarine Khanderi launched - Know how robust it is

In 2005, India purchased six Scorpene submarines for USD 3 billion.

Jan 12, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Scorpene leak: DCNS moves Ausie court for injunction against 'The Australian'

Embattled French defence firm DCNS has approached the Supreme Court in Australia seeking an injunction against 'The Australian' from further publishing the leaked documents of India's Scorpene submarine project.

Aug 29, 2016, 00:38 AM IST
Scorpene data leak unintentional, navy will address all concerns: Parrikar

Scorpene data leak unintentional, navy will address all concerns: Parrikar

Parrikar said that he has instructed the navy to find out areas of concerns based on inputs and take appropriate steps to address it.

Aug 26, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
Scorpene submarines: Australian newspaper uploads new set of leaked ​documents on underwater warfare

Scorpene submarines: Australian newspaper uploads new set of leaked ​documents on underwater warfare

'The Australian' newspaper on Thursday uploaded a fresh tranche of leaked documents relating to six Scorpene submarines.

Aug 25, 2016, 22:59 PM IST
Navy takes up Scorpene leak issue with French government

Navy takes up Scorpene leak issue with French government

A day after reports that documents related to India's Scorpene submarine have been leaked, the Indian Navy on Thursday said the issue has been taken up with the French government, as a high-level committee set up by the Defence Ministry analyses the impact.

Aug 25, 2016, 22:15 PM IST
Secret data on Scorpene submarines leaked, Manohar Parrikar seeks report from Navy; France says it will cooperate with India

Secret data on Scorpene submarines leaked, Manohar Parrikar seeks report from Navy; France says it will cooperate with India

More than 22,000 pages of top secret data on the capabilities of six highly advanced submarines being built in Mumbai have been leaked.

Aug 24, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Leak of documents relating to Scorpene submarines serious matter: DCNS

Terming the leak of documents relating to India's Scorpene submarines as a "serious matter", French defence major DCNS on Wednesday said the issue is being thoroughly investigated by the French national authorities for defence security.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Leaked Scorpene papers won't affect stealth aspect: Indian Navy

The Indian Navy said on Wednesday the leaked documents on the Scorpene submarine not impact its stealth and operational capabilities as the details are "old" and that the vessel`s "signature" will be known only once it heads for the open sea.

Aug 24, 2016, 17:42 PM IST
Here's what Scorpene-class submarines leaked documents reveal

Here's what Scorpene-class submarines leaked documents reveal

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said documents relating to the French Scorpene submarine being built in the country appeared to have been hacked.

Aug 24, 2016, 16:29 PM IST

Leaked data, if genuine, may compromise Scorpene's stealth element: Former Navy chief

Stealth is considered the most important attribute of a submarine.

Aug 24, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

Centre must explain Scorpene submarines leak, says Congress

The Congress Party on Wednesday demanded a proper explanation from the government and swift punishment against culprits involved in the reported leak of sensitive data related to India`s Scorpene submarines.

Aug 24, 2016, 11:48 AM IST

Sensitive data on India's Scorpene submarines leaked

Variants of Scorpene submarines are also used by Malaysia and Chile with Brazil to join the club soon.

Aug 24, 2016, 04:01 AM IST

We have alternative for Finmeccanica's torpedos: Manohar Parrikar

Germany's Atlas Elektronik and France's F21 torpedoes are being considered.

May 28, 2016, 20:59 PM IST

Defence Committee Report on shipyards for P75-I Project this month

The high-level committee of the Defence Ministry, which will identify shipyards capable of building country's next six conventional submarines under a Rs 50,000-crore scheme, will submit its report by this month end.

Apr 16, 2015, 16:00 PM IST

Govt ignored Navy warning on dwindling submarine strength

The recent INS Sindhuratna mishap has brought to the fore a startling revelation that the Manmohan Singh-led Congress government had ignored the warning issued by the Indian Navy in 2010 that the country`s submarine fleet was depleting and was in a poor condition.

Mar 01, 2014, 09:28 AM IST

After Rafale jet, India eyes French submarine

After clinching Rs 99,000-crore deal to equip the Indian Air Force with Dassault Aviation’s Rafale fighters, the government is now eying to acquire next generation submarines manufactured by France.

Dec 05, 2012, 09:44 AM IST

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.

Jul 08, 2012, 09:23 AM IST

Delivery of Scorpene submarines delayed: Govt

The delivery of the 6 Scorpene submarines, has been revised and the first vessel will be ready by June 2015.

Mar 19, 2012, 17:39 PM IST

`Delay in Scorpene submarines will impact force levels`

The delivery of Scorpene submarines to the Indian Navy has been delayed by three years and this will impact on its force levels but corrective measures have already been taken, Parliament was informed Monday.

Apr 26, 2010, 17:34 PM IST