Indigenously-built ASW Corvette INS Kamorta inducted into Indian Navy

India`s first indigenously-built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette `INS Kamorta` was on Saturday inducted into the Indian Navy.

INS Sindhurakshak raised on pontoon in Mumbai dockyard

Ten months after it sank following an explosion killing all 18 personnel on board, the Russian- origin Kilo Class submarine INS Sindhurakshak has been brought out of water and rested on a pontoon in the naval dockyards in Mumbai.

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.

Robotic submarine completes 14th mission to locate missing jet

A robotic mini-submarine deployed to find the Malaysia Airlines plane today completed its 14th mission with still no sign of wreckage, even as the planned air and surface search was suspended due to inclement weather.

Robotic mini-sub on 2nd search mission to locate MH370 debris

The underwater drone being used to locate the crashed Malaysian jet`s wreckage was back in the waters scouring the seabed Wednesday after its first attempt ended prematurely due to challenging depths of the Indian Ocean.

China mulls deploying manned submersible to trace MH370

China is planning to deploy its indigenous deep sea manned submersible to locate the wreckage of the missing Malaysian airliner, even as searchers zeroed in an area of the remote Indian Ocean.

Sub joins MH370 hunt ahead of Malaysian PM visit to Perth

The protracted search for missing Flight MH370 was boosted Wednesday by the arrival of a British submarine in the Indian Ocean ahead of a visit to Australia by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.

PIL in SC for court-monitored probe in INS Sindhuratna tragedy

PIL was filed in Supreme Court seeking a court-monitored probe into the fire tragedy in submarine INS Sindhuratna and compensation of Rs 1 crore each for relatives of the two Navy officers who died.

Submarine mishap: FM says Defence Ministry should spend wisely

In the wake of recent submarine mishap, Chidambaram was questioned by an NSUI member claiming to be sister of one of victims over the provision of sufficient funds to the Defence Ministry.

Sindhuratna fire could have started in sailors` deck: Navy

The fire on board the submarine INS Sindhuratna could have started from the sailors` deck above the battery pit of the vessel, Navy said on Tuesday.

INS Sindhuratna fire: Navy officer Kapish Munwal cremated with full military honours

Lt Commander Kapish Muwal, who died in Sindhuratna submarine disaster, was cremated here with full military honours on Friday evening.

Sindhuratna fire: Cops register accidental death case

Police on Thursday registered a case of accidental death over the fire incident on board the submarine INS Sindhuratna in which two naval officers lost their lives.

Rs 200 cr contract for Sindhu Rakshak salvage given to US firm

Six months after the fire on submarine INS Sindhu Rakshak here, the salvage operation will finally begin with the Ministry of Defence signing a contract with an American firm.

Japan Navy admits losing USD 5 million submarine

Japan admitted today that its navy lost a USD 5 million unmanned submarine during a survey last year, with a nine-day search of the ocean floor yielding nothing.

One worker dies, 2 injured during maintenance work on INS Vagli

A conservancy worker died reportedly of asphyxiation and two others became unconscious while carrying out maintenance work in decommissioned submarine INS Vagli at the Chennai Port on Monday.

Vietnam receives first Russian-made submarine

A heavy lift vessel carrying Vietnam`s first Russian-made submarine arrived in Vietnam late Tuesday after one-and-a half-month voyage from Russia`s St. Petersburg city.

Sindhurakshak tragedy: 4 months on, Indian Navy divers still look for bodies

On August 14, a huge explosion rocked the Russian-made Kilo-class submarine, commissioned in 1997.

US sends new submarine-hunting jets to Japan amid East Asia tension

The deployment, planned before China last month established an air defense zone covering islands controlled by Japan and claimed by Beijing, includes six aircraft to be delivered to Kadena air base on Okinawa this month.

Soon, 5-person submarine to take tourists 2 miles under sea

A local submersible company Oceangate has collaborated with the University of Washington`s Applied Physics Laboratory, to construct a five-person submarine that would travel almost 2 miles below the ocean`s surface.

INS Sindhurakshak mishap: Navy fails to meet probe deadline

The Navy has failed to meet the four-week deadline of completing its inquiry into the INS Sindhurakshak mishap and has not yet issued a tender to salvage the submarine.