In another blow to the Indian Navy, a Torpedo Recovery Vessel sunk off the Visakhapatnam coast on Thursday evening.
Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral RK Dhowan, will be on a four-day visit to Seychelles beginning Friday during which he will hand over the second Indian Fast Attack Craft (FAC) to the government there.
New Delhi: Indian Navy Chief RK Dhowan on Sunday left for a five-day visit to Kenya in a bid to consolidate defence relations with the African Indian Ocean Region country.
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral DK Joshi on Sunday arrived in Sri Lanka to attend an international maritime security meet.
Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi, an anti-submarine warfare specialist, took over as the new Navy Chief on Friday.
Admiral Verma is retiring as the Navy Chief on August 31 and will be succeeded by Navy Chief-designate and Western Navy Commander Vice Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi.
The aircraft is the trainer version of the MiG-29K that the Indian Navy fleet will operate from the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya (erstwhile Admiral Gorshkov) when it joins the fleet in 2013.
Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma
Wednesday asked his commanders to maintain a high state of
preparedness as the force`s role in fighting terrorism and
piracy would grow.
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