INS Arihant, first made-in-India nuclear submarine begins sea trials
INS Arihant, first made-in-India nuclear submarine begins sea trials

In a major boost to indigenisation of defence manufacturing, India's first nuclear-powered and nuclear-armed submarine INS Arihant was on Monday flagged off by the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar from Vizag for sea trials. 

Cyclone Hudhud: Nuclear submarine INS Arihant, other critical assets in Vizag safe

India's first indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant and other "critical assets" in the Bay of Bengal are safe from the devastation wrought by cyclonic storm Hudhud in the southern port city of Visakhapatnam, an official said Wednesday.

Vizag incident `industrial, not related to Navy`: DRDO

DRDO, inquiring into the March 8 accident at Visakhapatnam, in which one civilian worker was killed and two injured, on Monday said "it was not related to the Navy but an industrial accident."

Mishap at nuclear submarine site in Visakhapatnam; one worker killed

In yet another accident involving Indian Navy vessel, 1 worker was killed and 2 injured at site of under-construction nuclear submarine INS Arihant at Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam.

Indian Navy to conduct INS Arihant sea trials in a month

In a move that will pull India a step closer to achieving the “nuclear triad”, Indian Navy is all set to start sea trials for its first indigenously-built nuclear-powered submarine INS Arihant in few weeks.

INS Arihant to be ready for sea trials soon

With the indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant set to be launched for sea trials in few weeks, India will soon complete its nuclear triad.

`Submarine reactor functioning well, to be shut down for analysis`

India`s first indigenously-designed and built reactor for a submarine - INS Arihant - is functioning well but will be shut down sometime later to study reports of its functioning, top atomic energy establishment officials said.

Antony congratulates defence scientists on INS Arihant

Defence Minister AK Antony congratulated defence scientists, personnel of the Indian Navy and other organisations.

INS Arihant nuclear reactor activated; PM calls it giant stride

India has activated the atomic reactor on board INS Arihant, a development that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh described as a "giant stride".

Indigenous nuke submarine to be launched for trial soon: Verma

Indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant will be soon launched for sea trials,the Navy said.

India has successfully developed SLBM for INS Arihant

India has successfully developed its first submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) for the indigenous nuclear submarine `INS Arihant`, joining an elite club of nations possessing such weaponry.

`India to get Admiral Gorshkov, nuke sub next yr`

India will get aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov and nuclear submarine INS Arihant next year providing a much needed boost to country`s naval capabilities.

India commences work on 2nd N-submarine

Construction of India’s second nuclear submarine has begun at a classified facility in Visakhapatnam, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

India`s nuke sub reactor prototype of Kalpakkam reactor

The atomic reactor, the heart
of India`s first indigenously built nuclear submarine `INS Arihant` launched recently, is a prototype of a land-based
reactor tested successfully for the past three years.

PM to launch indigenously-built nuke sub on July 26

The Eastern Naval Command at Visakhapatnam is gearing up for a unique milestone in India`s defence history on July 26 wherein PM Manmohan Singh will launch the indigenously-built nuclear-powered submarine.