INS Vikramaditya

INS Vikrant: Navy Chief reviews construction of India's indigenous aircraft carrier

INS Vikrant: Navy Chief reviews construction of India's indigenous aircraft carrier

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba on Thursday reviewed the construction of the country's first indigenous aircraft carrier - Vikrant, at the Cochin Shipyard. The Navy expects the 40,000-tonne aircraft carrier to be fully operational by 2019.

Oct 12, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Malabar exercise: India, US, Japan navies showcase their might – Spectacular images of MiG 29Ks, F/A-18 flying over USS Nimitz, INS Vikramaditya

Malabar exercise: India, US, Japan navies showcase their might – Spectacular images of MiG 29Ks, F/A-18 flying over USS Nimitz, INS Vikramaditya

Amid the military stand-off between armies of the India and China, the tri-nation Malabar naval exercise is underway in the Bay of Bengal.

Jul 17, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Malabar war games: India, US, Japan to deploy their largest warships, focus on anti-submarine warfare

Malabar war games: India, US, Japan to deploy their largest warships, focus on anti-submarine warfare

INS Vikramaditya, USS Nimitz aircraft carrier Japan's largest helicopter carrier JS Izum will take part in Malabar exercise.

Jul 05, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
'India should focus less on speeding up process of building aircraft carriers to contain China'

'India should focus less on speeding up process of building aircraft carriers to contain China'

India should focus less on speeding up the process of building aircraft carriers to contain China in the Indian Ocean and more on its economic development, Chinese official media said on Monday.

Apr 24, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
INS Viraat to be decommissioned today – Details of the aircraft carrier, which served Navy for 30 years

INS Viraat to be decommissioned today – Details of the aircraft carrier, which served Navy for 30 years

A glorious era of the flagship of the Indian Navy, the INS Viraat, which has spent 30 years in the Navy, will end on Monday.

Mar 06, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

Forces conduct major exercise to test combat readiness

The Navy has carried out a mega exercise which saw participation of its strategic assets including nuclear-powered submarine and aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, besides Su-30 and Jaguar fighter jets of IAF.

Feb 26, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
INS Vikramaditya- India's first warship to have ''onboard'' ATM

INS Vikramaditya- India's first warship to have ''onboard'' ATM

The warship carries around 1500 naval personnel onboard at a time, which often increased to 2000 when the ship sets sail, which is why the ATM comes as a live saver to the personnel.

Jan 20, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

INS Vikramaditya ready to go back to sea after 'refit works'

INS Vikramaditya, the largest warship operated by India and the third aircraft carrier inducted into the Indian Navy, is in the process of getting ready to go back to sea as she completed her "refit works" at Cochin Shipyard Limited here.

Nov 11, 2016, 17:24 PM IST