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INS Arihant passes deep sea tests, all set for operations

Indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant, which was not featured at the International Fleet Review held recently, is now ready for full-fledged operations.

First indigenous nuclear submarine's sea-trials going very well: Navy chief

The Indian Navy chief, Admiral RK Dhowan, said on Thursday that the sea trials of India`s first indigenous nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine, INS Arihant, are going "very well".

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. 

Chinese submarines in Colombo not a threatening situation: Sri Lanka

Chinese submarines in Colombo not a threatening situation: Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Wednesday said the issue of Chinese submarines making a port call in Colombo was "not a threatening situation" and the vessels were returning from Africa.

Navy holds war room brief for Arun Jaitley on critical requirements

Navy chief Admiral Robin Dhowan on Thursday briefed Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on the issues facing the maritime force including the depleting under-water force levels and the status of the indigenous nuclear submarine programme.

Mishap at under-construction submarine won`t affect project: Defence Ministry

A day after a civilian worker was killed in an accident at the under-construction nuclear submarine at Visakhapatnam, the Defence Ministry said that the incident was not connected with any nuclear-related activity.

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.

Navy begins month-long war drills off the East Coast

Nuclear submarine INS Chakra and the newly-inducted P-8I anti-submarine warfare aircraft are taking part in Navy`s month-long wargames which started along the Eastern seaboard near Vishakhapatnam.

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.

China decommissions first nuclear submarine

China has decommissioned its first nuclear-powered submarine after more than 40 years of service in the military, the People`s Liberation Army (PLA) Daily reported Tuesday.

Russia says 15 hospitalised after nuclear sub fire

Russian investigators on Tuesday said 15 servicemen had been hospitalised after a fire during repairs on a nuclear-powered submarine in the Far East, with the vessel sustaining significant damage.

Fire on Russian nuclear submarine, no leaks: Official

A Russian nuclear-powered submarine undergoing repairs at a Far East shipyard caught fire on Monday, but its reactor had long been shut off and posed no danger of radiation leaks, officials said.

Last Soviet-era N-sub to be dismantled by 2014

Russia`s Nerpa shipyard is to dismantle the last Soviet-era nuclear submarine by 2014, the yard said.

Brazil launches nuclear submarine program

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff inaugurated a naval installation that will make parts for conventional submarines.

New Russian nuclear submarine enters service

Russian navy launched new nuclear powered submarine-part of ambitious weapons modernisation effort as military prepares for naval exercise off Syria`s shores.

Russian Navy to get latest N-sub

Yury Dolgoruky, Russia`s latest ballistic missile nuclear submarine, will be put into service with the navy Sunday.

No Russian submarine near US: Pentagon

Media reports claimed that a Russian nuclear submarine cruised unnoticed for several weeks in the Gulf of Mexico near the shores of the US.

Putin attends N-submarine ceremony

Russian President Vladimir Putin took part in a ceremony to launch the construction of Russia`s fourth Borei-class ballistic missile submarine.

US N-submarine catches fire, 7 injured

At least seven people were wounded after a fire broke out overnight on a US Navy`s nuclear-powered submarine, the Navy said.

Navy to induct Russian-origin nuclear submarine

In a major boost to its
underwater strike capabilities, India will receive its
Russian-origin nuclear-powered Akula II class submarine next