nuclear submarines

Chinese navy gets new nuclear submarine

The new submarine is stated to be 69th conventional and nuclear submarines, according to unofficial estimates by global defence think-tanks.

Sep 21, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

India needs to put greater focus on submarine building plans: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said that India needs to put greater focus on its submarine building plans and increase its fleet.

Nov 22, 2016, 21:22 PM IST

China builds second aircraft carrier base

 China is building its second aircraft carrier base in Hainan island due to its strategic location and effectiveness to deploy guided missile nuclear submarines, a researcher said.

Aug 04, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

China to commission 3 nuclear submarines

 China would soon commission three indigenously-built advance nuclear-powered attack submarines having a vertical launcher capable of delivering its latest supersonic anti-ship missiles, state media reported on Friday.

Apr 03, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Govt okays plan for building 6 N-submarines, 7 frigates

The government has cleared the indigenous construction of seven stealth frigates and six nuclear-powered submarines to bolster naval power.

Feb 19, 2015, 00:07 AM IST

India likely to lease second nuclear submarine from Russia

Faced with a depleting fleet of submarines, India is expected to acquire on lease a nuclear submarine from Russia, a deal for which may be finalised during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s visit there starting on Sunday.

Oct 20, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Man charged with selling Chinese fake parts to US military

An American businessman has been charged with importing counterfeit semiconductors from China for sale in the US, some of which were intended to be used in military equipments like nuclear submarines.

Jul 16, 2013, 10:31 AM IST

Russia to salvage sunken N-submarines

The Russian defence ministry is planning to raise and scrap two sunken nuclear submarines.

Oct 11, 2012, 21:02 PM IST

Navy to operate 5 N-subs by end of decade

Indian Navy is all set to operate five nuclear submarines by the end of this decade, including two leased from Russia and three built indigenously.

Apr 05, 2012, 17:56 PM IST

‘Pak can neither afford nor plan to match Indian Navy’

India is scheduled to induct two nuclear submarines in the near future which will include its indigenous INS Arihant and the Russian-leased Akula class INS Chakra.

Feb 25, 2012, 20:46 PM IST

Russian Navy to induct 8 N-submarines by 2020

Russian Navy will receive at least 8 Graney class nuclear-powered attack submarines in next decade.

Jul 30, 2011, 09:37 AM IST

Russia to dismantle 191 nuclear submarines by 2010

Russia`s state-run civilian nuclear power corporation `Rosatom` will dismantle 191 out of 198 decommissioned nuclear submarines by 2010.

Sep 29, 2009, 19:59 PM IST