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Japan, Philippines and India participate in naval exercise ‘Group Sail’ in disputed South China Sea

Two Indian Navy ships – Guided Missile Destroyer INS Kolkata and Fleet Support Ship INS Shakti carried out a 6-day long exercise ‘Group Sail’ with naval ships of Japan, Philippines and the United States of America (USA) in the disputed South China Sea from 03 May to 09 May 19. The aim of the Group ..

Navy unveiled guided missile destroyer INS Imphal under project 15B

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba has unveiled the 3rd ship guided missile destroyer Imphal under Project 15B at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders, Mumbai. The ship weighs 3,037 tonnes. The Project 15B ships have been designed indigenously by the Indian Navy’s Directorate of Naval Design. Each ship spans 163 metres in length and 17.4 metres at ..

Indian Navy launches Guided missile destroyer ‘Imphal’

The Indian Navy has launched guided missile destroyer Imphal at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders in Mumbai. Imphal is the third ship to be launched under a project in which ships are built to carry and operate 2 multiple role helicopters. Navy has become a builder from a buyer and was slated to excel in coming years.

INS Kolkata participates in International Fleet Review (IFR-2019)

Two Indian Navy warships – the stealth guided missile destroyer INS Kolkata and tanker INS Shakti – will participate in the International Fleet Review (IFR) as part of 70TH Anniversary celebrations of PLA (Navy) at Qingdao, China on 23 April, 2019. IFR is a parade of naval ships, aircraft and submarines, and is organised by ..

The joint Multi – National Maritime Exercise “IBSAMAR 2018” kicked off in South Africa

The 6th edition of joint Multi – National Maritime Exercise “IBSAMAR 2018” between the Indian, Brazilian and South African Navies has started at Simons Town, South Africa from 1st Oct 2018. The aim of the 13-day exercise is to undertake collective training for participating navies, building inter-operability and mutual understanding as well as sharing of ..

Indo – Russian Bilateral Naval Exercise

The 9th edition of Indo – Russian Bilateral Naval Exercise, INDRA NAVY will be conducted in the Bay of Bengal from 14 to 21 December 2016. It is an annual bilateral maritime exercise held between Indian Navy and Russian Navy. The objective of this exercise is to increase interoperability amongst the two navies and to ..