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Sea phase of Singapore-India-Thailand Naval Exercise Concludes

The sea phase of the inaugural Singapore India Thailand Maritime Exercise (SITMEX-19) concluded in the Andaman Sea on September 19, 2019. About the Exercise SITMEX-19 trilateral exercise involved the participation of the Indian Navy, the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) and the Royal Thai Navy (RTN). Indian guided-missile destroyer Ranvir, Missile Corvette Kora and Offshore ..

26th naval drill exercise “SIMBEX-19” started between India and Singapore

The 26th edition of Singapore India Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX)-19 has commenced in the South China Sea on May 19. The 4-day naval drill exercise will include various maritime combat drills such as advanced aerial tracking, coordinated targeting tactical exercises and weapon firing on aerial and surface targets”. In addition to IN Ships Kolkata and ..

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 ..

Frontline missile destroyer of Indian Navy ‘INS Ranjit’ recently decommissioned

Frontline missile destroyer of the Indian Navy ‘INS Ranjit’ has recently decommissioned at a solemn ceremony at the Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam, after serving the Indian navy for 36 years. INS Ranjit is the third of the five Kashin-class destroyers built by the erstwhile USSR and was commissioned on September 15 1983 by Captain Vishnu ..

INS Kolkata and INS Shakti arrived to participate in ADMM-PLUS

Indian Navy’s 2 warships, INS Kolkata and INS Shakti had gone to Qingdao in China to participate in the International Fleet Review, which is an international maritime parade organised off the coast of China. It is celebrated to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Navy. The 2 warships, INS Kolkata and ..