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INS Visakhapatnam

On February 27, 2022, India’s indigenous INS Visakhapatnam was dedicated to the City of Destiny, formally. Key Facts The destroyer was dedicated by Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Jagan Mohan Reddy, in a formal ceremony at the Naval Dockyard. It has been designed, developed and built indigenously in India. It has been named after the ..

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What is ‘Presidential Fleet Review’?

On February 21, President Ram Nath Kovind conducted a Fleet Review of Indian Navy in Visakhapatnam. Highlights President Kovind is in Visakhapatnam for a three-day visit to Eastern Naval Command. Visakhapatnam is hosting the Fleet Review for the second time. First Fleet Review was hosted in 2006 by the then President of India APJ Abdul ..

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Indian Navy conducts first sea trials for Mormugao

On December 19, 2021, Indian Navy conducted the first sea trials for Indian Navy’s indigenously built stealth destroyer called Mormugao, in the Arabian Sea. Highlights The maiden sea voyage of the warship has been built under the project P-15B. Its development coincides with the 60th anniversary of liberation of Goa from Portuguese rule. Mormugao is ..

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Indian Navy commissioned INS Visakhapatnam

Indian Navy formally commissioned INS Visakhapatnam at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai. Key Points On the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi noted that India’s efforts towards defence modernisation is on full swing and it is a proud day to become Atma Nirbhar in defence sector. About INS Visakhapatnam According to Defence Ministry, INS Visakhapatnam is ..

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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.

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