The C-in-C said preparations are in place for hosting the President’s Fleet Review on February 21 and the Multilateral Naval Exercise MILAN from Feb 26 to March 4.
Giving the details of the assets, the Indian Navy said, “The intra-theatre exercise included mobilisation and participation of over 40 ships and submarines of the Indian Navy.”
Women power to the fore as Republic Day 2022 parade witnesses many firsts from Indian defence forces
Three marching contingents of the Indian Army wore uniforms and carried rifles from previous decades, while one contingent wore the new combat uniform and carried the latest Tavor rifles.
INS Ranvir was on cross-coast operational deployment from the Eastern Naval Command from Nov 2021 and was due to return to base port shortly.
The IAC had begun its sea trial on January 9 to carry out complex manoeuvres in high seas ahead of its planned induction in August.
The demonstration by the naval variant of the Rafale jet has kicked off at the shore-based test facility (SBTF) in Goa, people familiar with the development said.
The incident took place around 11.30am on Wednesday when a Sea King Charley helicopter hovered over the area as part of a training and familiarisation sortie.
Sarma was the Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet during the 1971 war. India had defeated Pakistan in the 1971 war leading to the creation of Bangladesh.
IAC Vikrant's construction shining example of quest for Atmanirbharta: Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu
Cochin Shipyard chairman and managing director Madhu S Nair briefed Naidu in detail on the uniqueness of the IAC project, the progress of construction and the contribution of indigenous technologies.
INS Kesari had undertaken a similar mission in May - June 2020 to provide humanitarian and medical assistance to Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar and Comoros.
The vessel was docked at Port Sahid Bahonar at Bandar Abbas in Iran on Wednesday for a three-day visit.
Ram Nath Kovind visits Indigenous Aircraft Carrier, which is in advanced stage of construction
The maiden sea voyage of the warship, built under the project P-15B, coincides with the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Goa from Portuguese rule.
Parly, who is on a visit to India, made the comments at a think-tank ahead of her wide-ranging talks with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Indian Ocean witnesses great power rivalry, basing facilities to China complicates it further: Vice Chief Navy
The Vice Chief pointed out that China's enhanced capabilities in the domain of space and cyber will increase its battle space transparency and provide information dominance.