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IAC Vikrant sails for its third sea trials

The warship will undertake complex manoeuvres to establish specific readings of how it performs under various conditions

published on : 10th January 2022

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu visits Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Vikrant 

The Indian Navy made a detailed presentation about the vessel and its capabilities. VP visited the Hanger Deck and the flight deck of the vessel.

published on : 2nd January 2022

India should use its island territories as aircraft carrier

On the Chinese threat in the Indian Ocean with a possible deployment of its aircraft carrier in the future, the official said China has other areas which need focus.

published on : 16th September 2021

Police arrests three uncles of Afghan who worked at Cochin Shipyard

The police have also referred the case to NIA considering the national security aspect involved.

published on : 4th September 2021

IAC 'Vikrant' returns after successfully completing five-day maiden sea voyage

The aircraft carrier, built at a cost of around Rs 23,000 crore, set sail on August 4 for the crucial sea trials ahead of its planned induction into the Indian Navy by August next year.

published on : 8th August 2021

India's first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant sets off for sea trials from Kochi

The Navy in a tweet described the moment as a proud and historic day for the nation. It is the largest and most complex warship ever to be designed and built in India.

published on : 4th August 2021

Lessons from 2019 theft in aircraft carrier still lost on Cochin Shipyard?

Two years later, Afghan national found working in highly sensitive area using fake identity

published on : 22nd July 2021

India's first Indigenous Aircraft Carrier will be commissioned next year: Rajnath Singh

In a statement to the media after reviewing the progress made in the construction of the IAC, Singh described it as India's pride and a shining example of Atmanirbhar Bharat.

published on : 25th June 2021

Sea-trials of ambitious Indigenous Aircraft Carrier delayed

Sea trials were expected to be completed early this year but Covid restrictions led to delay in various activities which could have been completed during this period, a source said.

published on : 20th June 2021

India's first Indigenous Aircraft Carrier 'ready' for basin trials in September

Basin trials are conducted for proving of the propulsion, transmission and shafting systems which can be tested only out of waters.

published on : 21st August 2020