India's Defence Testing Infrastructure got a major boost with the upgraded Naval Environmental Test Facility (NETF). While common test facilities for Climatic and Dynamic testing of military equipment are available in public and private sector, a critical gap existed in the country with regard to qu
On the occasion of 72nd Republic Day, a Passing out Parade (POP) was held at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala. 62 trainees including 15 women trainees passed out with flying colours, marking the culmination of their ab-initio training.
Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain Takes Stock Of Combat Readiness At Eastern Naval Command. Eastern Fleet has maintained a very high ops tempo to meet all National tasking in and beyond the Indian Ocean Region, including events in wake of the Galwan crisis.
The first of three Project 17A stealth ships, INS Himgiri was launched today. The ship built by GRSE was inaugurated by Smt. Madhulika Rawat, wife of CDS Bipin Rawat who was also in attendance as Chief Guest.
While the Navy was the first service which took up the indigenisation program long before, the share of the Navy as a percentage of total defence budget shows a decline in the Navy share from 18.12 % to 14.55%. So, the resources from budgetary sources will not be able to keep pace with the requireme
Taking forward the synergy achieved in the recently concluded Phase 1 of Exercise Malabar 2020, which was conducted in the Bay of Bengal from 03 to 06 November 2020, this phase will involve coordinated operations of increasing complexity between the navies of Australia, India, Japan and the United S
The MALABAR naval exercise is scheduled in two phases in November 2020. Phase 1 of the Exercise MALABAR 20 involving participation by Indian Navy (IN), United States Navy (USN), Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF), and Royal Australian Navy (RAN) is set to commence off Visakhapatnam in Bay of
The 11th edition of exercise INDRA NAVY, a biennial bilateral maritime exercise between Indian Navy and Russian Navy is scheduled in the Bay of Bengal from 04 to 05 September 2020. Initiated in 2003, Ex INDRA NAVY epitomises the long-term strategic relationship between the two Navies.