Chief of Indian nav,Admiral Dunil Lanba inaugurated Virtual Reality Centre (VRC) at the Directorate of Naval Design (Surface Ship Group), today. Center would provide major boost to the Indigenous warship design capabilities of Indian Navy.
Vice Adm Karambir Singh will take over as the next Chief of the Naval Staff(CNS) on superannuation of Admiral Sunil Lanba on 31 May 2019. He would be the first helicopter pilot of the Indian Navy to be appointed as the CNS.
Indian Navy and Coast Guard concluded the first coastal defence exercise Sea Vigil. It was the largest such exercise the country had ever witnessed in recent times and saw participation by more than 100 ships, aircraft and patrol boats manned and operated by various security agencies.
Chief of Indian Naval staff, Admiral Sunil Lanba admitted the major concern in the South China Sea as China has gone and changed the status quo and it obfuscates the very notion of Freedom of Navigation.
The attention of the entire world is focused on the Indian Ocean Region, where our Navy is increasingly seen as a ‘net security provider’ and to add further capability, Indian Navy is gearing up to acquire 56 warships and submarines to enhance its strength.
Recently, Cdr Abhilash Tomy, an Indian Naval officer participating in the Golden Globe Race (GGR), who was injured after his boat, the 'Thuriya' was dismasted in treacherous sea and wind condition. Circumnavigation of the globe through the ocean route is based on certain rules, which have to be fol