Monday, Nov 28, 2022

aircraft carrier


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

June 25, 2021 12:38 pm

In a statement to the media after visiting the IAC at Ernakulam wharf of the Cochin port to review its construction progress, Singh described it as India's pride and a shining example of Atmanirbhar Bharat.

UK to deploy aircraft carrier as part of Indo-Pacific 'renewed focus'

February 04, 2021 11:12 pm

UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace and Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab discussed the deployment of the aircraft carrier during the “2+2” virtual meeting with their respective Japanese counterparts, Ministers Toshimitsu Motegi and Nobuo Kishi, this week.

China to build four nuclear aircraft carriers to catch up with US Navy: report

February 06, 2019 6:48 pm

Four of at least six aircraft battle groups China plans to have in the water by 2035 will be nuclear-powered, as the Asian giant tries to equal the US in naval strength, the South China Morning Post reported.

Pentagon confirms rare, three aircraft carrier drill November 11-14

November 09, 2017 8:16 am

"It is a rare opportunity to train with two aircraft carriers together, and even rarer to be able to train with three," Admiral Scott Swift, U.S. Pacific Fleet commander, said in a statement, adding the drills would take place from Saturday to Tuesday.

Aircraft carrier Vikramaditya fully operational: Navy Chief

May 31, 2014 1:56 am

Sources said the navy has proposed that the commissioning ceremony for the warships be presided over by a senior minister, as has been the norm.

9-year wait ends: India finally has INS Vikramaditya

November 17, 2013 6:21 pm

Antony attends handing-over,says at one point he had almost given up hope.

Vikramaditya has might but little protection against air attacks

November 16, 2013 3:23 am

Aircraft carrier will be fitted with missiles in a few years.

INS Vikramaditya has might but little protection against air attacks

November 16, 2013 2:19 am

Vikramaditya will be the only ship of its class to not have air defence systems.

A cruel blow to Navy’s weakest link

August 15, 2013 3:26 am

Underwater fleet already a concern,loss comes when submarines are being retired faster than they are being acquired

First indigenous aircraft carrier Vikrant launched

August 13, 2013 12:51 am

The warship is the largest ever to be built in India.