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Israel inks $50m deal with India to supply medium surface-to-air missile systems to Navy

As per the contract, the state-owned company will provide a range of maintenance and other services for various sub-systems of IAI’s advanced MSRAM air defence system. 

Rajnath Singh on two day visit to Eastern Naval Command

Rajnath is also scheduled to visit ships and submarines of ENC and interact with the naval personnel and defence civilians prior to his departure to New Delhi.


K Natarajan to be new Coast Guard DG

Natarajan is currently the Additional Director General of the ICG's Western Sea Board, which looks after the security of the sensitive maritime boundary from Gujarat to Kerala.

Bombay HC dismisses pleas against obtaining NOC for buildings near naval establishments

The bench was hearing two petitions moved by Sunbeam Enterprises and Lakshchandi Columbia Enterprises, challenging a decision of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to obtain a NOC from the Indian Navy before granting occupancy certificate or development permission for the construction to be carried out.

Persian Gulf on boil, Navy starts escorting Indian merchant ships

The Director General, Shipping issued two advisories on June 13 and June 16 to all Indian-flagged vessels operating in the Strait of Hormuz and Persian, Arabian Gulf Region, advising the ships to undertake appropriate protection measures.

Fire on board warship under construction kills one in Mazgaon docks

INS Visakhapatnam, a stealth guided missile destroyer, is the lead warship of Project 15B which involves construction of four such destroyers. Started in April 2015, INS Visakhapatnam is expected to enter service with the Indian Navy by 2021.


Indian Coast Guard Navik recruitment 2019: 10th pass can apply, check details here

Indian Coast Guard Navik recruitment 2019: Candidates who have passed class 10 and above can apply. Monthly salary basic salary Rs 21,700, allowances extra.

Indian Navy, SBI, DRDO recruitment 2019: Latest jobs to apply in June

Given below is a list of jobs whose recruitment process will end in the month of June, along with their eligibility, selection procedure and salary details.

IAF AN-32 missing: Arunachal villagers saw smoke in mountain on route as search operations intensify

The aircraft, which took off from Assam's Jorhat at 12.25 PM, was scheduled to arrive at the Mechuka Advance Landing Ground in Arunachal Pradesh's in West Siang District at 1:30 PM. Indian Navy's Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft P8i, along with the Indian Army and ISRO are thoroughly conducting a massive search operation.

Trainee sailor found dead on INS Shivaji campus

“It is suspected case of suicide. Till now, no note has been found. We have launched a probe into sequence of events leading to the death," the police said.

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How to download Indian Navy admit card for AA, SSR, MR exam

The Indian Navy has released the admit cards for the post of matric recruit (MR), senior secondary recruit (SSR), artificer apprentice (AA) on its official website,

Merchant navy vessel MV Infinity One reports water ingress; Indian Navy says disaster averted

INS Trikand and CGS Amal were rushed to render help to MV Infinity one 20 Nm off Goa coast after the vessel had reported water ingress and dangerous list.


International Fleet Review 2016: Glimpses of Indian Navy's majestic display

President Pranab Mukherjee inspected one of the largest maritime events in the recent past, as International Fleet Review 2016 (IFR 2016) took place off the Visakhapatnam coast on Saturday (February 6).

INS Kochi, India's Guided Missile Destroyer, commissioned

INS Kochi is the second ship of the Kolkata-class (Project 15A) Guided Missile Destroyers.

Indian Navy launches three warships in Kolkata

A formal launching ceremony of the three Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) was held in Kolkata on Tuesday (June 30).

First Look: This magnificent ship will soon be INS Vikrant

India today undocked its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier INS Vikrant at a simple ceremony at Cochin Shipyard Limited.


Today in pics: Mumbai metro to start operations on Sunday

The Mumbai metro services on Varsova-Ghatkopar corridor would begin from Sunday.

Navy confirms two deaths on board INS Sindhuratna

The Indian Navy has confirmed the deaths of Lt Commander Kapish Muwal and Lt Manoranjan Kumar.

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Reliance Defence to set up shipyard in Visakhapatnam

Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): Reliance Defence has signed an accord with Andhra Pradesh Government to set up a naval facility along the country’s coast with an initial investment of Rs.50 billion. Reliance Defence, a unit of billionaire Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infrastructure, plans to build submarines and aircraft carriers as well as to provide services including maintenance and refitting of ships at the facility. Reliance Chairman Ambani cited estimates saying the Indian navy could spend nearly 200 billion rupees annually over the next 15 years on acquisitions and fleet modernisation of submarines and aircraft carriers.


Admiral Dhowan commissions INS Kadmatt into Indian Navy

Visakhapatnam, Jan 07 (ANI): Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral R.K. Dhowan, on Thursday commissioned INS Kadmatt into the Indian Navy and said the ship is indigenously designed by the Indian Navy's in-house organization. He assured that commissioning of INS Kadmatt marks yet another milestone in the journey towards self-reliance and Make-in-India. About 90per cent of the ship is indigenous and is equipped to fight in Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) warfare conditions.