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Fire on board carrier Vikramaditya at Karwar, Navy officer dead

The Navy, in a statement, said that the fire was brought under control by the ship’s crew “in a swift action, preventing any serious damage to the carrier’s combat capability”.

Indian Navy officer dies while trying to fight fire onboard INS Vikramaditya

The officer, Lt Cdr D S Chauhan, led the firefighting efforts in the affected compartment of the ship. While the fire was brought under control, the officer suffered a loss of consciousness due to the smoke and fumes.


Indian, Russian military officials discuss enhancement of operational support

"Notably the sides deliberated on mechanisms for speedy support of aircraft carrier Vikramaditya, refits of EKM submarines and enhancing reliability of aircraft and missile systems on-board ships and submarines," the statement said.

A concert at sea

Malabar-17 demonstrates enhanced interoperability among the navies of Japan, India and the US — and a shared determination to safeguard a free and open Indo-Pacific

Two killed on board INS Vikramaditya after toxic gas leak

Four persons, including two naval sailors and two civilian workers, inhaled toxic gas while maintenance work was being undertaken in the Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) Compartment.

INS Vikramaditya gas leak: Twitter reacts to latest naval accident

Four INS Vikraditya personnel, two sailors and two civilian workers, inhaled the toxic gas while maintenance work was being undertaken in the ship's sewage treatment plant


PM Narendra Modi addresses combined commanders' conference on board INS Vikramaditya

During the three-and-a-half-hour meeting, the chiefs of the three forces would brief the Prime Minister about the previous year’s performance and the challenges ahead.

Decision to hold combined commanders' conference on INS Vikramaditya: logical or strategic?

The reason for choosing INS Vikramaditya is more logistical than strategic, says an officer. The conference will be attended by the senior most hierarchy of the defence forces.

INS Vikramaditya set for first overhaul in September

The 45,000-ton modified Kiev class warship, which was Admiral Gorshkov in Russian Navy, was commissioned into the Indian Navy in November 2013.

INS Vikramaditya set to get aerial defence system

The absence of an aerial defence system has restricted the operational capability of the 44,500-ton vessel.

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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).

Narendra Modi chairs Unified Commanders' Conference on board INS Vikramaditya

Narendra Modi on December 15 chaired the Combined Commanders Conference on board INS Vikramaditya about 50 kms off Kochi coast.


PM Narendra Modi on board INS Vikramaditya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dedicated India's largest warship INS Vikramaditya to the nation.