August 11, 2021 1:39 pm
The IAC-1, tomorrow's INS Vikrant, sailed out to sea for the first time on Wednesday. The indigenous aircraft carrier is a stellar achievement of defence engineering.
November 28, 2020 5:39 pm
A Western Naval Command spokesperson said that more surface and air assets have joined the search for missing pilot Cdr Nishant Singh.
September 21, 2019 8:01 am
The state-of-the-art dry dock, constructed over nine years at a cost of Rs 1,000 crore to cater to the repair, refueling and maintenance of Navy ships, will be inaugurated by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh next week.
April 27, 2019 4:05 am
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”.
April 26, 2019 6:20 pm
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.
March 01, 2018 6:53 pm
"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.
July 18, 2017 12:34 am
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
June 10, 2016 10:11 pm
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
June 10, 2016 10:31 pm
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.
December 15, 2015 3:06 pm
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.
February 06, 2016 5:57 pm
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).
December 15, 2015 5:28 pm
Narendra Modi on December 15 chaired the Combined Commanders Conference on board INS Vikramaditya about 50 kms off Kochi coast.
June 15, 2014 12:03 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dedicated India's largest warship INS Vikramaditya to the nation.