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INS Vikramaditya


Explained: The importance of IAC-1, the Made-in-India aircraft carrier

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.

Search on for pilot missing in MiG-29K crash: Indian Navy

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.

Come September 28, Navy’s 1st aircraft carrier dry dock to start operation

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.

Fire on board carrier Vikramaditya at Karwar, Navy officer dead

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”.

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

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.

Indian, Russian military officials discuss enhancement of operational support

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.

A concert at sea

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

INS Vikramaditya gas leak: Twitter reacts to latest naval accident

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

Two killed on board INS Vikramaditya after toxic gas leak

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.

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

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.


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

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).

Narendra Modi chairs Unified Commanders' Conference on board INS Vikramaditya

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.

PM Narendra Modi on board INS Vikramaditya

June 15, 2014 12:03 pm

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